Monthly Archives: January 2016

Winter clothes … SHIZEN NO SEI Garden

I love !

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Works begin for the new guestroom in Green Ardeche – SHIZEN NO SEI Garden

The winter comes… so we pass inside ! The works for the third and future guest room of Komatsu-an begin at SHIZEN NO SEI Garden.

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The vulgar copy kills creativity !

        There are few years, a landscape of the region, talented on basis, had come to me so that I help him to awaken and express their art through courses of hortitherapy. He began his career as a gardener thirty years … Continue reading

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New project of chaniwa at SHIZEN NO SEI Garden

        Second project at SHIZEN NO SEI Garden, but this time it is a chaniwa and its roji – Beginning of the working site in this spring … … and for the moment, herre are some of these beautiful granite rocks, … Continue reading

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New project of tsuboniwa at the Shinzen NO SEI Garden

        New project of tsuboniwa in progress at the Shinzen NO SEI Garden – Beginning of the working site … and in first repairing of stones joints.

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Window with view…

        A pure beauty that I wanted to share with you … The view from the Komatsu an window this morning … Is not it beautiful? I was left speechless by opening the shutters ! It will be a pleasure to … Continue reading

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Dai sugi 台スギ

        I am asked quite often what is this particular style of pruning on sugi (Cryptomeria japonica) or dai sugi 台スギ as can be seen in some Kyoto Japanese gardens… In fact, it’s not Japanese pruning, a niwaki enrolling in an … Continue reading

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