Seibu : Let’s Get On The Train For Flower Strolling!


Seibu : Let’s get on the Train for Flower strolling!Seibu Railway Co., Ltd. (HQ: Tokorozawa Saitama, President: Wakabayashi) corridor has number of locations with seasonally blooming flowers. Cherry blossoms in Spring, of course, but pink and white carpet of moss phlox, and various lilies are also famous.
Right before the Baseball season, we have a week-long annual event, the International Roses and Gardening Show meeting it's 16th year, at our Seibu Dome. We fill our Seibu Dome with beautiful roses and gardening work, prepared by world class artists, to entertain 200thousand customers from all over the world. We also have scenic locations of spectacular autumn leaves. Seibu Railway runs special service for your access to these seasonally blooming flowers. We recommend you to visit our Seibu corridor, to enjoy the glorious vista and flavor of these flowers.

Between middle to bottom of September, one of the greatest acervate of Spider Lily in Japan, the "Kinchakuda" (approx. 54ac, Koma, Hidaka, Saitama) very close from Koma Station (SI28: Seibu Ikebukuro Line) will be filled with RED by five million spider lilies. Spider lily, so called "Manjushage" or "Higanbana" in Japan, is a bright red flower that blooms in first week of autumn.

The name "Manjushage" means "Flower from Heaven" or "Red Flower" in Sanskrit. The Buddhist scripture tells story of red flower falling from heaven, before a happy event.

?We may adjust our special service or special stops, depending on the latest blooming
forecast.

Please check our web site for the details.
http://www.seibu-group.co.jp/railways/redarrow/exp-temporary-train/1202610_1390.html ?Japanese only?

?Reference? Flower sights in Seibu Railway corridor

We recommend you to visit our Seibu corridor, to enjoy the glorious vista and flavor of these flowers.