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Millstream 1959 - 1985

Horticulturist:
Foster, H. Lincoln
Former owner:
Foster, Laura Louise
Haven, Dorothy
Physical description:
1 folder 33 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Connecticut, Litchfield County, Canaan, Falls Village
Connecticut
Falls Village
Millstream (Falls Village, Connecticut)
Date:
1959
1959-1985
1959 - 1985
Notes:
Millstream is a six acre alpine, woodland, and wildflower garden. It is the creation of the late Laura Louise and H. Lincoln Foster, botanical artist and authors. Rhododendrons and azaleas overlook a variety of plants including phloxes, primroses, saxifrages, and ferns, naturalized in a setting accented by rocks, a brook, and trees.
Persons associated with the garden include: Dorothy Haven (former owner, 1934 - 1969); Laura Louise Foster (former owner, 1969 - 1988); and H. Lincoln Foster (horticulturist, 1950 -1988).
Summary:
The folder includes a worksheet and maps with features.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
CT284000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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