In honour of Canada Day, this is the grave of the man who invaded Washington and burned down the White House. Major-General Robert Ross, veteran of the Napoleonic wars and the war of 1812. More photos in comments

In honour of Canada Day, this is the grave of the man who invaded Washington and burned down the White House. Major-General Robert Ross, veteran of the Napoleonic wars and the war of 1812. More photos in comments

A Japanese White Pine (in training since 1625) at the National Bonsai and Penjing Museum in Washington, DC. This tree survived the bombing of Hiroshima; Stephen Voss [2048 x 1365]

A Japanese White Pine (in training since 1625) at the National Bonsai and Penjing Museum in Washington, DC. This tree survived the bombing of Hiroshima; Stephen Voss [2048 x 1365]