Benkei is very famous Samurai served for Shogun Yoshitsune. He is known as loyal strong man and also was famous for using very unique halberd at battle. This plant is named after the harlberd the Benkei used to fight with. Leaves remind us his great sword and strongness. Similar to Ito-seikai but leaves get thicker than Itoseikai. Very popular variety in solid base.


strongly curved,

[stem/ roots/ tsuke]

mud brown stem, mud brown roots, mix of ocean wave and crecent moon tsuke

[size/ comment]

single growth, healthy