Top 5 Spring Flowers You Can Find in jeju Island!
In this article we will share to you the top 5 spring flowers you can find in Jeju Island. Most of us might only wish to see Cherry blossom as we travel during spring season in South Korea.
The truth is there’s more than the beautiful cherry blossom flowers you can find in Jeju during spring seasons. Let’s dive right into all of these flowers you can find in Jeju during your spring travel in Korea!
1. Cherry Blossoms (벚꽃)
Cherry blossoms is definitely the first and foremost reasons for people to travel Korea during spring seasons. This beautiful flowers as known as sakura of japan is really worth to visit and enjoy.
If you live in Korea, as you go to work or study, you will feel the different vibes as the season change from winter to spring, especially when the cherry blossoms come alive and bloom along the normal ordinary road that you usually walk in everyday life.
That’s the magic of Cherry Blossoms, it transform your normal daily life experience into something that’s just magical. Cherry Blossoms only last for two weeks, so you must make sure that you visit at the right time.
The best place you can see cherry blossom in Jeju island is Noksan-ro. Together with the canola flowers, it creates such a fairytale beauty in Jeju Island,
Another best place to see cherry blossom in Jeju is Samseonghyeol, Yerae Ecology Experience Center, Jangjeon-ri intersection, and Jeju jeonnong-ro Cherry blossom street.
- Noksan-ro: Gashi-ri, Pyoseon-myeon, Seogwipo-si, Jeju island, South Korea.
- Samseonghyeol: 22, Samseong-ro, Jeju Island, South Korea.
- Yerae Ecology Experience Center: 213 Yerae-ro, Seogwipo-si, Jeju Island, South Korea.
- Jangjeon-ri intersection: Jangjeon-ri, Aewol-eup, Jeju Island, South Korea.
- Jeonnong-ro Cherry blossom street: Samdo 1-dong, Jeju City, Jeju Special Self-Governing Province, South Korea.
2. Rapeseed / Canola flower (유채꽃)
Rapeseed is next flower people looking for after cherry blosssom, this flower bloom during spring seasons usually from march up to may.
3. Plum Blossoms (매화)
Plum Blossom is the one you might think is Cherry blossom the first time you saw it. From afar, it looks similar with cherry blossoms, however it grew as early as the spring season comes in korea, before the seasons of cherry blossom. This flowers originated in China before then exported to korea and neigborhood country.
You can enjoy plum blossoms in Jeju Hueri Nature park, where they held the annual hueri plum blossom festivals. There’s many organized photozone in which one of them is Maehwa garden, the famous photo zone for plum blossoms spot in Hueri Nature Park.
Address: 256 Sinnyeodong-ro, Namwon-eup, Seogwipo-si, Jeju Island, South Korea
4. Tulip Flower (튤립)
Tulip is one of the most famous flower that attracts tons of visitors to Taean as it held Taean Tulip Festivals. However, for those of you who prefer to go to Jeju during the spring season, you still can find Tulip Flowers to take some shot to bring back home.
Boromwat is a botanical garden located in Seogwipo, Jeju Island where you can find the beautiful red tulip flower field. The flowers here changing based on the seasons, however the most beautiful is tulip flower during the spring season.
Address: Boromwat, 2350-104, beonyeong-ro, pyoseon-myeon, seogwipo-si, jeju-do, south korea
5. Green Barley (청보리)
You can find green barley universe in Gapado island, about 20 minute distance by ferry from Seogwipo areas. This island got it’s name from it’s stingray shape.
You can take a good pictures of an endles barley fields with Hallasan, Sanbangsan and Songaksan as the background of your picture.
The green barley you find here are Jeju native species known as ‘hyaangmaek’, which is taller than the ordinary barley. This is why the field looks really beautiful especially as the wind blows.
Bonus: Double (King) Cherry Blossoms (겹벚꽃)
Double cherry blossoms are similar to cherry blososm with the exceptions is that this double cherry blossom is more beautiful, bold, large and grow together as a bunch rather than individuals.
This cherry blossoms usually bloom a little bit late, about a week after the normal cherry blossom bloom. In Jeju, you can find this in Thanksgiving Cemetery and Golf Zone County.
Thanksgiving Cemetery: 362 hamam-daero, Jocheon-eup, Jeju island, South Korea
Golf Zone County: 289 Orai-dong, Jeju Island, South Korea
Spring Flowers in Jeju Island
Here’s the top 5 spring flowers you can see in Jeju Island, hope it will be helpful for you as you travel Jeju Island. Which one of these flowers you want to see the most? Let us know in the comment sections below!
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