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Exploring Gardens & Green Spaces: From Connecticut to the by Magda Salvesen

By Magda Salvesen

An illustrated guidebook to a wealthy array of 148 designed landscapes alongside the Northeast Corridor.

Nestled all alongside the northeast hall, a great quantity of horticultural gemstones and designed landscapes beckons viewers, from celebrated formal parks, estates, and arboretums to much less familiar—and frequently not easy to find—gardens. This distinct guidebook good points 148 of them, supplying readers with an incomparable source for finding and exploring the region’s eco-friendly spaces—many with ancient houses at their center.

Whether huge, luxurious, and impressively maintained, or modest in dimension, price range, and employees, all have targeted old, inventive, and horticultural choices that lead them to worth a visit. Mt. Cuba heart and Winterthur in Delaware, Longwood Gardens in southeastern Pennsylvania, Grounds for Sculpture and the Leonard J. greenback backyard in New Jersey, the Humes eastern walk backyard on manhattan, Stonecrop Gardens and Innisfree within the Hudson Valley, and Elizabeth Park and Hollister apartment in Connecticut are only many of the nice gardens highlighted.

Featuring greater than 300 colour images and twenty-nine maps, with a fund of functional details for every entry—including transportation, within reach eateries, and different websites of curiosity, Exploring Gardens and eco-friendly Spaces is a veritable travel advisor at your fingertips, showcasing an array of gardens that watch for discovery.

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