• ONE -DAY REGISTRATION: Day 2 - Japanese Garden Education Tour

ONE -DAY REGISTRATION: Day 2 - Japanese Garden Education Tour

  • Saturday, August 08, 2015
  • 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM (CDT)
  • Jo-Ryo-En (Garden of Quiet Listening), Northfield, MN; Normandale Japanese Garden, Bloomington,MN; Seisui Tei (Garden of Pure Water), Chaska, MN


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Guests will learn about the design characteristics defining the Japanese garden style and how adaptability to climate can be achieved through plant choice. Care of Japanese gardens will be covered. Four distinct styles of Japanese gardens: Hill and Pond, Dry Landscape, Stroll Garden, and Pleasure Boating Garden will be discussed in the context of how these styles are reflected in the Minnesota gardens. Guests will also be introduced to the Japanese garden's impact on health and wellness, and how it can be utilized for therapy and meditation. 

* Total of 4.5 CEU credits - Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD)