The largest wisteria garden in Japan with over 350 wisteria trees in a park of 94,000 m². There are many visitors every year during the season of ‘Wisteria Story - Great Wisteria Festival’. The park is proud to have more than 350 blossoming wisteria such as the 150 year old great wisteria which is a Tochigi Prefecture designated natural treasure, the large wisteria trellis as big as 600 tatami mats with three wisteria trees, a unique wisteria with double blossoms and an 80 m long tunnel of white wisteria. Visitors can enjoy seasonal flowers throughout the year. Recently the park has been chosen and certified by night view appraisers as the best illumination display in Japan. The ‘Flower Garden of Lights’ illumination display is extremely popular.
Basic information and access
607 Hasama-cho, Ashikaga City, Tochigi Prefecture 329-4216
A 13-minute walk from Tomita Station on the JR Ryomo Line
30 minutes by car from Tobu Ashikaga Station
15 minutes from Ashikaga Interchange on the Kita Kanto Expressway
18 minutes from Sano Fujioka Interchange on the Tohoku Expressway
Provided (free) *Temporary car park is provided during the Great Wisteria season.
See the Ashikaga Flower Park official website for details such as hours of operation, open days etc.
Ashikaga Flower Park (external site).