Thursday, April 26, 2012
Win the Official Cherry Blossom Festival Book
To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the gift of 3,000 cherry trees from the mayor of Tokyo to our nation’s capital, the National Geographic Society has published this definitive guide, Cherry Blossoms: The Official Book of the National Cherry Blossom Festival. Discover the storied history of how this gift of friendship between nations has blossomed into a National Festival attended by millions. Enjoy the sumptuous photography — as a memory of a cherished experience or as an appreciation of something fine and beautiful that is a rite of spring in Washington, DC. Hardcover; 224 pages.
To enter to win a copy of the official National Cherry Blossoms Festival book (valued at $30), send an email to WashingtonGardener@rcn.com by 5:00pm on April 30 with “Cherry Blossoms” in the subject line and tell us: What planted have you killed more than once in your garden? In the body of the email, please also include your full name and mailing address. The winner will be announced and notified by May 2.