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Coker Garden 1999

Former owner:
Rich, Clayton
Landscape architect:
Anderson, Richard
Physical description:
1 folder+ 7 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Georgia, Atlanta
Georgia
Atlanta
Coker Garden (Atlanta, Georgia)
Date:
1999
1999-1999
Notes:
This one-acre garden in Atlanta contains original stacked stone walls and later (1984) additions of an arbor and naturalized pool. There are old trees, as well as many native shrubs and plants in both naturalized and more formal areas. The garden includes rare plants, perennials, old roses, herbs, and native wild flowers.
Persons associated with the property include: Clayton Rich (former owner, 1953-1971) and Richard Anderson (landscape architect, ca. 1980 to date).
Summary:
The folder includes a worksheet.
Publications:
Garden has been featured in William Robert Mitchell, Jr. and Richard Moore, Gardens of Georgia (Atlanta: Peachtree Publishers, 1989)
Garden has been featured in "Atlanta Botanical Garden Presents Gardens for Connoisseurs 1987" (brochure)
Garden has been featured in "Restoration & Preservation - Our Seeds of the Future" (brochure published by the Cherokee Garden Club for the Garden Club of America Zone VII Meeting, 1995)
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
GA144000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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