Welcome to Hawaii Sakura Foundation
Cherry Blossoms with Aloha
The purpose of the Hawaii Sakura Foundation is to familiarize Hawai‘i residents with Japanese flowering cherry trees — otherwise known as “sakura” — and to introduce more trees into various locations of Hawai‘i.
Formerly known as the Cherry Alley Committee, the Hawaii Sakura Foundation was approved by the State of Hawai‘i as a nonprofit incorporation on August 31, 2017.
More than 100 years since cherry blossoms were donated to Washington D.C., Japanese cherry blossoms came to Hawaii to enrich friendship and goodwill between Japan and the United States.
Japanese cherry blossoms has bloomed in tropical state Hawaii, which fact reverses the established theory. We, Hawaii Sakura Foundation will continue further activities.
Wahiawa Sakura was introduced in YouTube “ CHOI LOCO CHANNEL “ Please take a look!
SANDY TSUKIYAMA will host the online talk & music show. Sandy is the great supporter of our Sakura movement and always reports us the condition of the Sakura trees at Magoon Facility in Manoa.The event is free to the general public and will be live-streamed on YouTube...
Photo by Norie, 01/17/2021The tree is bearing the fruits (seeds)Photo by Norie, 01/17/2021We used transplant bags to cover the seeds, So that birds will not eat them up.Photo by Norie, 01/17/2021We covered 12 sections by using bags. Now the tree looks like a...