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Nantucket Garden, 2006-2007

Architect:
Clark, Edwin
Provenance:
Garden Guild of Winnetka
Physical description:
1 folder+ 6 35 mm. slides (photographs)
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Illinois, Cook County, Winnetka
Illinois
Winnetka
Nantucket Garden (Winnetka, Illinois)
Date:
2006
2006-2007
Notes:
Nantucket Garden is located on a property in Winnetka, Illinois, next to a cedar-shingled Nantucket-style house built in 1916 by Edwin Clark. The half moon rose garden adjacent to the screened porch at the rear of the house is planted with pink hybrid tea roses and floribunda roses surrounded by white begonias and white alyssum. Features include a terraced garden, a ravine garden and a boxwood knot garden. Garden furniture on the property includes a pair of Karl Schinkel neo-classical designed cast-iron brenches (ca. 1860) and two antique urns.
Summary:
The folder includes an information sheet, a features plan, a slide view plan, a slide list, a plant list and a 2005 "Open Days Directory" Garden Conservancy brochure.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
IL116000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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