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Wisteria trellis of Yuya (Shizuoka, Toyota)

Yuyagozen who is one of the charactors featured in very old Japanese novel called "Heike-monogatari" is said to plant this wisteria. The oldest tree is believed to be over 850 years old. It is certified as a National natural monument. The wisteria trellis which is as big as 572 square meters. The flowers may bloom as long as 1.5 meters in end of April to middle of June. Many visitors are charmed by these flowers every year.