Yukizuri Work

Yukitsuri work

Yukizuri is a true symbol that tells the coming of winter to Kanazawa.

Snow that falls in the winter of Kanazawa is heavy in weight because the snow contains a large quantity of moisture.In order to prevent the branches of the trees in Kenrokuen Garden from breaking, yukizuri is performed.This is a method of protecting the branches with ropes attached in a conical array to the trees.Skillful gardeners use more than 800 ropes to give yukizuri to the Karasaki pine in Kenrokuen Garden,which is famous for the great shape of its branches.


Yukitsuri work

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