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Revamping an (English) Japanese garden

Revamping an (English) Japanese Garden The Japanese Garden and Bonsai Court at the Birmingham Botanical Garden was a very interesting “exercise of translation”. Meaning, the process of location into a different page the idioms that I had seen during my...

Discovering natural principles of rock gardening

Discovering some natural principles of rock gardening When I first started considering the idea of a work experience with focus on alpine flora and rock gardening in 2019, my compass naturally pointed north of Birmingham, that is my current nest and workplace. And...

Curating an English Garden in southern Japan

Curating an English Garden in southern Japan In February 2016 I moved to Japan and started my current employment as the head gardener of The Tsuzuki Gakuen English Garden. Among all the fresh challenges that a new life in Japan includes (figuring out the food labels,...

Interpretation panel at the National Botanic Gardens of Wales

Interpretation panel at the National Botanic Gardens of Wales In the winter of 2012/13 the Botanic Gardens of Wales launched the ambitious, on-going project “Conserving Welsh Plants”, with the aim to display the flora of four different Welsh National...