Events:

fall foliage forecast for 2017

Fall color is at peak in the Taisetsu Mountain Range, Hokkaido. (September 24, 2017)

https://tenki.jp/kouyou/expectation.html

when and where to see fall foliage (Japanese version only):

https://tenki.jp/kouyou/

https://weathernews.jp/s/koyo/

https://koyo.walkerplus.com/

https://sp.jorudan.co.jp/leaf/

http://www.rurubu.com/season/autumn/koyo/


Current foliage reports (Japanese version only):

http://www.yomiuri.co.jp/weather/koyo/


seasonal flowers:




Monday, October 8, 2012

susuki grass and cosmos

Japanese pampas grass(薄,susuki) is one of seven autumnal flowers.
Now is the best time to view a carpet of susuki flowers in Hakone Sengokuhara(箱根仙石原), Kanagawa Prefecture.

Hakone Susuki
Hakone Susuki by tokyosucks /flickr

 
Hakone Sengokuhara

すすき@仙石原,箱根
すき@仙石原,箱根 by cytech /flickr


すすき@仙石原,箱根
すすき@仙石原,箱根 by cytech /flickr

すすき@仙石原,箱根
すすき@仙石原,箱根 by cytech /flickr


Hakone Sengokuhara





photo by 高画質壁紙写真集無料壁紙









Tonomine Highlands(砥峰高原) in Hyogo Prefecture
















photo by 高画質壁紙写真集無料壁紙

the silver sea of susuki grass

Soni Highlands(曽爾高原) in Nara prefecture













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Tonomine Highlands(砥峰高原) in Hyogo Prefecture












photo by 高画質壁紙写真集無料壁紙







Soni Highlands(曽爾高原) in Nara prefecture




















Cosmos is also called Akizakura(秋桜) that means "autumn cherry" in Japan. They spread across Japan in the Meiji Period.



photo by 高画質壁紙写真集無料壁紙






Himawari no Oka park(sunflower hill park) in Hyogo Prefecture














photo by 高画質壁紙写真集無料壁紙

Hiruzen Highlands(蒜山高原) in Okayama Prefecture
















2 comments:

  1. Ichinen, gorgeous pictures of the pampasgrass and the cosmos flowers.
    Greetings, Ilona

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    1. Many people go to see susuki grass undulating like the sea and glistening in the sunlight.

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