Ishiwari-zakura

Ishiwari-zakura
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Ishiwari-zakura
The Rock-breaking (splitting) cherry tree (Ishiwari-zakura) is an approximately 400-year-old cherry tree growing out of a granite boulder in front of the district courthouse in Morioka, Iwate in northern Japan. It is a ten minute walk from the Morioka train station. The tree is a natural treasure of Japan.