Lotusland in Santa Barbara boosts more than plants from around the world. 18 themed gardens, a butterfly garden, a cactus garden, & a topiary garden. Fearing 26 leafy animals encircling a 25 foot wide working clock made from plants.
Jizo or Ojizo-sama is one of most beloved deities in Japan. Often, Jizo is represented as a monk with a shaved head and a simple robe, he is the guardian of children, from the Japanese Garden of the Hasedera Temple, Kamakura.
Adachi constructed his Japanese garden with the hope that through its seasonal expression of natural beauty visitors would be inspired to view Taikan’s paintings with a renewed sense of appreciation. This new appreciation would then lead to increased inte