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  • JGarden - Gardens
    City Kanazawa shi State Ishikawa ken Postal Code Country JAPAN Latitude Longitude lat 36 5667 long 136 6 Find Gardens Nearby Phone Fax E Mail Contact Designer s designer unknown Contruction Date 1818 1836 Public Private PUBLIC Hours Admission Added to JGarden 1 1 1996 Last Updated 1 6 2002 JGarden Description Kenrokuen resides in the center of one of the most beautiful cities in Japan Kanazawa also known as Little Kyoto is perhaps one of the most beautiful cities in Japan It is filled with tasty restaurants serving kaiseki ryori Kanazawa Castle Myoryuji Temple streetscapes straight from the pre modern period a samurai quarter Gyokusen en garden and of course Kenrokuen When thinking of this garden the average Japanese person will immediately call to mind the supporting ropes known as yukitsuri that hold up the branches of the vegetation during the heavy winter snows that are common along the Noto Pennisula but the garden has many other attributes to recommend it including wide open spaces spectacular architecture and outstanding examples of native trees The name Kenrokuen has a particular meaning The roku literally six refers to the six important attributes for gardens as set out in 11th century Chinese

    Original URL path: http://www.jgarden.org/gardens.asp?ID=14 (2016-02-11)
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  • JGarden - Gardens
    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 Good people of old Looked oft at Mount Yoshino And said that it was good Good people

    Original URL path: http://www.jgarden.org/gardens.asp?ID=631 (2016-02-11)
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  • JGarden - Suppliers
    Santa Monica State California Postal Code 90403 Country UNITED STATES Latitude Longitude lat 34 03225 long 118 482101 Find Suppliers Nearby Phone 1 310 829 6060 or 1 800 377 7481 Fax 1 310 828 3564 E mail info esprittravel com Contact Person Steve Beimel Description Esprit specializes in small group walking tours to Japan and China The tours are distinctive relying soley on foot travel or public transportation They

    Original URL path: http://www.jgarden.org/merchants.asp?ID=143 (2016-02-11)
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  • timberframe
    HOW TO SUBSCRIBE Japanese homes teahouses and garden outbuildings are usually timberframe structures This article describes the basic members in a Japanese style timberframe and offers Japanese terms for each The article features a handsome illustration created by well known

    Original URL path: http://www.jgarden.org/rothteien/timberframe.htm (2016-02-11)
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  • gate proportions
    graceful Japanese garden gates because there are no plan books available in English The author of this article examined Japanese language blueprints of seven garden gates and produced a set of composite proportions including roof pitch gate height and post

    Original URL path: http://www.jgarden.org/rothteien/gate%20proportions.htm (2016-02-11)
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  • lanterns
    TO SUBSCRIBE There are hundreds of different stone lanterns found in Japanese gardens but they can generally be classified into nine main groups In this article Gary Bolstridge discusses the nine classifications Specific information is provided for the three most

    Original URL path: http://www.jgarden.org/rothteien/lanterns.htm (2016-02-11)
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  • kenninji
    HOME PAGE HOW TO SUBSCRIBE Bamboo fences are a common element in Japanese gardens This article explains how to build one of the more popular screening fences The article includes three useful tips learned by the author Dan Lurie during

    Original URL path: http://www.jgarden.org/rothteien/kenninji.htm (2016-02-11)
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  • suburban yard
    ordinary suburban yard into a Japanese garden isn t as easy as it looks There are at least three major challenges that block the way Lack of enclosure Lots that are too large and Street rather than inward orientation This

    Original URL path: http://www.jgarden.org/rothteien/suburban%20yard.htm (2016-02-11)
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