Loveliest of trees, the cherry now
Is hung with bloom along the bough...
A.E. Houseman The Shropshire Lad II, 1887
As the earth turns its face towards the sun, the colour of blossom warms from the chalk-white of blackthorn and damson to a hint of rose in the cherry trees across the Church Meadow.
Katherine Swift The Morville Hours: Terce
The Walled Garden, 2012