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Kumpuris Garden, 1986

Landscape architect:
Jones, Wiley
Former owner:
Dungan, W.T
Porter, Q. L
Forme owner:
Porter, Louise
Architect:
Maer, Max
Provenance:
Little Rock Garden Club
Physical description:
1 folder+ 3 35 mm. slides (photographs)
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Arkansas, Pulaski County, Little Rock
Arkansas
Little Rock
Kumpuris Garden (Little Rock, Arkansas)
Date:
1986
Notes:
Kumpuris Garden is approximately one acre designed in 1963 by Wiley Jones from Memphis, Tennesee. The garden features a patio, flowerbeds, hedges and bulb gardens. Plantings include Yaupon holly, boxwood and flowering star magnoila. The home on the property was built by architect Max Maer for W. T. Dugan 1927 and purchased by Jim Porter in 1941.
Persons associated with the garden include: W. T. Dungan (former owner, 1928-1941); Louise and Q. L. Porter (former owner, 1941-1962).; Wiley Jones (landscape architect, 1963) and Max Maer (architect, 1927).
Summary:
The folder includes worksheets and additional information.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
AR028000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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