United States of America, Indiana, Marion County, Indianapolis
Mr. and Mrs. David B. Behrmann Garden (Indianapolis, Indiana)
Designed, planted and maintained by Mrs. Behrmann, this English garden consists of several different "rooms." Accented by fountains and statuary, the gardens feature a lily pond, a rose-covered pergola, a boxwood allee, and a gazebo. Mrs. Behrmann's father built the wooden benches, bower, pergola, obelisk and wisteria arbor.
Persons and firms associated with the garden include: Mr. and Mrs. William Zulich (former owners, 1919-1932); Dr. and Mrs. Frank Truitt (former owners, 1932-1969); Marcia K. Lyon (former owner, 1969-1974); Mr. and Mrs. James P. Cole (former owners, 1974-1978); Mr. and Mrs. William Matthews, Jr. (former owners, 1978-1982); Mrs. David B. Behrmann (garden designer, 1982); Richard J. Bartlett (builder of garden structures, 1983); and Kevin Young (landscape designer and architect of garden steps, 2003).