Author Archives: tylersherrod

2013 Kokufu-ten Submissions

This year’s Kokufu exhibition will be a little tougher for every hopeful as there are about 50 less trees being accepted. Many of you have been curious to why this is. Well it is because the building in which the show is … Continue reading

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Random Stuff

I was browsing through a few albums and thought I’d post some random stuff you might like. This is actually from last year when this tree was in bloom. Seeing this picture gets me excited to see it again in … Continue reading

Posted in Around the Nursery, Display, Pots | 11 Comments


Well it’s a new year and I have new adventures ahead of me here in Japan. It’s hard to believe that I’m about to begin the third year of my apprenticeship. It only seems like yesterday that I arrived here … Continue reading

Posted in Around the Nursery, Before and After, Display, Uncategorized | 2 Comments