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Seasonal plants and animals
Please enjoy the nature at Meiji Jingu troughout the year. There are many seasonal plants and animals, so the ones below are only a small selection. Some of them are endangered, and all of them are part of this holy forest. Therefore, please do not take any plants (or parts of them) or animals home with you. Thank you very much.

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March
Ardisia japonica Erythronium japonicum
Katakuri
Dogtooth's violet
Ice on the water Prunus subhirtella
Higan cherry
Gnaphalium affine Tarsiger cyanus
Red-flanked Bluetail
Orange-flanked Bush-robin
Capsella bursa-pastoris Otus lempiji
Sunda Scops Owl
Oenanthe Aix galericulata
Mandarin Duck
Camellia Capsella bursa-pastoris
Shepherd's-purse
Camellia Salix integra
Camellia Prunus campanulata
Cerasus campanulata

Taiwan cherry
Formosan cherry
Camellia Prunus subhirtella
Higan cherry
Camellia Prunus x yedoensis
Yoshino Cherry
Camellia Cerasus spachiana f. spachiana
Prunus pendula
f. pendula
Camellia Tistagma uniflorum
Ipheion uniflorum

Spring star
Spring starflower
Camellia Orychophragmus violaceus