Some features of the Japanese garden are the temple bell, the canyons with spring-flowering trees, stone lanterns and pagodas. The Japanese house exhibits elements of traditional Japanese life. @ Huntington Gardens, San Marino, CA.
My Granny's favorite tree.white dogwood - official tree of NC and oh so beautiful: A profusion of full white blooms every spring. Deep green leaves turn scarlet in fall, making your dogwood a beautiful sight in all seasons.