New famous spot of jacaranda opened on June 6, 2014!



Shrine


 "Jacaranda" which became flowering tree which told early summer of Atami now. Park which let you accumulate the "jacaranda" Honshu one as new tourist attraction opened on June 6, 2014!

 Is along water park; the jacaranda flowering situation of Omiya Green Area is
this!

 

Atami and jacaranda

 Beginning of jacaranda in Atami is 1990 (Heisei 2). From two trees given by Portuguese Cascais which was international sister city. It was flower which told early summer of Atami in one of the three major flowering tree of the world now. Simply because it is warm Atami that roadside tree is jacaranda. It is rare scenery in Honshu. Recognition in Japan of jacaranda is spreading with increase of passenger to overseas resort.
 Rainy season that doing opens flower of umbrella as for the flowering in Atami in occasion. shitoshitoto is season when we are apt to turn to bottom in the rain to continue to fall, but flower of trumpet-shaped small violet colors the sky like bouquet in Atami.
 

June, 2014 photography

Jacaranda (Omiya Green Area)

June, 2014 photography

Jacaranda (Omiya Green Area)

June, 2014 photography

Jacaranda (Omiya Green Area)

June, 2014 photography

Jacaranda (Omiya Green Area)

June, 2014 photography

Jacaranda (along water park)

June, 2014 photography

Jacaranda (along water park)

State of completion ceremony

We held completion ceremony.

 We renewed from 11:00 a.m. on June 6, 2014 and held completion ceremony of Omiya Green Area "jacaranda promenade" which opened newly.
 As for the ceremony, is unfortunate; it became likely to rain, but invited many people made an effort for this maintenance, and attended at Portuguese Ambassador to Japan, and it was grand ceremony.


Jacaranda promenade maintenance 1

June 6, 2014

State (mayor greetings) of ceremony

Jacaranda promenade

June 6, 2014

State (Otsuka Shokai's honorary chairperson, consultant Minoru Otsuka greetings) of ceremony

Jacaranda promenade

June 6, 2014

State (tape cutting) of ceremony

Ceremony

June 6, 2014

State (the meeting place) of ceremony

Promenade 2

June 6, 2014

State (Portuguese ambassador Jose de Frey TASS Feller's state congratulatory address to Japan) of ceremony

Ceremony

June 6, 2014

State (address of gratitude, the bouquet presentation) of ceremony

Summary

 In Atami-shi, we maintained "Omiya Green Area" which opened in front of sun beach of Kishimachi, Tokai from 2012 as promenade (promenade) by jacaranda which was one of the three major flowering tree of the world again.
 This merged as part of the making of new famous place following Atami Baien (plum of early blooming), Itokawa promenade (atami cherry tree) if along water park and maintained Omiya Green Area again so that it was promenade (promenade) of jacaranda. Among Omiya Green Area, we maintained approximately 4,000 square meters except pine of shrine again and planted 106 jacaranda. In addition, is transplant, or remove existing palms except a part; washing and stretching to lawn prolonged green, repair of two places of fountain open spaces that there is add flower mainly on low flowering tree newly, and create flower and green scenery which does not die out through the year.


Shrine

June 19, 2014 photography

Omiya Green Area (the Ito side)

Sun deck

June 19, 2014 photography

Omiya Green Area (sun deck)

Shrine

June 19, 2014 photography

Omiya Green Area (Tokyo side)

About jacaranda

●Positioning
One of the  three major flowering tree [furamboyan (Chinese phoenix tree), supato ­ dea (flame tree), jacaranda (auspicious purple clouds tree)] of the world.
 
●Form and essence
 Fallen leaves Takagi - shrub of Bignoniaceae. Twice jugum, flower similar to fern which is elegant as for the leaf indigo blue or violet
  At basics, there are pink and white, too. It is fallen leaf, but often puts on leaf until the early spring.
 
●The place of origin
 It is originally from tropical - subtropics in South America, and approximately 50 kinds are known.
 
●Distribution
 It is cultivated around the world tropical zone, subtropical dry zone. There is cultivation example to South Kanto - Okinawa in the country.
 
●Growth environment
 We like comparative drylands with many in warm land which does not catch toshogai and sunshine.
 
●Flowering properties
 Leaf precedes flower in the country and buds. The whole crown being covered with flower because there is relatively little number of the flowers
  There is few.

Reference of this page contents

Department name: Sightseeing and Construction Department Urban development division Greenery section