Gardens

Some articles on gardens, garden:

Victoria Gardens (shopping Center)
... Victoria Gardens is a pedestrian-oriented, open-air, mixed-use town center in Rancho Cucamonga, California ... The Victoria Gardens Cultural Center, which features the Rancho Cucamonga Public Library, a performing arts center, and a multi-use reception hall, is owned and operated by the city of Rancho Cucamonga and ... There is also Victoria Gardens shopping centre in inner-suburban Richmond ...
Orchard-garden - In Tropical Climates
... Forest gardens, or home gardens, are common in the tropics, using inter-cropping to cultivate trees, crops, and livestock on the same land ... well as in northeastern India, the home garden is the most common form of land use and is also found in Indonesia ... These gardens exemplify polyculture, and conserve much crop genetic diversity and heirloom plants that are not found in monocultures ...
Fitzroy Gardens
... The Fitzroy Gardens are 26 hectares (64 acres) located on the southeastern edge of the Melbourne Central Business District in East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia ... The gardens are bounded by Clarendon Street, Albert Street, Lansdowne Street, and Wellington Parade with the Treasury Gardens across Lansdowne street to the west ... The gardens are one of the major Victorian era landscaped gardens in Australia and add to Melbourne's claim to being the garden city of Australia ...
Orchard-garden - History
... Forest gardens are probably the world's oldest form of land use and most resilient agroecosystem ... species were selected and incorporated into the gardens ... Forest gardens are still common in the tropics and known by various names such as home gardens in Kerala in South India, Nepal, Zambia, Zimbabwe and ...
Fitzroy Gardens - Horticulture
... The most notable feature of the Gardens is the wonderful trees that have been used to line many of the pathways ... The gardens were initially designed by Clement Hodgkinson and planted by park gardener, James Sinclair, as a dense woodland with meandering avenues ... The creek was used for irrigation of the western side of the gardens for fifty years ...

Famous quotes containing the word gardens:

    It is closing time in the gardens of the West and from now on an artist will be judged only by the resonance of his solitude or the quality of his despair.
    Cyril Connolly (1903–1974)

    These are the Gardens of the Desert, these
    The unshorn fields, boundless and beautiful,
    And fresh as the young earth, ere man had sinned—
    William Cullen Bryant (1794–1878)

    Within the memory of many of my townsmen the road near which my house stands resounded with the laugh and gossip of inhabitants, and the woods which border it were notched and dotted here and there with their little gardens and dwellings, though it was then much more shut in by the forest than now.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)