greenhouse appearance
The greenhouse of Higashiyama Botanical Garden is formed of three rows north and south.  It was established in 1937 and is the oldest in existence in Japan.  The central part of the anterior row is the Central Palm Greenhouse which is dome-shaped.  It is 12.4 m in height, and it is used for growing tall trees such as palms.  The large relatives of Palm such as Double coconut and Areca palm and the relatives of Ficus such as Indian rubber tree are planted here, and it fully gives an atmosphere of a warm southern forest of everlasting summer.  The 13 kinds of plant such as the Bougainvillea and the Bodhi tree are also grown here since its opening.
Arisan-himebaran
Arisan-himebaran
Calathea bachemiana
Calathea bachemiana
Calathea bachemiana
Calathea bachemiana
Calliandra emarginata
Calliandra emarginata
(Powder Puff)
Daemonorops margaritae
Daemonorops margaritae
(Ratten)
Hari-tsurumasaki
Hari-tsurumasaki
Hoya sp.
Hoya sp.
Jade vine
Jade vine
Kedah Gardenia
Kedah Gardenia
Livistona chinensis (Jacq.) R. Br.
Livistona chinensis (Jacq.) R. Br.
Malay apple
Malay apple
Palm Grass
Palm Grass
Panama hat plant
Panama hat plant
Peach-colored trumpet flower
Peach-colored
trumpet flower
Ruscus hypoglossum
Ruscus hypoglossum
Sweet Acacia
Sweet Acacia
Totsuru-modoki
Totsuru-modoki
Tradescantia sp.
Tradescantia sp.