Garden and Landscape Architecture

Single-source services,
design-build from start to finish
and after maintain

DAIICHI-ENGEI is well established as leading specialists of gardening and landscaping in Japan.
With more than 120 years of experience, we will provide the best solution for your garden.

We offer expert knowledge of landscape architecture, construction, horticulture, and maintenance to create, improve and sustain striking landscape.
Our multiple specialists have earned an excellent reputation among both local and foreign customers, including embassies in Tokyo.


Our design-build-maintain process produces significant savings in cost and resources.
The entire project will be carefully and thoroughly examined and implemented.

Survey & Site Analysis

We aim to identify and incorporate individual characteristics of each site, while accommodating its constraints and maximizing its unique qualities.

After considering original vegetation, climate, soil structure, and any other site-specific criteria such as views, traffic noise, neighboring areas, we will propose:

  • Consultation by licensed tree doctors, lawn experts, landscape architects
  • Effective and concrete ways to meet our customer's requirements


Optimal conditions shall be designed through a multilateral survey of each site and the needs of each customer, such as:

  • Planning from the design stage to the construction stage to complement existing buildings
  • Reconstruction planning and/or maintenance program to enhance existing gardens

Sample planning services:

  • Preliminary plan including concept plan
  • Garden/landscape layout plan, planting plan, perspective drawing, etc.
  • Cost estimation and price quotation


Every project is meticulously executed under supervision of our qualified and experienced project managers.

A range of specialist services in groundwork, drainage, hard and soft landscaping, lighting and irrigation is also available.

Rooftop gardening, planting on external walls and event site also is undertaken by our supervisors

Sample construction services:

  • Finding genuine gardening elements through our unique channels
  • Natural stone or paver patios, walkways and driveways
  • Retaining walls, fire pits, and steps
  • Various Japanese bamboo fences
  • Decks, gazebos, and pergolas
  • Landscape lighting
  • Holiday lighting
  • Lawn and landscape irrigation systems
  • Water features and fountains


DAIICHI -ENGEI provides specific maintenance plans to assure the best balance between quality and efficiency. Our regionally-specific plans will take environmental context and local management into consideration.

  • Daily/annual maintenance programs including a regular schedule, tree pruning, chemical spray and fertilizer application are carried out efficiently
  • Varied options to fulfill clients' requests, replacement of seasonal flowers in beds/planters, installation of Christmas trees and decorations with lights/ornaments, etc.

Sample maintenance services:

  • Lawn maintenance
  • Tree maintenance including Japanese-styled topiaries
  • Annual and perennial flower garden
  • Traditional/modern Japanese gardens
  • Sustainable gardening with 3Rs (Reduce, Recycle and Reuse)

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Flower and Green Displays

Various displays to meet the needs of our clients

We offer permanent/occasional displays for commercial facilities, ceremonies, exhibitions, events, etc.

We not only provide flower/green displays, but also various other services from landscape lighting to holiday decorating installation services.

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Indoor Plant Rental

A breath of fresh air, indoor plant rental

Planning, installation and maintenance of indoor plants for offices, business premises and private homes

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Company profile

Company name :
Daiichi Engei Co., Ltd.
Address :
MGL Katsushima Building No.20 5F
1-5-21 Katsushima, Shinagawa-ku
Tokyo 140-0012, Japan
Fax :
Established :
September 1st, 1898
Capital :
480 million yen
(fully owned by Mitsui Fudosan, Japan's largest comprehensive real estate company)
President :
Katsuji yamamura
Shops :
26 shops (incl. studios, as of 1st April, 2024)

Kanto area

  • Nihonbashi Flagship Store
  • Shop in Mitsukoshi Nihonbashi main store
  • Shop in Isetan Shinjuku main store
  • Shop in Mitsukoshi Ginza
  • Shop & studio in InterContinental Yokohama Grand hotel
  • Studio in the Imperial Hotel Tokyo
  • Studio in Tsunamachi Mitsui Club, and others

Kansai area

  • Studio in the Imperial Hotel Osaka
  • Shop & studio in the Hotel Nikko Himeji
  • Studio in the Anniversaire Kobe, and others

Other areas

  • Studio in Okura Act City Hotel Hamamatsu
  • Shop & studio in ANA Crowne Plaza Kanazawa Hotel
  • Shop & Studio in Sendai Trust City, and others

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