Hanami, the countdown is on! 花見カウントダウン

5, 4, 3, 2, 1 ...

It's official: Japanese cherry trees are set to start blooming from March 20, 2015! To not miss anything, all the details on this floral weather, which the Japanese take very seriously.

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