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Green Leaves, 2007

Landscape architect:
Mueller, Paul L.
Former owner:
Beltzhoover, Melchior Roch b. 1892
Beltzhoover, Ruth Audley Britton Wheeler b. 1897
Provenance:
Pilgrimage Garden Club
Physical description:
1 folder+ 15 35 mm. slides (photographs)
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Mississippi, Adams County, Natchez
Mississippi
Natchez
Green Leaves (Natchez, Mississippi)
Date:
2007
Notes:
Green Leaves is located in Natchez, Mississippi and occupies about a half acre of ground. The property has a rich history dating to the early 19th century, while the garden was designed in 1928 by Paul L. Mueller, a landscape architect of Minneapolis and Memphis. A black wrought iron fence with a center decorative iron gate defines the front of the property. The site features many varieties of trees including a 300-year-old live oak, as well as camellias and azaleas. Roses and iris are among the flowers providing colorful accents. Outdoor seating ranges from formal to informal.
Persons associated with the property include: Paul L. Mueller (landscape architect, 1928); Melchior Roch Beltzhoover (former owner); and Ruth Audley Britton Wheeler Beltzhoover (former owner).
Summary:
The folder includes an information sheet, various site plans, a slide plan, a slide list, historical information about the property and its owners, a plant list, and other information.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
MS038000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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