light and wind
Lots of light and
Growing up with a pleasant breeze
Hakone, receiving lots of light on the slopes of Mt.
Fuji is located at the southwest side of Mt. Fuji. The south-facing slopes here provide long hours of sunlight during the day, allowing the vegetables to photosynthesize well and accumulate plenty of nutrients.
Suruga winds make for a balanced and gentle climate.
Breezes flowing in from Suruga Bay provide good ventilation and just the right mild climate for vegetables. As a result, the roots and leaves grow firmly and the vegetables grow moderately tender.