Jefferson's Garden

Jefferson's Garden

by Peter Loewer, Peggy Cornett




Noted plantsman Peter Loewer profiles Thomas Jefferson as gardener and landscape architect, focusing on the gardens at Monticello, with descriptions of the annuals, perennials, trees, shrubs, and vines that Jefferson grew. Insights on each plant from Jefferson, the writers he admired, and those who admired him are combined with Loewer's unique perspective, gardening hints, and stunning line drawings.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780811700764
Publisher: Stackpole Books
Publication date: 04/01/2002
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 5.78(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Peter Loewer is vice president of the Botanical Gardens at Asheville in North Carolina and author of more than twenty gardening books.

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