Season’s topic – Peony flowers (2017-02-12)

Peony is in bloom! Peony (Paeonia suffruticosa) originally comes from China, and became one of the popular horticulture flowers in Japan. Common peony blooms in spring, but some horticulturists grow peony with special care to bloom in winter.


Webmaster visited Peony Garden of Tsurugaoka-hachimangu Shrine in Kamakura last week.

Admission:¥500 for adult. (Free admission to the precincts of the shrine.)

Access: Tokyo (local train 0:46) Kamakura (walk 0:10) @


No word is necessary. Webmaster just show you the photos of the flowers for you to enjoy.