Slide Show: An Iconic Garden, the Japanese Garden at The Huntington

Posted on March 29, 2012 by Huntington Communications | Comments (0)

Jim Folsom, Telleen/Jorgensen Director of the Botanical Gardens at The Huntington, talks about the significance of the Japanese Garden at The Huntington—from its long status as an iconic garden of The Huntington to its role for the delight, education, and inspiration of visitors.

The Japanese Garden celebrates its centennial with a reopening on April 11, 2012, after a year-long renovation that includes a new tea garden and teahouse as well as the restoration of the Japanese House.

Add new comment

Recent Posts

Jul. 1, 2020 by Usha Lee McFarling
3 Comment(s)
In an effort to increase self-sufficiency and reduce trips to the grocery store during our current pandemic, a growing number of people are adding vegetable and herb gardens to their own yards ...
Jun. 24, 2020 by Lily Allen
0 Comment(s)
Nine works by the artist Shigemi Uyeda (1902–1980) are among The Huntington's robust collection of American photography ...
Jun. 17, 2020 by Olga Tsapina
2 Comment(s)
Last December, The Huntington announced that it had acquired the historical manuscript collection assembled by L. Dennis Shapiro ...

Search Verso