Today in Washington ends the national festival “Cherry Blossom“, which is also called the “Festival of the cherry blossoms.” This grand spring festival almost 4 weeks, in this period bloomed at least 70 percent of sakura.
Do you wonder why America has the Japanese cherry blossom tree? It turns out that the most direct. March 27, 1912 Mayor Yukio Ozaki of Tokyo, to enhance the growing friendship between the United States and Japan, he presented the Japanese cherry trees to Washington. According to the regularly held, every year, the Americans like the gift.