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Hobe Sound -- Untitled Garden

Object Details

Originally developed in 1937, the garden features native plants, particularly bromeliads, which grow profusely on the ground and up in the trees. Other plants include ferns, philodendron, brugmansia (Angel's trumpet) and palm trees. An attempt to grow roses on the Florida property was not successful. Formal elements of the otherwise native setting include wrought iron gates, an armillary sphere, and a fountain.
Persons associated with the garden include Mr. and Mrs. Van Alan Clark (owners beginning in 1948); Rood Landscape, Inc.
Rood Landscape, Inc.
Collection Creator
Garden Club of America
Untitled Garden (Hobe Sound, Florida)
United States of America -- Florida -- Martin County -- Hobe Sound
Gardens -- Florida -- Hobe Sound
Rood Landscape, Inc.
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The Garden Club of America collection / Series 1: United States Garden Images / Florida
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Archival Repository
Archives of American Gardens
AAG.GCA, File FL143
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Collection Citation
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, The Garden Club of America collection.
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Scope and Contents
The folder include worksheets.
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Related Materials
Untitled Garden related holdings consist of 1 folder (7 photographhic prints)
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