Cherry Blossoms, Japan

Cherry blossom is called sakura in Japanese. It is a Japanese symbolic flower. There are various kinds of cherry trees, and an especially old cherry tree is called edo-higan.

Photograph by Hideyuki Katagiri

Cherry Blossoms Photo — Flower Wallpaper — National Geographic Photo of the Day.

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A Lane of Jewels

A Lane of Jewels

A grand array of beautiful colorful flowers.