The four seasons is one of the real features of Japanese natural scenes. Seasonal flowers are indispensable for adding colors to the seasons of Japan. Let me introduce typical beautiful flowers to see in Japan in every season.
When you talk about Japanese spring, the first thing people think about is cherry blossoms! They all bloom at the same time as though they were longing for it. Why not be invited by the fragrance of the flowers on the wind and enjoy the beautiful sight of the pink flowers?
Hanami or cherry blossom viewing is Japan’s popular events in spring and there are many spots and ways to enjoy it throughout Japan. Here listed are Japan’s great spots except famous sites in Kanto and Kansai regions to enjoy cherry blossoms. Picnic, stroll under flower tunnels, or party under the blooming trees-why don’t you stretch your leg for wonderful experience?
Plum blossoms are just as much of a characteristic Japanese spring flower as cherry blossoms and they have been loved since ancient times. Their cute image and sweet fragrance makes a beautiful sight. Why not visit a place where you can be surrounded by the fragrance of plum blossoms?
If you are ever in Japan during Spring, you shouldn’t miss out on Japan’s cultural event that focuses on appreciating its country flower, cherry blossoms. Here, we’ll introduce the 20 best spots in the whole country to catch the breathtaking views of cherry blossoms.
When the sakura blossom in full glory in spring, the Japanese people will always organise hanami to enjoy the flower’s beauty.
What exactly is this annual spring event? And what are “night hanami”? Read to find out.
You may be familiar with Japan’s famous cherry blossoms, or sakura – but that’s not all. Japan is also famous for cute cats! Here are 50 pictures of two things that make Japan great: cute cats with cherry blossoms.
Akita has been long famous for beautiful women, but their nature and cultural facilities are equally beautiful too. Recently, local dishes such as Yokote-yaki are receiving attention. Festivals are held year round and are a must see. Learn the many aspects of Akita by relaxing in their hot springs, eating their yakisoba, and joining in on the festivals.
Four distinctive seasons in Japan give us unique sense of nature throughout Japanese history. Sakura, Cherry blossoms, is one of the most preferred things because of its color, limited time pleasure, scent and our memories with special events such as school entrance ceremonies and ceremonies for new employees. Here’s the list of edible cherry blossom sweets in Japan.
Japan’s flower arranging tradition is called “kadou” or “ikebana”.
Along with other art forms like bonsai, its charm lies in how you can experience the four seasons through it.
Unlike flower arrangements from other countries, kadou also uses living trees sometimes.
Isn’t it right to say that the cherry blossom flower and cherry blossom towns have become a symbol of Japan in spring? When Japanese people hear news of the cherry blossom they get a sense of spring and their hearts yearn to view them. Starting from the south famous cherry blossom spots will be introduced.
What do you imagine when you think of a Japanese spring? As many of you know, we celebrate cherry blossoms, sakura (in Japanese). Sakura is a symbol of spring for Japanese people and cheers us up by giving a new air and peaceful mood. Many companies use sakura for the promotion of their products. Watch how beautifully sakura is presented here!
Did you know that Starbucks customizes their menu to different countries around the world, so there are limited menus? The extremely popular Sakura series is only in Japan, and uses sakura (cherry blossoms) as a motif. Sakura is the flower that symbolizes springtime in Japan, so this series is loaded with the sights and smells of spring. It screams Japan down to the very last detail!
Cherry blossoms are arguably the best known symbol of Japan throughout the world, with Japanese-style gardens all around the world boasting hundreds of trees that bloom in the spring. It’s hard to find an ugly sakura, but here are five examples of stunning displays of spring foliage.