• The cherry blossom tree is truly a sight to behold, especially when it is in full riotous bloom. There are several varieties of the cherry blossom tree, and while most of them produce flowering branches full of small pinkish-hued flowers, some of them produce actual cherries.

    "The Significance of the Cherry Blossom: From Beloved Tree to Cultural Icon" by Homaro Cantu, August 30, 2013.