DID YOU KNOW THAT?

The cherry blossom, or Sakura, is the flower of trees in Prunus subgenus Cerasus. “Sakura” usually refers to flowers of ornamental cherry trees, such as cultivars of Prunus serrulata. Cherry blossoms have been described as having a vanilla-like smell, which is mainly attributed to coumarin. (reference) The history of cherry blossoms in Canada relates to the enduring friendship between Canada and Japan. The first cherry blossom trees […]

Hello SPRING!

Spring is here! Like what many writers say, “It is the season of rejuvenation and rebirth”. This is the time when everyone celebrates that winter is about to end and looks forward to the arrival of summer and as the saying goes, “April showers bring May flowers.” If I may add, I think SPRING is […]