Recommended books about cherry blossoms:

Ornamental cherries in Vancouver, by Douglas Justice

Ornamental Cherries in Vancouver, by Douglas Justice

Flowering cherries, by Geoffrey Chadbund

Flowering Cherries, by Geoffrey Chadbund.

Japanese Flower cherries, by Wybe Kuitert

Japanese Flowering Cherries, by Wybe Kuitert.

Trees of Vancouver, By Gerald Bane Straley

Trees of Vancouver, by Gerald Bane Straley.

Ornamental Cherries by Collingwood Ingram

Ornamental Cherries, by Ingram Collingwood.

Thank you to Douglas Justice for providing this list of resources during the Blossom Biology workshop at VanDusen Garden.