Daffodils, magnolias, cherry blossoms—oh my! Springtime is almost here in Seattle, and our sources say the blossoms might start blooming a little bit early this year. If you’re looking to track down some beautiful blooms, we’ve got you covered. Here are the best places to see spring flowers near Seattle.
The University of Washington
Nothing is more stunning than a college campus during the spring. It’s graduation season. Students are buzzing with the excitement of new adventures. Oh, and the cherry blossoms are blooming. The University of Washington is a classic spot for checking out spring flowers. It’s quad boasts nearly thirty Japanese cherry trees for you to photograph. It’s the perfect place for a picnic with friends and family.
Jefferson Park is the sixth largest park in the city, and is home to twenty-five cherry trees donated by the Seattle Cherry Blossom & Japanese Cultural Festival Committee. Reserve a picnic site and spend the day taking in the breath-taking beauty of the spring blooms.
Point Defiance Park
Point Defiance Park in Tacoma, Washington is one of the largest urban parks in the United States. With the Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, the Rose Garden, Rhododendron Garden, beautiful beaches, and trails, you’re sure to find an activity the whole family will love. Plus, you’ll get to see tulips and star magnolias galore.
Golden Gardens on the Puget Sound
Golden Gardens are the most beautiful spot to take in water views and spring florals at the same time. Positioned on the shoreline of Puget Sound, these gardens are home to blossoming cherry trees and sandy beaches. Inviting visitors of all ages, Golden Gardens are one of the perfect family-friendly spots in Seattle to take in the change of season.
Washington Park Arboretum
Washington Park Arboretum is beautiful year-round, but this time of year you get to experience a little something special. Blooming cherry trees and dogwoods transform the arboretum into a springtime wonderland.
Suburb Service: Seattle’s #1 Subaru Maintenance Shop
Before you take your Subaru on its next road adventure, make sure you’ve had it’s seasonal checkup. At Suburb Service, we love Subaru customers—it’s why we’ve chosen to specialize in Subaru-only car repair, maintenance, and more. We’ve treated Seattle’s Subaru customers to excellent service for so many years—and we can’t wait to treat you too.
Whether you need to make regular maintenance appointments, schedule a repair service, or want to discuss installing a security system, contact us. Call Suburb Service today at 206-364-8089 or fill out our online form to schedule an appointment with us. Show your Subaru some love.