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Well-Sweep Herb Farm 1985-1986

Physical description:
2 folders+ 12 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, New Jersey, Warren County, Mansfield, Port Murray
New Jersey
Port Murray
Well-Sweep Herb Farm (Port Murray, New Jersey)
Date:
1985
1985-1986
Notes:
Since 1970 Well-Sweep Herb Farm has been providing herbs, herbal products, and dried flowers to the public. Under continuous ownership by the Hyde family, it is one of the largest collections of herbs and perennials in the country, with over 1750 varieties. There are butterfly, herb, medicinal, perennial, and rock gardens, as well as topiary. The formal herb garden includes a knot garden and displays 39 basils, 81 lavenders, 56 rosemarys, 109 thymes, and 79 scented-leaf geranium varieties.
Summary:
The folders include worksheets, photocopies of an article about the garden, and related materials.
Publications:
Garden has been featured in The Green Scene (July 1985)
Garden has been featured in "Well Sweep Farm," Colonial Homes (March-April 1984), pp. 124-126
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
NJ199000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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