Iris Gardens in Kanto

Iris is one of popular flower which blooms from the end of May to the middle of June just before Ajisai start blooming. There are many Iris gardens where you can enjoy various kinds of Iris. Japanese Iris are called "Hana-shobu (花菖蒲, Japanese Iris)", "Kakitsubata (杜若, Iris)" and "Ayame (菖蒲, German Iris)." MustLoveJapan introduces the major Iris garden in Kanto. Enjoy the flower of June.

Yokosuka Iris Garden

Travel Information

Yokosuka Iris Garden (横須賀しょうぶ園) is a flower garden located in Yokosuka. It is very famous for its Iris. There are over 140,000 Iris blooming in June. It has also many other flowers to cover all seasons.

Tourist Info.
From April to June, there is a fee for parking.
Open: 9:00 to 19:00

0. at Yokosuka Station.
1. use JR Yokosuka Line to Kinugasa.
1. use local bus to Shobuen.

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