Turning the Book Wheel
A tumblr of semi-random stuff from the stacks of the Smithsonian Libraries
10 of April, 2013

Some lovely color illustrations of cherry blossoms from The cherries of New York, by U.P. Hedrick, (1915)
Not the cherry blossoms we have here around the Tidal Basin, which are prunus serrulata, but still pretty.

(Source: biodiversitylibrary.org)


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Tags:  #spring  #cherry blossoms  #sakura  #prunus

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