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  1. The Japanese cherry tree that makes the National Cherry Blossom Festival possible. The festival first started in 1934 to commemorate the mayor of Tokyo's gift of 3,000 sakuras to the city of Washington, D.C. The number of trees has since grown to over 6,000. Posted by: Anonymous on Jan 02, 2009 (1) (0)
  2. Japanese cherry tree. Posted by: karmafan on Jul 03, 2008 (0) (1)
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