April 6, 2022. Today featured double blossoms. Most of the early and mid-season cherry bloomers have single flowers – five petals, while most of the late bloomers have double blossoms, some with even up to 100 petals. Here are two double-bloomers from mid-season: ‘Takasago’ and ‘Shirotae’.

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‘Takasago’ in the Renfrew-Collingwood neighbourhood, photo by Lisa Lennie.
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‘Shirotae’ in the Sunshine Coast neighbourhood, photo by Shirley Willard.

These have been featured photos on the Blooming Now page.

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