Like a white phantoms
Monotropastrum humile shows its indistinct white appearance in a dim forest along the Kumano Kodo. This is a saprophytic plant 10 cm to 15 cm high also known as “corpse plant.” This plant can be seen in such places as the approach to a mountain from Takijiri-oji, as well as Hashiori-toge Pass.
A five-minute walk from Takijiri-oji
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）