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When in Seattle, Washington You Simply Must Visit This Garden

For people with less than ideal current funds or for those just tired of paying for weekend activities, Kubota Garden is perhaps the best free place to go for anyone in Seattle. Rather than waste money on something less wonderful, this is a gorgeous Seattle city park and is hidden among the south Seattle neighborhoods. There are many beautiful gardens and parks to go to around the Puget Sound area. However, Kubota Garden often does get as much attention from visitors as it should. Below you will see what those of you who haven’t been there are missing out on.

Kubota Garden Bridge Seattle

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Kubota Garden Bridge – Seattle, Washington

Kubota Garden took over 60 years of vision to complete starting back in 1927 by immigrant Fujitaro Kubota and continued by his family. Mr. Fuitaro first bought 5 acres and now it is a lush 20 acre preserve. It is filled with a variety of flora and fauna of the Pacific Northwest. The park is noteworthy for its design based on Japanese aesthetics. The Kubota Garden Foundation was founded as a non-profit corporation in 1988 to preserve the garden. Though, as another result it also functions to establish continued support for its upkeep. The Foundation is volunteer organization and is based on membership. The Foundation is supported by these members and funded with donations. In addition, the volunteer members also run a spring and fall plant sale to help bring in more funds.

A Pond In Kubota Garden 

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Kubota Garden Pond – Seattle, Washington

The garden is filled with cool pathways and beautiful ponds and is also a perfect place of serenity. The garden is great location for those who wish to relax, read a book, or have a picnic. People seem to feel that public parks in Seattle are all beautiful yet they may just not get much prettier than the Kubota Garden. And Kubota Garden is rather noteworthy for its beauty. In conclusion, looking for the most beautiful park for a more than fair price is easy when it comes to this amazing garden.

 

John Ghost

John Ghost is a professional academic at Arizona State University working on his English (Writing, Rhetorics, and Literacies) degree. His path leads to becoming an English professor. He writes weird fiction for fun and enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter. He lives in the Valley of the Sun.

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