Today’s famous “Sakura” spot is “Isshingyo-no-Oozakura” at Kumamoto prefecture.
“Isshingyo-no-Oozakura” is a big cherry tree. The age of a tree is over 400 years!
Around a cherry tree, there are the rape flower. The contrasts of a cherry tree and the rape flower are very beautiful.[ Information ] “Isshingyo-no-Oozakura”
■Full bloom of the average year:
From the end of March to the beginning of April.
■Open:9:00～18:00 (For illumination season: 9:00～21:00)
3226-1, Nakamatsu, Minami-Aso village, Kumamoto
■TEL: +81-967-63-8900 (Isshingyo Park)
http://www.vill.minamiaso.lg.jp/map/oozakura.html (Only Japanese)
15 minutes walk from “Minami-Aso” line “Nakamatsu” station.