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    Address City Devon State England Postal Code TQ9 6EL Country UNITED KINGDOM Latitude Longitude lat 50 4518 long 3 6942 Find Gardens Nearby Phone 0 1803 862367 Fax 0 1803 862367 E Mail gardens dartingtonhall org uk Contact Designer s Contruction Date 1991 Public Private PUBLIC Hours dawn to dusk Admission Added to JGarden 5 2 2004 Last Updated 5 2 2004 Sources Journal of Japanese Gardening Sept Oct 2003 pp 33 Dartington Hall web site http www dartingtonhall org uk JGarden Description The garden describes itself as among the finest examples of twentieth century design The 25 acre garden owes much to the pre war work of the American designer Beatrix Farrand and later to that of Percy Cane More recently a forecourt garden and a Japanese garden have been added The Japanese garden is a small dry karesansui garden that includes an entry gate machiai and hillside tamamono shrub arrangement The Dartington Hall estate is 2 miles from Totnes on the A384 A385 Heading from Plymouth take the A385 exit at Marley Head on the A38 and from Exeter take the A384 from Buckfastleigh For those arriving by train disembark at Totnes station where there are usually taxis

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    organizations biographies glossary timeline links jgarden news Keep up with JGarden changes and news Subscribe to our monthly newsletter MOVED Name MOVED Alternate Name This garden entry has been moved to a new Private Gardens section Address Mailing Address City State Postal Code Country Phone Fax E Mail Contact Designer s Construction Period Public Private PRIVATE Hours Admission Added to JGarden Last Updated JGarden Description Looking afar at Qiantang Bridge

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    lat 56 3959 long 3 2921 Find Gardens Nearby Phone 0 1738 860 205 Fax E Mail Contact Designer s Construction Period Public Private PUBLIC Hours Pagoda Garden daily Glendoick Gardens are only open 1st 3rd Sundays in May 2pm 5pm other times by appointment only Admission Added to JGarden 5 1 2004 Last Updated 5 1 2004 JGarden Description The Pagoda Garden is a display garden that is part

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    727621 long 117 148248 Find Gardens Nearby Weather Phone 1 619 232 2721 Fax 1 619 232 0917 E Mail jfgsd niwa org Contact Designer s Uesugi Takeo Nakajima Ken Consolidated Garden Research Construction Period Public Private PUBLIC Hours Tues Sun 10am 4pm Admission Added to JGarden 1 1 1996 Last Updated 10 16 2001 JGarden Description The Japanese Friendship Garden Society of San Diego has its roots in the 1915 World Exposition After the Exposition strong community interest kept the Japanese Tea Pavilion open for thirty years within Balboa Park San Diego s Culture Center The formation of San Diego s Sister City relationship with Yokohama in 1950 one of the oldest such relationships in the U S this garden was constructed as a physical representation of the bonds that had been formed The garden hosts a hands on garden workshop each spring allowing students to construct various components of Japanese gardens under the tutelage of some of the world s most esteemed Japanese master gardeners and master designers including the master gardener of the Golden Pavilion in Kyoto and Dr Uesugi 14th generation master garden designer The garden hosts various other events throughout the year Bibliography Amero Richard

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    and businessperson In 1977 he bequeathed 200 acres of land to Palm Beach County and the State of Florida to honor his fellow colonists and both their original and adopted homelands Today the Museum includes both permanent and changing exhibitions on Japan and related cultural topics the Yamato kan villa sculptures bonsai collections gardens pavilions cafe museum store the Donald B Gordon Memorial Library IBM Infotronic Gallery annual festivals and nature trails Performances and film series are held in a 225 seat theatre Tea ceremonies are held in a dedicated tea house Seishin an The institution also sponsors classes and workshops in origami bonsai ikebana haiku sumi e painting orchid cultivation Japanese language photography kite making and other topics Phase One Phase One of the garden included the Yamato kan pavilion an historic ishidoro stone lantern a tsukubai water basin bonsai display Allen S Austin Memorial Waterfall designed by Carn Reid a kame shima turtle island a Challenger Memorial Lantern Yamato Island the Morikami Falls the Wisdom Ring a dry creek garden and part of the seven acre lake Phase One was completed in December 1999 and opened shortly thereafter The Yamato kan located on Yamato Island was the original site of the Morikami Museum building but now houses an exhibit on the colony of Japanese farmers for which it is named It is designed to give visitors a sense of the size and layout of a traditional Japanese farm house The ishidoro lantern was originally erected in 1681 at Toshogu Shrine in Edo as a memorial to Ietsuna the fourth Tokugawa shogun It was later moved to a shipbuilding company in Kure and then later to a ship owner in West Palm Beach From there it found its way to the South Florida Science Museum and finally to the

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    City San Diego State California Postal Code 92121 Country UNITED STATES Latitude Longitude lat 32 894563 long 117 201998 Find Gardens Nearby Weather Phone 1 619 452 7960 Fax E Mail Contact Designer s Takeo Uesugi Associates Construction Period Public Private PUBLIC Hours Daily during daylight Admission Added to JGarden 12 24 2000 Last Updated 12 24 2000 JGarden Description Located just off the I 805 in the Sorrento Mesa

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    with JGarden changes and news Subscribe to our monthly newsletter Point Defiance Park Name Point Defiance Park Point Defiance Park Tacoma Wash Photo James Phillips Alternate Name Address North 54th and Pearl Mailing Address City Tacoma State Washington Postal Code 98409 Country UNITED STATES Latitude Longitude lat 47 304085 long 122 517427 Find Gardens Nearby Weather Phone Fax E Mail Contact Designer s Construction Period Public Private PUBLIC Hours Admission Added to JGarden 7 8 2000 Last Updated 7 8 2000 JGarden Description With almost 700 acres the park has miles of woodland trails through old growth forest and gardens scenic views and a waterfront The Japanese garden was built as part of Tacoma s Sister City relationship with Kitakyushu Japan Recreational facilities include a public fishing pier and picnic area Rental boats and fishing gear are available at the boathouse Driftwood strewn beaches below the bluffs are ideal for a stroll or a picnic Horticulturists and home gardeners visit the park for its outstanding rose dahlia camelia annual rhododendron and Japanese garden display and a vantage point at the western edge of the park you can view the Second Tacoma Narrows Bridge The first one is several fathoms below

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    Park 1490 Senter Road Mailing Address City San Jose State California Postal Code 95112 Country UNITED STATES Latitude Longitude lat 37 32199 long 121 862059 Find Gardens Nearby Weather Phone 1 408 277 2757 408 297 0778 408 277 5254 Fax E Mail Contact Designer s Contruction Date 1965 Public Private PUBLIC Hours Daily 10am sunset Admission Fee for parking Added to JGarden 1 1 1997 Last Updated 12 24 2000 JGarden Description This 6 acre garden was patterned after Korakuen in Okayama San Jose s sister city It s open park like plan is different from the stereotypical Japanese garden but this one still includes familiar elements such as koi ponds streams waterfall and a teahouse Plantings include cherries acer palmatum willow irises and redwood Bibliography Barrett Dick Friendship Garden Well Worth Visiting San Jose News July 28 1971 pp 1 21 Conn Kenneth S Real Tea House Opening in Kelly Park Friday San Jose News July 30 1970 pp 1 2 Cummings Clover New Japanese Garden Friendship Takes Tangible Form San Jose Mercury News Magazine October 31 1965 p 10 Doss Margo Patterson Japanese Gardens and Old San Jose San Francisco Chronicle Magazine May 25 1986 p 6

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