Kosugi Zohen Co. Ltd. is a landscaping company in Setagaya, Tokyo, Japan. Starting as family owned farming and nursery business, Kosugi’s history goes back more than 300 years. Now focusing on the design, construction and maintenance of gardens for homes, condominiums and commercial properties, Kosugi Zohen has an outstanding customer base of more than 2,000 clients in Tokyo, Yokohama and the surrounding areas.
As a testament to their excellence in landscaping, Kosugi won a Gold medal in the 39th WorldSkills Competition in the landscape gardening sector in 2007. The WorldSkills Competition started in 1950 in Spain, “to showcase and inspire world-class excellence in skills and introduce youth to a variety of skilled careers.” In the 2007 competition, 3,452 competitors, judges, delegates and others from 63 countries and regions participated. In the landscape gardening category, two contestants from Kosugi Zohen proudly won the highest award, a first in the sector for competitors from Japan.