Lewis W. Barton Arboretum and Nature Preserve at Medford Leas 2005
Rumson Garden Club
1 folder+ 5 35 mm. slides
Mixed archival materials
United States of America, New Jersey, Burlington County, Medford
Lewis W. Barton Arboretum and Nature Preserve at Medford Leas (Medford, New Jersey)
A retirement community, the property of 160 acres features landscaped gardens, wildflower areas, meadows, recreational areas, natural woodlands, wetlands and a creek. The gardens are connected by wandering paths or formal walks. The courtyard garden contains water features, seating areas, and walkways.
Persons and firms associated with the property include: Medford Leas (owner, 1972-present); Kneedler, Mirick, Zantzinger, Pearson, Iwonen (landscape architects); and Lewis W. Barton with assistance of the Morris Arboretum at the University of Pennsylvania (landscape design).