Landscaping With Stones And Water – Small Japanese Garden

Editor   May 13, 2013   Comments Off on Landscaping With Stones And Water – Small Japanese Garden

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Japanese Gardens are world famous for their enchanting beauty and magnificence. This article is about how you could create a small Japanese garden at your home. So, roll up your sleeves and get to work!


The small Japanese garden known as Tsubo-Niwa, dating back to the 10th century. The original idea of the Tsubo-Niwa is to create a private green relaxation area in the vicinity of the House. Later, the idea was developed by merchants, by placing a small garden before their shops and stores, what attracted more customers.

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The city of Kyoto in Japan has gained great fame from numerous and diverse garden.

You can make also a Tsubo Niwa. The best place for it is in your backyard, on the terrace , or if possible also on the roof.

Rocks, plants and water the most important role to play in a small Japanese garden. That sounds kinda normal. But what is the special thing about it, is its location. As indicated in the Feng Shui teaching also here every item has a suitable placement. Follow your inner feeling, to create a comfortable and harmonious atmosphere. So you build a deep connection between you and your Tsubo Niwa. And that is your goal.

Use your backyard properly and create a Tsubo Niwa

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An example of an interesting small Japanese garden

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Tsubo-Niwo is a small Japanese garden, and has become very popular nowadays among gardeners and garden lovers

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Enjoy a quiet, natural atmosphere outdoors

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Bamboo, water, wood, stones and plants provide harmony and coziness

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Use any small space

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