Nobody collect rubies from these cherry blossoms because every piece of cherry blossoms here will suddenly scatter if they lose their ruby. All village people around this tree eager to keep cherry blossom beautiful as long as possible. In addition, they have another reason no to be greedy. I has been legend that village around here would be ruined if this cherry tree had lost blossoms.
About 550 years ago, a certain load of Japanese soldier, usually called samurai daisyo, had mobilized his troop to transfer this tree from here to his castle in Kyoto. During that operation, many of his soldiers had found that there were many rubies, even if they did not know rubies value, and most of those soldiers had collected rubies as much as possible together with most of blanches.