Hitachi Seaside Park, Ibaraki
There being “the hill commands a fine view” which is best nemophila field in Japan “Hitachi Seaside Park” of Hitachinaka-shi, Ibaraki. It is one of the unparalleled views of Japan to which each media were also introduced as “Superb View of Blue” and “The Hill Connected to the Sky.”
The spectacle of nemophila which continues in endlessly extending is just like the one scene of a movie or a drama. The nemophila field to be wrapped in the blue sky on the hill, and to look at is right a superb view. You cannot help being impressed by dreamlike scenery.
As for nemophila of “the hill commands a fine view”, from the end of April to the middle of May is the best time to see. At this time, approximately 4,500,000 nemophilas fill up all over the hill.
In Hitachi Seaside Park, you can thoroughly enjoy a splendid plant any place other than nemophila according to a season. In summer, a rose, a sunflower, and zinnia. Kokia and cosmos in autumn. Otherwise, variety and very various plants of a seasonal occasionally give healing to people’s eyes and the heart to visit.
The carpet of kokia which colors red weaves visionary scenery as if it wavered in the world of the fantasy.
And the collaboration that kokia and a colorful cosmos spread through all over the hill is the scenery that can be see only in autumn.
Since Kokia is a therophyte, it will scatter a seed in spring and will wither in winter. It grows up greatly from the end time of summer, and becomes a round pretty green figure.
It is the beginning from the end of September to October that it begins to change color. And the best time to see in an ordinary year seems to be the time of having passed over the middle of October.
Pleasure inside the garden is not only a flower garden. Much theme area, such as sand hill area facing the sea, prairie area with the athletics, and lignosa area, etc., exists. It is a spot to be able to enjoy with families all day.
|Name:||Hitachi Seaside Park|
|Address:||Mawatari 605-4 Hitachinaka, Ibaraki 312-0012 Japan|
|Access:||Hitachinaka Seaside Railway-Minato-sen Line “Ajigaura-eki” station (20 minutes walk)|
|Tel:||(+81)29-265-9001 (Hitachi Seaside Park Office)|
|Price:||410 yen (Adult : 15 years and over)
80 yen (Children : 7 to 14 years)