Southeast Botanical Gardens
The Southeast Botanical Gardens (東南植物楽園, Tōnan Shokubutsu Rakuen) is a commercial botanical garden located in the city of Okinawa, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. The garden is open daily; an admission fee is charged.
|Southeast Botanical Gardens|
Tōnan Shokubutsu Rakuen
|Location||Okinawa, Okinawa, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan|
|Area||100 acres (40.47 ha)|
|Operated by||Tōnan Shokubutsu Rakuen & Tapic Group|
The gardens covers 100 acres (40.47 ha) and contain over 2,000 plant species, including some 450 species of palms, as well as flowers, fruit trees, a Polynesian Lake with carp, and an insect collection.
The Southeast Botanical Gardens closed in December 2010 and reopened on July 6, 2013 under a new management company, the Tapic Group.
- 東南植物楽園、７月６日再開 [Southeast Botanical Gardens reopens on July 6]. Ryukyu Shimpo (in Japanese). Naha, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan: Ryukyu Shimposha. Retrieved 2013-07-30. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "Southeast Botanical Gardens". City of Okinawa, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan: Southeast Botanical Gardens & Tapic Group. 2013. Retrieved 2013-07-30. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)