RKC Documentary Series 2
“An Old Man who Makes “Hanamomo””
In the town of Niyodogawa in Kochi prefecture, there is a mountain in the area of Kamiguki which looks like it’s completely covered in flowering Hanamomo trees. The red, pink, and white flowers make a scene straight out of a fairy tale. Takahiro Hinoura (86) and his wife Teruko (83) planted and raised the Hanamomo over the past 20 years. But in April 2013, Takahiro had a heart attack and suddenly passed away. His last will states...