FROM THE GARDEN OF ZEN
My photographic notes about Kamakura or the gardens of Zen
August 31, 2009
False-dragonhead flowers in Jyochi-ji temple
In Japan, this plant is called "
no o" because its flower (
) looks like a tiger's tail (
no o). The blooming of this light-violet flower signals the oncoming of autumnal colors in the zen gardens of Kamakura.
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