United States of America, Delaware, New Castle County, Montchanin
Dean Garden: Nemours (Montchanin, Delaware)
Sharing a name with its more famous Delaware counterpart, this site features a formal garden designed in 1928 by Noel Chamberlin on the site of an old croquet court. Bricks in the walks were originally in the sidewalks of Wilmington. Plantings include rhododendrons, azaleas, hollies, magnolias, dogwood, and tree peonies imported from Japan.
Persons associated with the property include: Mr. and Mrs. J. Simpson Dean (former owners) and Noel Chamberlin (landscape architect, 1928).
The folder includes worksheets and other information.