Ghost Roses of Sakai:

Ghost Roses of Sakai - A Glimpse of the Past

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Published by:
ken osborn
Published:
5/20/2010
Specs:
Standard / 8.25" x 10.75"
44 pages Saddle-stitched
Category:
Photography
Tags:
abandonded, Beauty, carnations, dijemry, flowers, Ghost Roses, greenhouses, history, maida-endo, misterken, oishi, Redevelopment, Richmond, roses, sakai

Until 2003, the 40 greenhouses of the Sakai, Oishi, and Maida-Endo families in the city of Richmond CA produced roses and carnations for the flower industry.

Now abandoned, these reminders of a different past are mysteries to many who view them from Interstate 80 as the drive to San Francisco.

Ghost Roses of Sakai: Ghost Roses of Sakai - A Glimpse of the Past