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Cherry blossom

"Is it a cloud or is it mist? The fragrance tells all." Or so the old song says. Late March is when newspapers in Japan publish a map of the "sakura front", the line indicating the spread of full-bloom across the country. Here's a selection of views of one of Japan's best-loved symbols.

On this page: 1000 pieces - 300 pieces

1000 pieces

Fuji in spring
© Tagami Akira
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Fuji in spring

Mount Fuji in its spring coat through a mass of cherry blossom makes for a challenging puzzle!

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Discontinued May 2019
An Epoch puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: E10741 (10-741 on box)
Retail price ¥2500
Fuji with pagoda
© Epoch
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Fuji with pagoda

The most sought after view of Fuji, from the park including this five-storied pagoda to the north-east of the mountain.

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An Epoch puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: E10787 (10-787 on box)
Retail price ¥2500 (approx. US$22.94 €20.33 £17.48)
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Himeji Castle
© Beverly
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Himeji Castle

One of the best-restored castles in Japan, Himeji Castle is also known as "White Heron Castle." Here a boatload of tourists make their way along the moat.

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A Beverly puzzle: 1000 pieces; 72 x 49 cm (28" x 19")
Code: B51213 (51-213 on box)
Normally ¥2800 - special offer 5% off: ¥2660 (approx. US$24.40 €21.63 £18.60)
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Fuji, cherry blossoms, and Asama pagoda
© Beverly
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Fuji, cherry blossoms, and Asama pagoda

The classic view of Fuji, from the park including this five-storied pagoda to the north-east of the mountain, with a flurry of extra cherry petals...

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A Beverly puzzle: 1000 pieces; 72 x 49 cm (28" x 19")
Code: B51226 (51-226 on box)
Retail price ¥2800 (approx. US$25.69 €22.76 £19.58)
Shipping from ¥1100 (N. America, Europe, Australasia: approx. US$10.09 €8.94 £7.69)
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Cherry blossom in Kyoto
© Beverly
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Cherry blossom in Kyoto

Kimono-clad maiko, young traditional entertainers, cross the bridge in Gion, the preserved area of old Kyoto.

* This puzzle has TINY pieces!

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A Beverly puzzle: 1000 pieces; 38 x 26 cm (15" x 10")
Code: BM81565 (M81-565 on box)
Retail price ¥2200 (approx. US$20.18 €17.89 £15.38)
Shipping from ¥600 (N. America, Europe, Australasia: approx. US$5.50 €4.88 £4.20)
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Himeji castle
© Amanaimages
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Himeji castle

Famous as the best-preserved example of Japanese castle building, the historical origins of Himeji castle are said to date back to the building of a fort in 1333. From a supposed resemblance to the outstretched wings of a bird, it is also known as "White Heron Castle."

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An Epoch puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: E10796 (10-796 on box)
Normally ¥2500 - special offer 5% off: ¥2375 (approx. US$21.79 €19.31 £16.61)
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600 pieces

Shirakawa cherry blossom
© Yoshikazu Onishi
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Shirakawa cherry blossom

Cherry blossom by a country cottage in the traditional style of the Japan Alps (in the famous preserved village of Shirakawa-go).

* This puzzle has smaller pieces than the standard size.

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An Apollo puzzle: 600 pieces; 26 x 38 cm (10" x 15")
Code: P47202 (47-202 on box)
Retail price ¥1600 (approx. US$14.68 €13.01 £11.19)
Shipping from ¥600 (N. America, Europe, Australasia: approx. US$5.50 €4.88 £4.20)
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500 pieces

Sanneizaka
© Epoch
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Sanneizaka

In a quaint corner of Kyoto, these steps are part of the passage called Sanneizaka. There are various theories for the origin of the name, but the most prominent one (based on the characters used to write the name today) is that it refers to a prayer for safe childbirth.

The cherry blossoms and traditional roof tiles provide an exquisite combination of textures for this puzzle.

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An Epoch puzzle: 500 pieces; 38 x 53 cm (15" x 21")
Code: E05098 (05-098 on box)
Retail price ¥1600 (approx. US$14.68 €13.01 £11.19)
Shipping from ¥800 (N. America, Europe, Australasia: approx. US$7.34 €6.50 £5.59)
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Fuji with pagoda
© Amanaimages
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Fuji with pagoda

The most sought after view of Fuji, from the park including this five-storied pagoda to the north-east of the mountain.

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An Epoch puzzle: 500 pieces; 53 x 38 cm (21" x 15")
Code: E05110 (05-110 on box)
Retail price ¥1600 (approx. US$14.68 €13.01 £11.19)
Shipping from ¥700 (N. America, Europe, Australasia: approx. US$6.42 €5.69 £4.90)
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300 pieces

Cherry blossom time, Hirosaki Castle
© Beverly
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Cherry blossom time, Hirosaki Castle

Hirosaki Castle, in northern Japan, framed by its famous cherry trees, the first of which are said to have been brought from Kyoto in 1715. There's also a good view of the castle foundations, walls built in the usual "non-layered" style.

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A Beverly puzzle: 300 pieces; 38 x 26 cm (15" x 10")
Code: B33166 (33-166 on box)
Retail price ¥1500 (approx. US$13.76 €12.20 £10.49)
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Tatsumi bridge (Kyoto)
© Epoch
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Tatsumi bridge (Kyoto)

Kimono-clad maiko, young traditional entertainers, cross the bridge in Gion, the preserved area of old Kyoto.

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An Epoch puzzle: 300 pieces; 38 x 26 cm (15" x 10")
Code: E25138 (25-138 on box)
Retail price ¥1200 (approx. US$11.01 €9.76 £8.39)
Shipping from ¥500 (N. America, Europe, Australasia: approx. US$4.59 €4.07 £3.50)
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Art puzzles

A wide variety of the artists in our collection have puzzles featuring cherry blossom: Thumbnails of all cherry blossom art puzzles

Deleted puzzles

For reference: you can view all the photo puzzles of cherry blossom that are out of print in the Attic.

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