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A Mountain Garden 2009

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Head gardener:
Mathis, Kevin
Provenance:
Twin City Garden Club
Physical description:
1 folder+ 5 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, North Carolina, Alleghany County, Cherry Lane Township, Roaring Gap
North Carolina
Roaring Gap
A Mountain Garden (Roaring Gap, North Carolina)
Date:
2009
Notes:
A Mountain Garden is filled with a profusion of color from annual and perennial flowers in beds interlaced with stone paths. The one-tenth acre garden is planted on a sloping site between the main house and guest house on the property. The garden is centered by a small fountain and fish pond surrounded by rocks. Tea is served at a rustic twig table with a galvanized steel top and twig stools. The porches are decorated with hanging containers stuffed with blooms, a rose trellis stretches over one of two garden gates, and the entire garden provides cutting material for flower arrangements.
Persons associated with the garden include Kevin Mathis (Head Gardener, 2000 to present).
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The Twin City Garden Club of Winston-Salem (North Carolina) facilitated the submission of this garden's documentation.
Summary:
The folder includes worksheets.
Publications:
This property is featured in "High County Haven" by Steve Bender and Roger Foley, published in Southern Living, July 2011
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Gardens, PO Box 37012, Capital Gallery, Suite 3300, MRC 506, Washington, DC 20013-7012
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
NC079000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_292366

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