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St. Goar Garden 1990

Former owner:
Sargent, Charles Sprague
Physical description:
1 folder+ 9 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Massachusetts, Norfolk County, Brookline
Massachusetts
Brookline
St. Goar Garden (Brookline, Massachusetts)
Date:
1990
1990-1990
Notes:
"The gardens surrounding this house are filled with specimen trees and shrubs, some planted in 1939 when the house was built. Against the house, a yew, a cotoneaster, and a crabapple have been espaliered while paper bark birches stand in front. A pine grove shelters a styrax and a chioanthus while a pair of Bradford pears frame the terrace. A rock and alpine garden, a shady wildfower garden, a Victorian fountain and views of Sargent Pond complete this restful property."
Persons associated with the property include: Charles Sprague Sargent (property subdivision of his estate, after 1926).
Summary:
The folder includes a garden plan and worksheet with description.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
MA153000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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