Shinjuku Gyo-en ($B?7=I8f1q(B) is a large park and garden in Shinjuku and Shibuya,
Tokyo. It was originally
a residence of the Naito family in the Edo period. Afterwards, it became a garden under the management
of the Imperial Household Agency. It is now a national park under the jurisdiction
of the Ministry of
There are 20,000 trees and 1,500 subtropical and tropical plants in the
(L) The main entrance (R) A giant maidenhair tree
(L) Maple tree $B!!(B(R) Landscope garden
(L) Dripping maple tree (R) maidenhair tree
(L) Ginkgo just before the leaves fall (R) Greenhouse
The western orchids of Shinjuku Gyoen were cultivated from the Taisho era
to the beginning of the Showa era
during the imperial garden era, and many varieties unique to the garden
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(L) Callistemon speciosus (R) Water lily
Man-made waterfall in the greenhouse
Shinjuku-Gyoen Garden in fall $B!!=)$N?7=I8f1q(B
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The article was written in December 2021,
by Junhaku Miyamoto, M.D., PhD.