Cherry blossoms in NYC: Where to catch the spring blooms

Winter is over — bring on spring.

The warmer temperatures mean it’s officially spring and the sun is sticking around longer. Some trees are beginning to growing buds and others have popped.

Meanwhile in Washington, D.C., The National Cherry Blossom Festival is underway.

You can do your own tracking of the Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s cherries on its online CherryWatch map and the New York Botanical Garden’s on their’s and plan where you’ll go to see them with our guide to the top viewing spots.

Shaye Weaver