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Unique and Beautiful Plants Native to JapanJapanese gardens can be full of beautiful, unique plants. Japan has rich nature throughout its four seasons, as hot humid summers facilitate some plants while dry conditions and heavy snow lead to others. Here are some of those beautiful flowers.
Ikebana: Flower Arranging in JapanIkebana is the Japanese way in which flowers are arranged and brought to life. Today, it is a form of art that is embraced by modern art and design. Ikebana is more than just a simple arrangement of flowers, as it takes on a more spiritual and artistic meaning to those who practice it.
D.C. Japanese Cherry Blossom FestivalEvery year, the National Cherry Blossom Festival takes place in Washington D.C. in the surrounding Tidal Basin. With over 3,000 beautiful trees to see, the National Cherry Blossom Festival depends on the blooming of these trees that typically occurs in March.