April is a very great time to see the cherry blossoms in bloom and often New Yorkers visit Washington DC to see a full display. I took a trip to DC but the blossoms were far and few between and to my surprise the blossoms were in their glory right in the Brooklyn Borough Botanical garden during April. In addition driving around Brooklyn there are so many beautiful trees in full bloom along the streets and in homes.
In the Brooklyn Botanical garden there is the Cherry Blossom Esplanade and if you hit it at the peak this is a taste of what you find.
Another beautiful bloom is the Magnolia