Amanogowa

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    Location of Amanogowa's will be summarized here. (Prunus Sato-zakura Group 'Ama-no-gawa')
     
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    *on Chilco to Alberni, three skinny Amanogawas -please see pictures in West End. (step 6)
     
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    * on Melville - please see pictures in Downtown
     
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    *on Hemlock just south of 12th Ave. - please see pictures in Fairview.
     
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    wcutler Renowned Contributor Forums Moderator VCBF Cherry Scout 10 Years

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    Amanogawas are one of the last cultivars to bloom. They're still looking good on May 9, 2009. Here are some locations reported in 2009 and some from 2008:

    Richmond: six trees at the intersection of Minoru Blvd and Westminster Hwy
    [edited by wcutler] and at the Sandman Hotel, see photos.

    Burnaby: this was posted last year: Several Amanogawas line the street on Douglas west of Halifax, outside the Masonic Cemetary

    West Vancouver: four locations of single trees posted in an area east of 15th, north from Haywood.

    Riley Park: SW corner of Quebec and 40th Avenue, April 30, 2008.

    Kensington/Cedar Cottage: in the parking lot of medical building, 1750 E. 10, east of Commercial Drive, May 2, 2008.

    Kensington/Cedar Cottage: in between buildings off the back lane of E. 11, east of Commercial Drive, May 2, 2008.

    Arbutus Ridge: Five small Amanogawas at 22nd near Trafalgar

    Downtown: inner courtyard at the Bayshore Hotel, one nice tree
    * on Melville - please see pictures
     
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    wcutler Renowned Contributor Forums Moderator VCBF Cherry Scout 10 Years

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    Killarney: 6 young Amanogawas at the yard of the residential buildings near 48th & Wales

    West Point Grey: Point Grey Road, in Yacht Club yard
     
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    wcutler Renowned Contributor Forums Moderator VCBF Cherry Scout 10 Years

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    Amanogawa locations added since the last posting:

    Kitsilano: 2nd and Larch, see photos.
    Some Kitsilano Amanogawas are at 1st and Maple, and on Larch between 4th and 5th

    West End / Stanley Park
    : Georgia, along pass-thru to Grosvenor Plaza on Alberni, see photos. Same posting, Bute and Alberni, fourteen trees planted in 2011 and three tall older trees.

    Richmond: Strip mall at McMillan and Westminster Hwy, see photos.
    8120 Granville, see photos. 8644 Jones St, see photos.

    Fairview: Willow and 16th, one tree, across the street from ones posted in South Cambie. See photo.

    South Cambie: Willow and 16th, eight trees at apartment building entrance, see photos.

    UBC: this is on the map, but I can't find a posting for it: "UBC - A very tall thin Amanogawa in front of building on University east of Main Mall. Flowers are very high up. Blooms late April."
     
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    wcutler Renowned Contributor Forums Moderator VCBF Cherry Scout 10 Years

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    Not-timely posting of new 'Amanogowa' postings in 2012.

    North Vancouver: 3 beautiful 'Amanogawa' trees on the 2700 block of Tempe Knoll Dr. See photos.

    White Rock / South Surrey: 143 St and 34 Ave, see photos. Also,
    14147A St between 28 and 30 Avenues, photos.
    In school area at 148 Str between 17 and 18 Avenues, two 'Amanogawa' trees, photos.
    'Amanogawa' at 26 Ave and 149 St, photos.
    One 'Amanogawa' at 24A Ave near 150 St, photos.
    Blackburn Ave and Archibald, four trees around a house, photos.
    Four 'Amanogawa' at 140 St between 18 Ave and 16 Ave. Two best trees along west side of 140 St, photos.
    New street from 26 Ave, west from 160 St, 21 'Amanogawa' cherries, photos.
    26 Ave west from King George Hwy, 7 'Amanogawa' trees, photos.
    1222 King George Hwy, 15 'Amanogawa' trees, photos.
    Corner of 148A St and 22 Ave, 6'Amanogawa' trees, photos.
    2099-152St, very tall 'Amanogawa' tree, photos.
    18 Ave and 152 St, photos.
    Entrance to Semiahmoo shopping parking from 152 St. Four 'Amanogawa' cherries, photos.
    Oxford St, Evergreen Baptist Home parking and around, 'Kanzan'(at least 5) and 'Amanogawa'(at least 3) trees, photos.
     

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