Source: 833__3 North Japan’s Magical Cherry Blossom Scenes Captured by Photographer as Sakura Season Ends 2019-05-08 Wed 2019-05-08 Wed For those of us in Tokyo, cherry blossom season already seems like a distant memory. But residents of the chillier north of Japan are only just saying goodbye to the floral phenomenon now, in one final burst of pink. The last of the sakura scenery was beautifully captured by photographer, Yukinori Hasumi, showing the illuminated night time cherry blossom in Aomori's Hirosaki city. Hirosaki Park, home of Hirosaki Castle, is one of the top spots for sakura in all of Japan, and it’s easy to see why. 春の夜の夢の如し… pic.twitter.com/Wnoxbjc55c— Yukinori Hasumi (@833__3) 5 May 2019 These mesmerising photos show the romantic pink petals against the striking blue sky. The reflections in the river give the scenery a dream-like atmosphere. For contrast with these dramatic shots, the photographer also took stunning daytime photos showing the park bathed in sunlight. The fallen petals had almost completely covered the surface of the river and ducks can be seen swimming through them, making a trail behind themselves. 弘前の遅い春は待ち侘びていたかのような狂い咲きでした pic.twitter.com/HiGDoqvmRg— Yukinori Hasumi (@833__3) 30 April 2019 The photo sets fully showcase the beauty of sakura in both day and night time scenery. We can’t believe that cherry blossom season is already over, but at least we have autumn’s arresting scenes to look forward too later this year! By - grape Japan editorial staff. Source:833__3 Tags: Cherry Blossom / Sakura grape Japan Latest North Japan’s Magical Cherry Blossom Scenes Captured by Photographer as Sakura Season Ends Related Article Japanese Bubble Tea Stand Offering Sakura Mochi Smoothie and Sakura Soy Matcha Latte for Springtime Spring Desserts From 7-Eleven Japan Are A Sugary Feast Of Sakura And Strawberries Photographer Captures Cherry Blossom Path “Suddenly Appearing” In The Middle of Tokyo teamLab’s Digital Art Wonderland Getting Cherry Blossom Inspired Makeover for Springtime Fallen Cherry Blossoms Create Mysteriously Beautiful Nighttime Flower Raft in Aomori, Japan Sakura City’s Tulip Festa is back with more than 300,000 tulips in full bloom!