Project Description

Fruit

At the head of Fuji which is represents Japanese apple, in Iida City, people grow many kind of apple, and these are popular with tourist. They say, “It is delicious whatever apple I eat.” In 1947, Iida City had big fire but they made “Ringo Namiki” for praying reconstruction of the city and continue to operation and maintenance it, which is Iida’s history. Therefore, apple is a symbol of Iida City. You can enjoy not only apple but also many kinds of fruits. For example, pear, peach and cherry. Moreover, “Ichida Gaki” which is a large dried persimmon brand is Iida’s special souvenirs known for all over Japan. It is dried fruit like high class Japanese confectionery, and recent year, it is popular as luxury fruit at foreign country

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