Ipomoea pes-caprae (Seaside Morning Glory)（Gunbaihirugao）
Tropical flower that has taken root in Kushimoto.
Ipomoea pes-caprae (seaside morning glory) is a perennial belonging to the family Convolvulaceae, and grows in colonies on tropical beaches. In summer, it produces magenta flowers, which resemble those of the morning glory, and the flowers bloom all day. Of all the areas along the Kumano Kodo, this is the only place where this plant grows.
5 minutes’ walk from the Kumano Kotsu Bus stop “Hashigui-iwa.”[橋杭岩]
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）