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Untitled Garden, Houston, Texas 1986

Landscape designer:
London, Ruth
Architect:
Staub, John F
Former owners:
Hill, George A. Mr. Mrs.
Physical description:
1 folder+ 14 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Texas, Houston
Texas
Houston
Untitled Garden (Houston, Texas)
Date:
1986
1986-1986
Notes:
Established in 1930, this two-acre site includes various individual gardens within a larger garden setting. Among these are a pool garden, a formal garden, a kitchen garden, the Virgin of Guadalupe garden, and the Indian Madonna garden, the latter two named for shrines/sculpture found there. Azaleas, ornamental grasses, and roses are among the featured plants.
Persons associated with the property include: Mr. and Mrs. George A. Hill (former owners); Ruth London (landscape designer); and John Staub (architect).
Summary:
The folder includes a worksheet. The garden is noted for its individual gardens within a larger garden setting.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
TX014000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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