Plants and flowers at Sengan-en

Feel the subtle changes in the garden throughout the year

Discover a wide variety of plants and flowers native to Kagoshima in each season. See what will be in bloom for your visit to Sengan-en and learn some of the meanings behind the carefully chosen flora that populate the gardens.

Plants and flowers

Summer

Rhododendron

Tsutsuji

Blooming
1

Irises

Hana-shobu

Blooming
2

Magnolia

Daisanboku

Blooming
3

Hydrangea

Ajisai

Blooming
4

Crepe-myrtle

Sarusuberi

Blooming
5

Morning Glories

Asagao

Blooming
6
cherry blossom and Sakurajima

The garden through the year

Download our yearly guide to the plants and flowers to see in each season

Find out what plants and flowers to see through the year at Sengan-en. The subtropical climate of Kagoshima is home to a wide variety of interesting plant life, and each season brings its own particular nuance to the garden. Plan your visit to Sengan-en by season and enjoy the gardens at their best!

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