TITLE

THE ROSE GARDEN AT LEWIS GINTER BOTANICAL GARDEN

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Frank
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
American Rose;Mar/Apr2009, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the rose garden at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. The concept of the rose garden is given with the desire of Louise Cochrane to leave a legacy in Richmond, Virginia. The design plans are described including its Italian belvedere and paved patio. The assistance of curator Peter Kukielski is provided along with Pat Henry of Roses Unlimited. The opportunities and challenges of the project are discussed together with the garden's spectacular performance in the first season. Given are the ways of maintaining and caring for the garden.
ACCESSION #
36578194

 

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