Bonsai curator finds his groove at Chicago Botanic Garden – DailyHerald.com – Chicago Daily Herald

“A perfect mixture of horticulture and art and mechanics” is how Wheeling resident Chris Baker describes his job as bonsai curator at the Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe. It is one of the most recognized bonsai collections in the world.

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Let’s go to HAMA-RIKYU Gardens, a Japanese garden in the midst of the urban jungle


When going sightseeing in Tokyo, visiting gardens is a must. This time we are introducing “Hamarikyu Onshi Teien “Garden. Lindsay Sakamoto will report the …

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Contemporary Japanese Courtyard Garden • #nature #design #garden #landscaping » pic.twitter.com/9frkoOEdmW

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We have a whole section on courtyard gardens and how to simply design one at http://www.thejapanesegardenclub.com

The Many Uses Of Bamboo Japanology Plus ( 竹 )


The Many Uses Of Bamboo Japanology Plus ( 竹 ) Through the ages, bamboo has been profoundly important to Japan’s industry, culture and everyday life.

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We have a whole section on bamboo and its uses in a Japanese garden at http://www.thejapanesegardenclub.com

JAPANESE ROCK GARDEN, four seasons in KYOTO 京 石庭と季節のうつろい


Rock garden is called a SEKITEI in Japan. I introduce a rock garden and the change of the four seasons. Japan’s four seasons we have a change of scenery …

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