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Shangri La
Garden Description

The theme of this garden is Tougenkyo. It is a mythical paradise on earth often referred to as Shangri La. The garden’s single message is inspired by the mythology of Shangri La. This paradise on earth can only be seen at the show will leave a lasting impression on the viewer in the hope that the realization of green beauty earth will continue on.

Kazuyuki Ishihara


Kazuyuki Ishihara

Exhibition Division
  • Show Garden
Award History
  • Five Gold Medals at RHS Chelsea Flower Show (2006, 2007, 2008, 2012 and 2013) and three Best in Show (2006, 2012, 2013)
  • Gold Medal and Best in Show at Singapore Garden Festival (2008)
  • Gold Medal at Gardening World Cup (2012)
  • Total seven Gold Medals in both domestic and international flower show includes four Best Garden awards.

Mr Ishihara is a pioneering garden designer and the first Japanese designer ever to win three gold medals in succession at the Chelsea Flower Show. He was also awarded his 5th Gold Medal and Best Garden award for the 2nd year in succession. He is renowned for working wonders with moss to build breathtaking garden designs.

Implementing Partner

Kazuyuki Design Laboratory Ltd.

  • Gardening World Cup Organizing Committee
Main Sponsors

Gardening World Cup Organizing Committee.
Huis Ten Bosch. Nagasaki Japan.

Address: Huis Ten Bosch 1-1 Sasebo Nagasaki Japan.

TEL: +81 956 27 0369

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