Japanese Flowering Cherry

June 25, 2010

Japanese Flowering Cherry
Japanese Flowering Cherry

Japanese Flowering Cherry is Japanese National flower and every Japanese likes this flower. Many ancient Japanese people included this flower in their “Tanka(短歌) or Waka(和歌)" (a Japanese style poem). We call is tree as “Sakura (桜)" and often used as names for girls. This tree grows about 22.5m (75 feet) height and 15m (50 feet width) in full sun area and has flowers in spring before leaves come out.