The end of cherry blossom season is certainly not the end of flower festivals in Japan! Every year, following the cherry blossoms, lush purple wisteria flowers arrive in Japan, blooming from April to May. The beautiful purple flowers are called fuji (ふじ, 藤) in Japanese. Here are the Top 10 wisteria-viewing spots in Japan!
Byakugouji’s Fuji (Wisteria) Festival
Witness a majestic sight this spring in Japan – delicate fuji (藤) wisteria cascading from the branches like purple ribbons, decorating some of the most beautiful places. Gather with many others to experience one such spectacular display at Byakugouji (白毫寺) Temple, located in Tanba City!
Beautiful purple flower, Fuji （藤）, wisteria in Kita Kyūshū (North Kyūshū)
Ohayō gozaimasu! Today’s photo is Fuji-en’s beautiful flower, Fuji（藤）, wisteria.