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secret gardens of Georgetown

Adrian Higgins

secret gardens of Georgetown

behind the walls of Washington"s most historic neighborhood

by Adrian Higgins

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Georgetown (Washington, D.C.),
  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Gardens -- Washington (D.C.),
    • Georgetown (Washington, D.C.)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementAdrian Higgins ; photographs by Mick Hales.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB466.U65 W364 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination223 p. :
      Number of Pages223
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1398716M
      ISBN 100316360848
      LC Control Number93006334

        The formal gardens have the traditional features of an Italian garden including water displays, sculptured grass beds, classical statuary, decorative balustrades, topiary-style trees and shrubs. Adrian Higgins is Garden Editor at the Washington Post and the author of The Secret Gardens of Georgetown: Behind the Walls of Washington's Most Historic Neighborhood and The Washington Post Garden Book: The Ultimate Guide to Gardening in Greater Washington and the Mid-Atlantic Region.

        The aquatic gardens are a series of ponds punctuated with lily pads, lotus flowers, and lilies. While some of the best viewing is in the spring and summer, the park is open year-round.   Georgetown is also home to many embassies including those of France, Cameroon, Sweden, Thailand, and Ukraine. Diplomats do contribute to the Georgetown traffic parking, so think ahead and reserve a spot ahead of time! • • • Best Georgetown Parking Resources. SpotHero – book discounted parking in Georgetown online or on your smartphone.

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