Category: Japanese Gardens

Let’s Visit the Portland Japanese Garden

Nestled in the steep, wooded hillsides of Portland Oregon’s Washington Park, the Portland Japanese Garden encompasses 12 acres of trickling streams and meandering walkways, shaded with immaculately tended ornamental trees and flowering plants. Designed in 1963 by Japanese landscape master Takuma Tono, the Portland Japanese Garden consists of five principle gardens, influenced by Shinto, Buddhist, […]

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Anderson Japanese Gardens

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Exploring the Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens

Yesterday I drove a down to Delray Beach, Florida, to explore a place I’ve been wanting to visit for over a decade: the Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens. I wasn’t disappointed! Morikami sits on 200 acres of land in Palm Beach County, where sixteen of those acres feature a world-class Japanese garden complete with fountains, […]

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Peaceful Nishinomiya Tsutakawa Japanese Gardens – Spokane, Washington

This video is a condensed version of the video I posted on 12-30-2010. Spend a few minutes with us as we stroll through the classic Japanese style garden at Manito Park, Spokane, Washington. Slow down the pace of life and enjoy the beauty of the gardens and the Kio fish pond. Surrounding the pond are […]

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Traditional Japanese Garden Design – Gyokusen En gardens Kanazawa, Japan

Japanese Garden Design – The Traditional Gyokusen-En gardens – Kanazawa, Japan. For this video on Nurseries online we look at Japanese garden design. In particular The Nishida Family Garden a Samurai Garden in Kanazawa. The garden is located close to the famous Kenrokuen gardens and is styles as ‘Kaiyu’ or Strolling garden with paths around […]

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Why are Japanese Gardens so loud?

Japanese gardens are often peaceful places, but in the summer — they’re loud! No, it’s not Tokyo’s traffic and construction but the bugs! My friend Rodger from Tokyo Comedy Network (also a outdoor guide around Japan) is here to give us an insight into the city bug world. Rodger’s channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCIOwqkaZ6b4zrHFyYNCT5dg TOKYO COMEDY NETWORK We […]

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Ant’s Japanese Garden – 7th January 2018 – Back from Japan

Things I learned from my trip: Japan has sandy soil. With the trees and shrubs there’s not a lot of home composting or mulching. The soil around the shrubs is tamped down. The gardens are always tidy. Even in winter. Sweep up those leaves! Have fewer plants. Less is more. Punctuate areas with the odd […]

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Shamisen and Secret Japanese Gardens

That time that I (Norm Nakamura) played the Tsugaru Shamisen at Mitama Matsuri and found a secret Japanese Garden to share…. Come hang out on Instagram! http://www.instagram.com/tokyo_one Let’s be Twitter buddies!: http://www.twitter.com/tokyo_lens Victor’s Instagram (Frameoftravel) https://www.instagram.com/frameoftravel/ *******THE TOKYO LENS PRINTS AND MORE******* https://www.redbubble.com/people/TokyoLens —————————————————————————– THE GEAR I USE https://www.amazon.com/shop/tokyolens All my favorites in one place […]

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Toowoomba Japanese Gardens_1= Image by Sheba_Also 43,000 photos Toowoomba Japanese Gardens

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Japanese Gardens Японские сады

Название: Японские сады Оригинальное название: Japanese Gardens Год выхода: 2010 Жанр: Видеорелакс Режиссер: Тони Хелслут О фильме: Японцы приравнивают медитацию и молчаливое созерцание к изящному искусству. Их великолепные сады со скульптурами, камнями и волшебными растениями вызывают радость и всегда помогают достичь состояния релаксации. Очень важное значение в каждом японском саду придаётся бегущей воде. Сьемки всего […]

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