Washington Cherry Blossoms: A Gift of Friendship

Washington Cherry Blossoms: A Gift of Friendship

Washington Cherry Blossoms: A Gift of Friendship

Washington Cherry Blossoms: A Gift of Friendship

03/01/2012 | 32m 11s

WETA explores the history of Washington's famous cherry blossom trees.

This special WETA production spotlights the Washington cherry trees, a gift of Japan in 1912. We explore the history of the trees and what is now one of the nation's largest springtime celebrations, taking a nostalgic look at how the cherry blossoms have been enjoyed over the years.

Washington Cherry Blossoms: A Gift of Friendship is a local public television program presented by WETA.