Vitex rotundifolia (Beach Vitex) Flowers（Hamagou-no Hana）
Plant that protects sandy soil
Vitex rotundifolia (beach vitex) is a deciduous shrub that belongs to the Verbenaceae family. These plants grow creeping along the surface of sandy areas on the coast, and their colonies help to protect sandy soil. In summer, they bear bluish-purple flowers that emit a pleasant fragrance.
60 minutes’ walk from JR Tako Station
Mifune Matsuri Festival – a Finale of the Kumano Taisha Grand Shrine Matsuri Festival (One of the Annual Grand Festivals Held at Kumano Hayatama Taisha Grand Shrine)
（Kumano Hayatama Taisha Reitai-sui, Mifune Matsuri）