Japanese call cherry blossoms, "Sakura." People enjoy blooming sakura in April and have a party under the trees called a "Hanami." Sakura is a Japanese national flower and it could be a given name for girls as well as restaurants or even companies. For example, NARUTO, a popular Japanese manga, has a girl named Sakura in it and a Sushi restaurant called Sakura Sushi. Japan also has an old song called Sakura Sakura.