Additional information on the Japanese floral industry can be found at the following sites and publications:

Other sites


  • Living with Flowers: The California Flower Market History, by Gary Kawaguchi
  • Across Two Worlds, Memoirs of a Nisei Flower Grower, by Yoshimi Shibata
  • A Scent of Flowers: The History of the Southern California Flower Market, 1912–2004, by Naomi Hirahara