The above photo was taken April 27, 2011 in the wife's garden.
They have A MILLION LILY FESTIVAL every year April/May time-frame on an island named
You just have to keep watching the news to find out exactly when in Springtime everything is ready for your camera if you want to look for flowers in Okinawa, Japan.
I'll do my best to keep you posted but, I ain't so sure about going the the IeShima Lily Festival this year. Somebody gave me a black eye last time I went there !
Get more info on Okinawa's flowers in TREES, FLOWERS, FERNS