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Untitled Garden ca. 1992

Landscape architect:
Orchard, Tom
Architect:
Taylor, Robert 1925-2009
Horticulturist:
Dawson, James
Landscape designer:
Gustafson, Steve
Physical description:
1 folder+ 21 35-mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Arizona, Maricopa County, Paradise Valley
Arizona
Paradise Valley
Untitled Garden (Paradise Valley, Ariz.)
Date:
1992
ca 1992
Notes:
The home is located in the Sonoran Desert on a sloping hillsideon an acre plus site facing Camelback mountain. A portion of the hillside is partially carved away to sink the driveway into the site. This desert lot creates a microclimate around the house for roses and many other tropical plants. The maintenance is easy and native desert plants provide dramatic beauty.
Persons associated with the property include: Tom Orchard (landscape architect); Robert Taylor (architect); James P. Dawson (horticulturist); Steve Gustafson (landscape designer); Nancy Swanson (photographer and researcher).
Summary:
The folder includes plans, garden description, information sheet, waivers and releases done by GCA researcher and a magazine article.
Publications:
Gardens has been featured in Southwest Passages, Jan. and Feb. 1993
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
AZ007000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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