Entries Tagged as 'Yamanashi'

金曜日, 4月 22nd, 2011

Sakura Photo 2011Wanizuka cherry blossom

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Sakura Photo 2011Wanizuka cherry blossom

Located at the almost center of the Nirasaki terrace, in between Takeda area and Kita Miyaji area, is the one big round rising cherry blossom tree on top of Wanizuka.

Estimated to live 320 years, height 17m, trunk circumference 3.4m, length of branches 23m, is one of the Edo Prunus subhirtella Miq.

木曜日, 4月 21st, 2011

Sakura Photo 2011:The Yamadaka Jindai Cherry blossom

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Sakura Photo 2011:The Yamadaka Jindai Cherry blossom

The “Yamadaka Jindai Cherry blossom” is counted to be one of the three largest cherry blossoms in Japan. It is known for its longest living, it is estimated to live up to 2000 years.

Yamadaka Jindai cherry blossom is 10.3m high, the circumference of the trunk is 11.3m. The wild Edo Prunus subhirtella Miq. In [...]

木曜日, 9月 16th, 2010

Sakura tour in Yamanashi

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Sakura tour in Yamanashi

2010.04.06.
There are many locations in Yamanashi which are famous for its great view of cherry blossoms (sakura, in Japanese). It is home to some of the most famous spots in Japan, such as the Yamataka-jindai zakura in Jissouji, the Mt.Minobu Kuonji Temple, Daihoushi Park, the Oito zakura of Kanda, Ostukazuma’s cherry blossoms, and the Kanazakura [...]