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Fort Worth Japanese Gardens Autumn Colors

A November 2007 trip to Fort Worth by samepenny

Fort Worth Botanic Garden Photo, Fort Worth, Texas More Photos
Quote: Now is the time to visit this fine garden for autumn color. Come see!

Fort Worth Botanic Garden

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Attraction | "Japanese Gardens"

Fort Worth Botanic Garden Photo, Fort Worth, Texas
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Specutacular place to visit any time of the year, but autumn is the best in my own opinion. Color changes in autumn are often hard to find in Texas, but the Japanese maples in this garden seldom fail to provide vivid red leaves. Over the past year over $90,000 in updates and improvements have been made to the Japanese Gardens in Fort Worth. Come and enjoy!Walkways and bridges have been improved for safety, appearance and accessibility. The wheel chair accessible walk ways have been improved and made easier to use although many are still quite steep and will require a helper.New plantings of trees and shrubs, new areas developed and added to the formal gardens and more facilities...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on November 5, 2007

Fort Worth Botanic Garden
3220 Botanic Garden Blvd.
Fort Worth, Texas 76107
(817) 871-7686

Fort Worth Japanese Garden

Attraction | "Fort Worth Japanese Gardens"

Fort Worth Japanese Garden Photo, Fort Worth, Texas
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I'm adding a few photos to this journal in order to show the Japanese Gardens near to the time of the winter solstice when the sunlight is coming from about as from south as it travels in the course of the year. New vistas open up in the Japanese Gardens as many of the trees have lost their leaves and the angle of the sun adds new aspects to the buildings and shadows. Not many visitors in winter, so it can be a very good time to make a visit. The Japanese Gardens is open nearly every day of the year (Closed on major holidays) until ice conditions make it unsafe to visit the Garden. If that happens, you won't doubt the wisdom of staying inside.Hours of operation: http://www.fwbg.org/ho...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on January 19, 2008

Fort Worth Japanese Garden
3300 Japanese Garden Ln.
Fort Worth, Texas 76107
(817) 871-7685