We turn up flower enjoying the four seasons

To where and others famous place where we hid in to filter famous in Koto City, there are much cherry blossom viewing spots. It begins to spring plum and cherry tree, and iris of early summer, autumn bush clover, seasonal flower including winter sasanqua are in full glory. Please enjoy seasonal color and flavor at each famous place.
※It may be mixed up by year at flowering time.

In spring

Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine

Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine

1.Plum

Plum blossoms said to that Prince Michizane Sugawara liked are put on Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine 300 or more and can admire red-and-white wonderful plum. "Plum Festival" is carried out at this time in the mid-February and early March in in full bloom and is full of many worshipers.

・Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine

Address: 3-6-1, Kameido, Koutou-ku
TEL: 03-3681-0010
URL: http://www.kameidotenjin.or.jp/
Access: JR Sobu Line, Tobu Kameido Line "Kameido Station" north exit 15-minute walk

The Oyoko River "promenade of waterside" (Shigeru forest Bridge - Somi Bridge)

The Oyoko River "promenade of waterside"
(Shigeru forest Bridge - Somi Bridge)

2.Kawazu-zakura

Along the Oyoko River flowing through the metropolitan Kiba Park east side, Kawazu-zakura of early blooming is planted than Yoshino cherry tree. Because there is difference by tree at flowering time in the late February and early March in in full bloom, we can enjoy pink flower from the coming out beginning of flower to full bloom for about one month.

・The Oyoko River "promenade of waterside" (Shigeru forest Bridge - Somi Bridge)

Address: Kiba, Koto-ku 4.5
Access: Tokyo Metro Tozai Line "Kiba Station" Exit 1 5-minute walk

The tide beach canal "promenade of the sea breeze"

The tide beach canal "promenade of the sea breeze"

3.Yulan

We make flower that about 150 yulans are white bloom in "promenade of the sea breeze" along the tide beach canal flowing through the Koto City to east and west. Yulan planted in one place in a mass is Tokyo, but figure of person who enjoys walk and jogging while unusually looking at flower neat and clean white is seen. The end is in full bloom from the middle of March.

・The tide beach canal "promenade of the sea breeze"

Address: 1, Touyo, Koutou-ku - 1, Shinsuna
Access: Tokyo Metro Tozai Line "Toyocho Station" Exit 2 5-minute walk

The Oyoko River building a breakwater (Botan town)

The Oyoko River building a breakwater (Botan town)

4.Yoshino cherry tree

We can enjoy cherry tree of Fukagawa including light up of the embarkation experience and going to see cherry blossoms at night to be able to enjoy cherry tree which lengthened to hang down on the surface of the water of the Oyoko River by "Edo Fukagawa cherry tree festival" started in March around Kurofune bridge (Monzennakacho) in April in average year from the ship top. In addition, Sakuranamiki spreads out in Sendaiborigawa Park along the Sendaibori River and can enjoy figure of pretty cherry tree which blooms to flow into waterside.

・The Oyoko River

Address: 2, Eitai, Koutou-ku - Sumiyoshi 1
"Edo Fukagawa cherry tree Festival"
Main holding place: Kurofune bridge ... east wealth bridges, the neighborhood of Kurofune bridge embarkation ground (1-1, Nakacho, Monzen frontage)
Access: (Kurofune bridge) Toei Oedo Line, Tokyo Metro Tozai Line "Monzen-Nakacho Station" Exit 4 1-minute walk

・Sendaiborigawa Park

Address: 6, Kitasuna, Koutou-ku - 6, Toyo
Access: Toei Shinjuku Line "Ojima Station" Exit A5 10-minute walk, Tokyo Metro Tozai Line "Toyocho Station" Exit 1 10-minute walk, a 10-minute walk from "Minami-Sunamachi Station" 2b exit

・Other famous places

With "famous spot of Koto City cherry tree please see walk map" (ask in this way pitter-patter than weather 2015 spring issue).
Downloading "famous place and walk map of Koto City cherry tree" (PDF 427KB)

The Furuishibagawa Water Park "Botanen"

The Furuishibagawa Water Park "Botanen"

5.Button

Because it was cultivated a lot button in old days, in the bank of the Oyoko River flowing through the south of Monzennakacho, it is said that this ground was accompanied by the place name called "Botan town" and we come from it and are planted about 350 in Botanen in Furuishibagawa Water Park purplish red, white, pink button about 50 kinds. We can enjoy from late April through mid-May.

・Furuishibagawa Water Park "Botanen"

Address: 1-9, Botan, Koutou-ku point
Access: Toei Oedo Line, Tokyo Metro Tozai Line "Monzen-Nakacho Station" Exit 4 5-minute walk, JR Keiyo Line "Etchujima Station" Exit 1 10-minute walk

Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine

Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine

6.Wisteria

About 100 wisteria flowers from late April through early May, and, in Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine, "wisteria Festival" is carried out. We are lighted up and can enjoy different fantastic atmosphere in the daytime by night.

・Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine

Address: 3-6-1, Kameido, Koutou-ku
TEL: 03-3681-0010
URL: http://www.kameidotenjin.or.jp/
Access: JR Sobu Line, Tobu Kameido Line "Kameido Station" north exit 15-minute walk

Early summer

Toyosumi Park east side "community garden"

Toyosumi Park east side "community garden"

1.Rose

In Toyosumi Park, about 30 kinds, about 200 roses are in full glory from mid-May through mid-June. You can enjoy not only gorgeous hues such as red, pink, white, orange but also elegant flavor. Member of inhabitant of a ward volunteer "Toyosumi Rose patio" cares for this rose and brings up.

・Toyosumi Park east side "community garden"

Address: 6-1, Touyo, Koutou-ku
Access: Tokyo Metro Tozai Line "Kiba Station" Exit 1 8-minute walk

Yokojyukkengawa Water Park "blue flag garden"

Yokojyukkengawa Water Park "blue flag garden"

2.Sweet flag

In "blue flag garden in Yokojyukkengawa Water Park," iris makes flower that purple, light blue, white, pink are colorful bloom from the beginning of June to the middle. About 90 kinds, 1,000 irises are planted and can enjoy wet taste only by the rainy season.

In addition, in famous garden, Kiyosumi Gardens of downtown area, about 350 irises make in full bloom from the beginning of June to the middle. Cool flower blooming in waterside lets you feel refreshing coolness. Kiyosumi Gardens can admire camellia, plum, narcissus, pheasant's-eye elsewhere in bush clover, sasanqua, cluster-amaryllis, Japanese silverleaf, winter in autumn.

・Yokojyukkengawa Water Park "blue flag garden"

Address: 7-3, Touyo, Koutou-ku
Access: Tokyo Metro Tozai Line "Toyocho Station" Exit 4 7-minute walk

・Kiyosumi Gardens

Address: 3-3-9, Kiyosumi, Koutou-ku
TEL: > 03-3641-5892
URL: http://www.tokyo-park.or.jp/park/format/index033.html
Access: Toei Oedo Line, Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line "Kiyosumi-Shirakawa Station" Exit A3 3-minute walk

Kyu-Nakagawa waterside park "hydrangea promenade"

Kyu-Nakagawa waterside park "hydrangea promenade"

3.Hydrangea

About 150 hydrangeas are planted in flower bed right under Furuishibagawa Water Park Sekiguchi Bridge. Hydrangea macrophylla of purplish red and pink say Yaw hydrangea, blue and light purple makes colorful beautiful flower bloom at time of the rainy season of the middle from the beginning of June.

In addition, in Kyu-Nakagawa waterside park, "Kyu-Nakagawa hydrangea Festival" is held to flowering of hydrangea in average year. Enjoy colorful beautiful flower on "hydrangea promenade";, too, and enjoy in boating and cafe;, too. Would you like to take cool air while enjoying hydrangea of waterside?

・Furuishibagawa Water Park

Address: 1, Botan, Koutou-ku
Access: Toei Oedo Line, Tokyo Metro Tozai Line "Monzen-Nakacho Station" Exit 2 5-minute walk

・Kyu-Nakagawa waterside park "hydrangea promenade"

Address: 9, Kameido, Koutou-ku
Access: Tobu Kameido Line "Kameido-Suijin Station" 5-minute walk/JR Sobu Line, Tobu Kameido Line "Kameido Station" east exit (exit for exclusive use of JR Sobu Line) 15-minute walk

Autumn ... winter

1.Bush clover

Ryugenji Temple is known as famous spot of bush clover from the Edo era and is also called bush clover temple. Bush clover of several hundred kinds collected from each places of the whole country in from September to early October as for the in full bloom of bush clover of purplish red and white make small flower bloom. There are phrase and monument which Matsuo Basho and Hakyo Ishida, Naobumi Ochiai left in the precincts and can feel autumn taste.

・Ryugenji Temple

Address: 3-34-2, Kameido, Koutou-ku
Access: JR Sobu Line, Tobu Kameido Line "Kameido Station" north exit 20-minute walk/Keisei Line "Oshiage Station" Exit B1 10-minute walk

Kameido Central Park

Kameido Central Park

2.Sasanqua

Kameido Central Park is famous spot of sasanqua which is flower of Koto City, and about 50 kinds, about 4,000 are planted. There is "sasanqua guide map" in garden, and in full bloom of each kind is introduced. We can enjoy colorful sasanquas such as white and pink, purplish red, rouge from December through February. In addition, the emperor dahlia can enjoy cherry tree from October through November in April, too.

・Kameido Central Park

Address: Kameido, Koto-ku 8.9
Access: Tobu Kameido Line "Kameido-Suijin Station" 2-minute walk