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SPIRITUAL JAPAN NIWAKI TOUR 2017 – Few places left !

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Spring in the nursery of the Shizen no sei Garden

         We have worked hard this winter in the new nursery of Shizen no sei garden, pruned and cleaned all the old trees, removing all the ivy on walls of granite stones, finished installing the tarp on the ground and … Continue reading

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Evolution of an azaleas tamamono

        A tamamono shrub is a half-sphere, as we can see in the gardens in Japan, that is to say the height at the center is half of its total diameter. There is much made ​​in Japan from azaleas, but can … Continue reading

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Perspective and depth in the Japanese garden

        The Japanese garden is a garden on three levels, ideally gently sloping towards the dwelling place or other buildings, where it will be admired. These buildings become the scene of a kind of amphitheater formed by bushes, shrubs and other … Continue reading

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Niwaki – Spherical shrubs of “tamamono” shape

        Spherical shrubs with densified vegetation play a very important role in the Japanese garden. Arriving just behind the mineral, rocks, they provide with them the structure. Remaining green, they are made with varieties of evergreen, usually with azaleas, but also … Continue reading

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