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Yakuza Flower. © Glenn Waters. Japan. (Explored).  Over 10,000 visits to this photo.  Thank you. | by Glenn Waters ぐれんin Japan.
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Yakuza Flower. © Glenn Waters. Japan. (Explored). Over 10,000 visits to this photo. Thank you.

Hit Explore #257. Thank you very much.

  

This is a Botan. In English Peony Flower.

 

It is the flower of choice of Yakuza. It often appears on their tattoos together with a lion dog. The set is called “Karajish botan”..唐獅子ボタン

 

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Hirosaki Japan

  

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Taken on June 16, 2009