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.


A Lane of Jewels

A Lane of Jewels

A grand array of beautiful colorful flowers.