Fruit Garden Yamagata
- Japanese Pears
Fruit Garden Yamagata is a tourist farm located at Naruto City in Tokushima Prefecture, which is also famous for the swirling current in the strait. At this farm, visitors can enjoy harvesting strawberries and pears, as well as barbecues.
The farm is famous for the sweet, large strawberries. With the history of cultivating strawberries for eighteen years, Yamagata has also devised various cultivation methods.
“Uzushio Berry,” an original cultivar created at this farm, is very popular, with a superb balance of sweetness and acerbity.
The strawberries of Fruit Garden Yamagata is known for the following three features. One: No harmful fertilizers are used, so the fruits can be eaten without cleansing. Two: The farm employs an elevated cultivation device for the strawberries, so they ripen to a deep red color. Three: The strawberries are tasty, with the use of an original fertilizer.
The strawberries are grown inside a greenhouse, so the visitors need not to worry about the weather. The greenhouse is equipped with a lane for wheelchairs, so visitors with strollers, as well as the wheelchair users, can enjoy picking strawberries.
The charge for an all-you-can-eat strawberry picking differs according to the season.
If you like fruits, visit Fruit Garden Yamagata.
|Farm Name||Fruit Garden Yamagata|
|Farm Information||Fruit Garden Yamagata is a tourist farm at Naruto City, Tokushima Prefecture, which is also famous for the swirling current of the strait. Visitors can enjoy harvesting strawberries and pears, as well as barbecues. “Uzushio Berry,” an original cultivar created at this farm, is very popular.|
|Admission Fee||Differs depending on the season.|
|Hours||Summer 8:00 - 18:00, Winter 9:00 - 17:00|
|Closed||The farm closes on an irregular schedule.|
|Address||Tokushima, Naruto, Otsu-cho, Oshiro 645-1|
|Nearest Station||Kyokaimae Station (JR Naruto Line)|
|Access from the Station||15 minute walk from Kyokaimae Station.|
|Access by Car||30 minute car ride from JR Tokushima Station.|
|Language support||Simple English|