Cherry blossom
A cherry blossom is the flower of any of several trees of genus Prunus, particularly the Japanese Cherry, Prunus serrulata, which is called sakura after the Japanese (桜 or 櫻; さくら).Cherry blossom is sp...
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Enjoying Hanami in Tokyo Under Sakura Trees
From the end of March to early May, sakura (さくら cherry blossom) bloom all over Japan, and I was lucky enough to arrive in Tokyo at just the right time to see them at their height. Aided by a nation...
Gorgeous Cherry Blossoms Celebrate Spring
Spring is upon us! The flowers are in bloom, the trees are blossoming, and my allergies are at an all time high. After a gloomy winter here on the east coast,…
The Sakura Season in Japan
The proud Samurai found a special connection with the blossoms.
Cherry blossom
The world of this especially beautiful cherry blossoms is Photo-Movie by photographs whom I took. このとても美しく、癒される桜(サクラ)の花々の世界は、 私が撮影した写真たちによる、Photo-Movieです。 By...
Prunus serrulata
Prunus serrulata or Japanese Cherry; also called Hill Cherry, Oriental Cherry or East Asian Cherry, is a species of cherry native to Japan, Korea and China and is used for its spring cherry blossom di...
Prunus serrulata - Wikipedia
Hanami
Hanami (花見, lit. "flower viewing") is the Japanese traditional custom of enjoying the transient beauty of flowers, "flower" in this case almost always meaning cherry blossoms ("sakura") or (less ...
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Sakurayu
Sakurayu (Japanese: 桜湯), or cherry blossom tea, is a Japanese infusion created by mixing pickled cherry blossoms with boiled water. This combination becomes a type of herbal tea, and has been enjo...
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Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival
The Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival (VCBF) is an annual spring festival held in Vancouver, British Columbia to celebrate the beauty of Vancouver’s cherry trees. The festival’s fundamental objective...
Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival - Wikipedia
Enjoying Hanami in Tokyo Under Sakura Trees
From the end of March to early May, sakura (さくら cherry blossom) bloom all over Japan, and I was lucky enough to arrive in Tokyo at just the right time to see them at their height. Aided by a nation...
Hita, Ōita
Hita (日田市, Hita-shi) is a city located in Ōita Prefecture, Japan, that was founded on December 11, 1940. It is an agricultural and industrial centre that primarily produces lumber, furniture,...
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Rock-Breaking Cherry Tree
The Rock-Breaking (or Rock-Splitting) Cherry Tree (石割桜 ishiwarizakura) is an approximately 400-year-old cherry tree growing out of a granite boulder in front of the district courthouse in Morioka, Iwa...
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Mizumoto Park
Mizumoto Park (水元公園, Mizumoto Kōen) is a park in Katsushika ward, Tokyo, Japan. It is considered the biggest park with water landscapes within the 23 Special wards of Tokyo. The park is known...
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East Lake Cherry Blossom Park
East Lake Cherry Blossom Park (Chinese: 东湖樱花园), also called Wuhan Moshan Cherry Blossom Park (Chinese: 武汉磨山樱园), is a park in the East Lake area of Wuchang District, Wuhan City, Hubei Province,...
Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival of Greater Philadelphia
The annual Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival of Greater Philadelphia is a spring celebration commemorating Japan’s 1926 gift of 1,600 flowering trees to the City of Philadelphia as a gesture of goodwill....
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Kakunodate, Akita
Kakunodate (角館町, Kakunodate-machi) was a town located in Senboku District, Akita Prefecture, Japan.In 2003, the town had an estimated population of 14,138 and a density of 90.26 persons per km...
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The Tsunami and the Cherry Blossom
The Tsunami and the Cherry Blossom is a 2011 documentary film directed by Lucy Walker. The film was nominated for the 2012 Academy Award for Best Documentary (Short Subject).
The film follows sur...
Sankei-en
Sankei-en (三溪園, Sankei Garden) is a traditional Japanese-style garden in Naka Ward, Yokohama, Japan, which opened in 1906. Sankei-en was designed and built by Tomitaro Hara (原富太郎) (1868–19...
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Inokashira Park
Inokashira Park (井の頭恩賜公園, Inokashira Onshi Kōen) straddles Musashino and Mitaka in western Tokyo, Japan. Inokashira Pond (井の頭池) and the Kanda River water source (神田上水, Kanda jōsui), e...
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Prunus × yedoensis
Prunus × yedoensis (synonym Cerasus × yedoensis, also known as Yoshino cherry; Japanese: 染井吉野 Somei Yoshino) is a hybrid cherry of unknown origin, probably between Prunus speciosa (Oshima zakura) as f...
Prunus × yedoensis - Wikipedia
Ueno Park
Ueno Park (上野公園, Ueno Kōen) is a spacious public park in the Ueno district of Taitō, Tokyo, Japan. The park was established in 1873 on lands formerly belonging to the temple of Kan'ei-ji. Amon...
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Longwangtang Cherry Blossom Park
Longwangtang Cherry Blossom Park (Chinese: 龙王塘樱花园) is a park in Longwangtang Subdistrict, Lushunkou District, Dalian, Liaoning Province, China. The cherry trees, planted downstream from the dam b...
Longwangtang Cherry Blossom Park - Wikipedia
Cherry blossom front
The cherry blossom front (桜前線, sakura zensen) refers to the advance of the cherry blossoms across Japan. The Japan Meteorological Agency records the opening and full bloom of the blossoms fro...
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Prunus speciosa
Prunus speciosa, the Oshima Cherry, Japanese オオシマザクラ (Oshima zakura), is native to Izu Ōshima island and the Izu Peninsula on Honshū near Tokyo, Japan.
Prunus speciosa is a deciduous tree typical...
Prunus speciosa - Wikipedia
National Cherry Blossom Festival
The National Cherry Blossom Festival (全米桜祭り, Zenbei Sakura Matsuri) is a spring celebration in Washington, D.C., commemorating the March 27, 1912, gift of Japanese cherry trees from Mayor Yuki...
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Aoyama Cemetery
Aoyama Cemetery (青山霊園, Aoyama reien) is a cemetery in Aoyama, Minato, Tokyo, Japan, managed by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government. The cemetery is also famous for its cherry blossoms, and at t...
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Prunus sargentii
Prunus sargentii, commonly known as Sargent's cherry or North Japanese hill cherry, is a species of cherry native to Japan, Korea, and Sakhalin (Russia).The tree was named for Charles Sprague Sargent....
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Shinjuku Gyoen
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden (新宿御苑, Shinjuku Gyoen) is a large park with an eminent garden in Shinjuku and Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan. It was originally a residence of the Naitō family in the Edo...
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Kitakami, Iwate
Kitakami (北上市, Kitakami-shi) is a city located in Iwate Prefecture, Japan. As of February 2014, the city had an estimated population of 93,559 and a population density of 214 persons per km². ...
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