Silent beauty (Photo: Tomoko Kamishima)

Ashikaga Flower Park in May - Part 2

Silent beauty of light-up wisteria

Tomoko Kamishima   - 1 min read

The aroma of wisteria blossoms is in the night air. People who came here in the daytime are still enjoying flowers even at night in a tunnel of white wisteria, under the 1000 square meter purple wisteria trellis, or in the benches on the water looking up at the distant view of flowers.

Ashikaga Flower Park has 6 species and 350 wisteria trees in the garden. The din and bustle of the daytime has quieted down here in the darkness, and everyone seems to be impressed by the silent beauty of this magnificent light-up. Read part 1

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Tomoko Kamishima

Tomoko Kamishima @tomoko.kamishima

Japan is a small island nation, but we have a huge number of surprising things to discover here. Many of these delights can be found when you step off the main street onto small side paths. I really enjoy studying about and researching various aspects of traditional Japanese culture, and then sha...