Spring in Fairmount Park in Philadelphia
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There are about 1,000 cherry blossom trees in Fairmount Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. We toured
the Fairmount Park  on Friday, April 17, 2009 to enjoy the blooming cherry blossom and several other kinds of
beautiful flowers near the Horticulture Center.
The Japanese House and Garden in Fairmount Park

Map: Click here to see a detailed Park Map of Fairmount Park
More information on the annual Cherry Blossom Festival at Fairmount Park is available at the following website:


Map: Click here to see Google Map showing location of Fairmount Park
More flowers in Fairmount Park
Fairmount Park is a very large park system in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This is my first trip on April 17, 2009
to Fairmount Park, and we toured only the fenced-in area near the Horticulture Center near the junction of
Montgomery Drive & Belmont Avenue plus the Philadelphia Zoo which is at the southern end of Fairmount Park.
The best 15 different locations to enjoy the blooming cherry blossom in Fairmount Park are shown on the map
and the list in following web page:


Furthermore, the two river drives along both sides of Schuylkill River flowing through the Fairmount Park are
also very beautiful.

There are about 3,000 cherry blossom trees in Branch Brook Park in Newark, New Jersey. In the spring
season when these 3,000 cherry blossom trees are blooming, it is also very beautiful as shown on my
Travelogue web page at:


The weeping cherry trees in Holmdel Park in New Jersey are also very beautiful in the Spring season as shown
on my Travelogues web page at:

Colorful fish in the pond in the Japanese Garden
In addition to the beautiful flowers in the Fairmount Park,  the camellias in the Philadelphia Zoo are also very
beautiful as shown in the following. The Zoo is at the southern end of Fairmount Park.
富麗堂皇的茶花, 如此驕艷如此風情。

Camellia in Philadelphia Zoo
A bird (American Robin) on the nest
A peacock in the Philadelphia Zoo.
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春天的櫻花開得繽紛浪漫,旖旎的風光,漫步賞櫻, 讓人流連忘返。
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