Suizenji Garden is strolling Japanese garden in Kumamoto. Its centerpiece is a tsukiyama representation of Mount Fuji. Lord Hosokawa began construction of the garden in 1636 as a teahouse retreat. Hosokawa selected the site for the spring fed pool that provided excellent tea water.
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