By Kim Charles

Luz Navarro of New Jersey showcases a sense of culture and tropicals in his whimsical garden.

"My garden is located in Long Branch, NJ. It is a breath of fresh air in an ordinary neighborhood. I cultivate perennials and tropical plants from my native Puerto Rico. It sense of proportion reflects the gardens of many Zen temples in Japan.  There is also a touch of whimsy manifested through out the different sculptures, one can not observe it without being drawn into a refreshing sense of beauty."

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