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'CHERRY' INGRAM: THE ENGLISHMAN WHO SAVED JAPAN'S BLOSSOMS

Synopsis

After visiting Japan in 1902 and then discovering two magnificent cherry trees in the garden of his family home in Kent, Collingwood 'Cherry' Ingram, fell in love with cherry blossoms, or sakura, and dedicated much of his life to their cultivation and preservation. Ingram became one of the world’s leading sakura experts and every spring we enjoy his legacy.