Alpine Flowers are in Bloom in Hachimantai!
We may be right in the middle of the rainy season here in Hachimantai – but this is also the season for beautiful alpine flowers! There are so many interesting, not to mention stunningly beautiful, flowers that are blooming right now!
1. Komakusa – these pink flowers have roots systems that go down a meter or more, allowing them to thrive in harsh volcanic conditions that choke out other plants.