Merit Winner: Sakura

Category: Outdoor Scenes

 

Photo and caption by Hideyuki Katagiri

Cherry blossom is called Sakura in Japanese.Cherry blossom is Japanese symbolic flower.There are various kinds in a cherry tree and an especially old cherry tree has many kinds called Edo-Higan. The trees of the cherry tree exceeding hundreds of years are located in a line with a nebula this temple, and if spring comes every year,can looks at a powerful spectacle can do it. This photograph focused on Edo-Higan and photographed Beni-Sidare which is back together.

Location: Seiunji-temple,Arakawa,Saitama,Japan

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