Notes, on trees, shrubs, and walks, undated
Scope and Contents
Notes on best methods of planting and transplanting various kinds of trees and bushes, including a notation of the agricultural authority, Langley or Miller, from whom he got information. Also a notation on walks -- should be of gravel or Sand and winding and private -- the sides should be lined with Honey suckles -- sweetbrier-, and many other flowering shrubs.
- Washington, George, 1732-1799 (Person)
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From the Collection: approx. 25 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
- Gardening Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Mount Vernon (Va. : Estate) Subject Source: Naf
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