<Held on 5 Sep> Lecture on English Gardening
Date 2018-6-27 16:47:30 | Topic: Event
|Mr. Masaya Tatebayashi, a JBS Member and a Kew-trained horticulturist, gave a lecture on English gardening and the Royal Botanic Gardens. |
A professional horticulturist, Mr. Tatebayashi is the first Japanese gentleman to have gained a Kew Diploma. He gave a lecture (in Japanese) illustrated with an abundance of photos.
Masaya Tatebayashi, Dip Hort Kew (Hons), Consulting Arborist
After working in banking for 10 years, Mr Tatebayashi went to England to study horticulture, where he learnt the basics at a horticultural college in York. He then gained practical experience at the Cambridge University Botanic Garden and the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. He returned to Tokyo in 2006 and now works as a freelance horticultural consultant based in Tokyo.
Date: Wednesday, 5th September 2018
Time: 1400-1530 (doors open at 1345)
Place: Hibiya Library and Museum 4F
Price: Members JPY 1,500, Guests JPY2,000