By David Young,Michiko Young,Tan Hong Yew

**Winner of the 2006 American Horticultural Society ebook Award**

The paintings of the japanese Garden is the single old evaluation of eastern gardens that covers eastern gardening tradition in a single attractive book.

Japanese gardens are rooted in traditions: an indigenous prehistoric culture during which patches of graveled woodland or pebbled seashore have been devoted to nature spirits, and a convention from China and Korea that integrated components comparable to ponds, streams, waterfalls, rock compositions and a number of crops. The paintings of the japanese Garden lines the improvement and mixing of those traditions, in addition to the inclusion of recent beneficial properties as gardening reached new heights of class on jap soil.

300 full-color eastern backyard illustrations and pictures spotlight outstanding gardens in Japan, together with graveled courtyards, early aristocratic gardens, esoteric and paradise gardens, Zen gardens, warrior gardens, tea gardens and walk gardens. additionally integrated are sections on glossy tendencies and jap gardens in different countries.

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