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Tag Archives | flowers
April 12, 2013
The cherry blossoms of 2013 have come and gone. I have been a bit too busy taking care of my newborn son, Hikaru, to get out much, but I did manage to take a few of them.
July 8, 2012
At least in spring, I do. It’s unavoidable. In Japan, pink sakura — or cherry blossoms — are everywhere.
July 3, 2012
Walking in a purple wonder land.
May 20, 2012
The spider lilies are pretty flowers, but they are also slightly disturbing.
May 12, 2012
Such a fuss is made of the cherry blossoms in Japan (and elsewhere), but we do have other blossoms popping up here and there in spring, so let’s not forget about them. The peach blossoms are rather nice ones.
May 11, 2012
The wisteria sure do look nice, don’t they?
May 10, 2012
Having no yard, or a very tiny one, many Japanese cover every bit of open space around their home with potted plants.
May 7, 2012
A rain of cherry blossom petals. Here is a rain that I think just about everyone can enjoy.
May 5, 2012
Some kind of mum, I think. Chrysanthemums are very popular in Japan. In part, I suspect, because it represents the Emperor (the Imperial throne is called the Chrysanthemum Throne)