Dates of birth and death unknown. A gardener (niwashi) from the Azuchi-Momoyama to the beginning of the Edo periods (late sixteenth to early seventeenth centuries). He was involved in building the garden at Sanpōin of Daigoji temple, under the supervision of head priest Gien Jugō.
Japanese Garden Dictionary: A Glossary for Japanese Gardens and Their History
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