Tree full of giant purple flowers

東大前の駅から出てきて、この木に咲くむらさきの花を見ると、しあわせになります。

Coming out of the Todaimae station on my way to teach at the University of Tokyo, this tree full of giant purple flowers makes me very happy.

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2 comments
  1. istolethetv said:

    it looks like 桐 or Paulownia tomentosa

    • palmsundae said:

      Yes! Thank you. It is called “kiri”, just as you mentioned! I am still learning many plant names, and appreciate my readers’ knowledge.

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