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Some articles on gardens, garden:

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 Tanzania ...
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 ... In Kerala in south India as 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 ...
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 sits north ... There is also Victoria Gardens shopping centre in inner-suburban Richmond ...
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 ...
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:

    The devout have laid out gardens in the desert.
    Robert Duncan (b. 1919)

    Down by the salley gardens my love and I did meet;
    She passed the salley gardens with little snow-white feet.
    She bid me take love easy, as the leaves grow on the tree;
    But I, being young and foolish, with her would not agree.
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    Our fathers wrung their bread from stocks and stones
    And fenced their gardens with the Redman’s bones;
    Robert Lowell (1917–1977)