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Tropical plant experience event "is made with model of flying seed"

  • <work example> Gourd chasuble (the left) arinoki (the right) <work example> Gourd chasuble (the left) arinoki (the right)
<work example> Gourd chasuble (the left) arinoki (the right)

It is work experience to be able to learn structure of flying species such as gourd chasuble which became model of glider design. You can take work which you made home with you.

[Date]
Saturday and Sunday of from Saturday, August 5, 2017 to 27th Sunday
From 13:30 to 16:00
※As you accept depending on request at any time, please refer beforehand
[Location]
Tropical dream center entertainments exhibition rooms
[Price]
Only as for the admission charges (690 yen for adults, 350 yen for children)
※Under 6 years old is admission free.
※Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium ticket holders are discounted. (Adult: 690 yen → 340 yen. Children: 350 yen → 170 yen.)
Fruit and seed of gourd chasuble

Fruit and seed of gourd chasuble

Gourd chasuble

Gourd family plant native to Papua New Guinea. Crane crawls up to cover huge tree and soaks fruit like head of person. Study applies seminal ability to be blown off of this gourd chasuble to pioneer "igunatiusu etorihhi" of aviation world and makes glider, and it is said that we succeeded in several hundred meters letting you glide for the first time in the world.

Seed of arinoki

Seed of arinoki

arinoki

Kimoto of Polygonaceae to call alias tsukubanetadenoki. Fruit to be able to postpone that flower bloomed has three pieces of pterygoid bracts. As we resemble Hane playing with battledore, the name called "tsukubane" is on. As ant prepared den into trunk at the place of origin, the name called "tree of ant" was acquired.


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Tropical Dream Center
TEL: 0980-48-3624

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