Sakura is the national flower of Japan which we know as "cherry blossom". It is derived from saku which means to bloom or alternately to smile. Cherry blossoms are a symbolic flower of the spring, a time of renewal, optimism, and the fleeting nature of life. Enjoy this blossom as a necklace, earring, bracelet and ring. We may customize this item to your liking. Please contact us if you want this necklace customized or if you have any questions.