Cherry blossoms around D.C. are beginning to bloom.
The buds on this Tidal Basin cherry blossom on March 18 remain wrapped in woody sheathes, while buds on other area trees begin to extend out with tiny bits of green evident. (Courtesy Michael Stachowicz/National Mall and Memorial Parks)
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