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  • JGarden - Gardens
    Gardens Nearby Weather Phone 1 212 288 6400 Fax 1 212 517 8315 E Mail info asiasociety org Contact Designer s Construction Period Public Private PUBLIC Hours Admission Added to JGarden 12 24 2000 Last Updated 12 24 2000 JGarden Description Warning Interim Location at Midtown On January 3 2000 the Asia Society moved its world headquarters from 725 Park Avenue to interim facilities at 502 Park Avenue 725 Park

    Original URL path: http://www.jgarden.org/gardens.asp?ID=421 (2016-02-11)
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  • JGarden - Gardens
    7472 E Mail info atlantabotanicalgarden org Contact Designer s Construction Period Public Private PUBLIC Hours Open Tuesday Sunday Closed Mondays except Monday holidays such as Labor Day and Memorial Day Closed Christmas and New Year s Day April September 9 a m 7 p m October March 9 a m 5 p m The Garden will remain open until 9 30 p m on Tuesday evenings beginning May 4 Oct 31 for Chihuly Nights Admission 12 adults 9 seniors 7 students 3 17 and free for children under 3 and for Garden members On site parking is free Added to JGarden 7 8 2000 Last Updated 9 14 2004 Sources JGarden Description While the Japanese Garden is now part of the Atlanta Botanical Garden its origin actually pre dates the founding of the botanical garden Surrounded on three sides by a wall built by Japanese artisans the garden is peaceful and serene In keeping with Japanese tradition most of the plants are evergreen with only a few seasonal accents of vivid color Visitors will also find three old friends typical of Chinese and Japanese gardens pine and or stone which symbolize longevity and age bamboo which is symbolic of resilience against all adversity and blooming fruit trees which represent youth and renewal of life The moon gate is a design feature that originated in China and has been adopted by the Japanese Through the moon gate and through the round window of the tea house a vista to the heart of the Japanese garden may be observed If you step through the moon gate the legend says one day you will return to that spot The pines in the garden are Virginia pines Pinus virginiana and trimmed to give the appearance of great age Directions Take I 85 I 75

    Original URL path: http://www.jgarden.org/gardens.asp?ID=292 (2016-02-11)
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  • JGarden - Gardens
    to our monthly newsletter Bellingrath Gardens URL http www bellingrath org Name Bellingrath Gardens Alternate Name Address 12401 Bellingrath Road Mailing Address Box 60 City Theodore State Alabama Postal Code 36582 8460 Country UNITED STATES Latitude Longitude lat 30 433726 long 88 159136 Find Gardens Nearby Weather Phone 1 334 973 2217 Fax E Mail bellingrath juno com Contact Designer s Construction Period Public Private PUBLIC Hours Admission Added to

    Original URL path: http://www.jgarden.org/gardens.asp?ID=255 (2016-02-11)
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  • JGarden - Gardens
    organizations biographies glossary timeline links jgarden news Keep up with JGarden changes and news Subscribe to our monthly newsletter Berkeley Botanical Gardens Name Berkeley Botanical Gardens Alternate Name Address University of California at Berkeley Mailing Address City Berkeley State California Postal Code 94720 Country UNITED STATES Latitude Longitude lat 37 877252 long 122 240917 Find Gardens Nearby Weather Phone Fax E Mail Contact Designer s Construction Period Public Private PUBLIC

    Original URL path: http://www.jgarden.org/gardens.asp?ID=257 (2016-02-11)
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    Longitude lat 33 488685 long 86 774298 Find Gardens Nearby Weather Phone 1 205 879 1227 Fax E Mail bbsed aol com Contact Designer s Contruction Date established 1962 Public Private PUBLIC Hours Daily dawn to dusk Admission By donation Added to JGarden 1 1 1996 Last Updated 4 3 2001 JGarden Description Known for their herbs camellia wildflowers bonsai and Crepe Myrtle Facilities include a visitor s center gift

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    with JGarden changes and news Subscribe to our monthly newsletter Brookside Garden Name Brookside Garden Alternate Name Address 1800 Glenallen Avenue Mailing Address City Wheaton State Maryland Postal Code 20902 Country UNITED STATES Latitude Longitude lat 39 060013 long 77 039698 Find Gardens Nearby Weather Phone 1 301 949 8230 Fax E Mail Contact Designer s Construction Period Public Private PUBLIC Hours Admission Added to JGarden 7 8 2000 Last

    Original URL path: http://www.jgarden.org/gardens.asp?ID=321 (2016-02-11)
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    Mailing Address City San Jose State California Postal Code 95112 Country UNITED STATES Latitude Longitude lat 37 349572 long 121 894917 Find Gardens Nearby Weather Phone 1 408 293 9293 Fax E Mail Contact Designer s Contruction Date 1958 Public Private PUBLIC Hours Admission Added to JGarden 1 1 1999 Last Updated 7 8 2000 JGarden Description This garden is sited on a small plot in from of the main

    Original URL path: http://www.jgarden.org/gardens.asp?ID=258 (2016-02-11)
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  • JGarden - Gardens
    Updated 7 27 2001 JGarden Description The Butchart Gardens are the legacy of Robert Pim Butchart and his wife Jenny Robert Butchart began in dry goods but in 1888 he establisehd a Portland Cement manufacturing facility near Owen Sound Ontario his birthplace He became a very successful industrial leader and later moved to the west coast of Canada following the limestone deposits located on Vancouver Island In 1904 he and his family moved their home to the Tod Inlet site and settled there for the remainder of the lives When Butchart had mined out the limestone at the factory near their house Jenny Butchart suggested using the big hole in the ground to build a Sunken Garden Top soil was brought in and the work began In 1908 the garden was expanded to include a Japanese Garden on the ocean side of the estate An Italian garden and Rose garden were added later as well Little now remained of the old limestone kiln though the factory continued to make tiles and flower pots until as late as 1950 The old kiln chimney can still be seen from the Sunken Garden By the 1920 s the garden was becoming a destination

    Original URL path: http://www.jgarden.org/gardens.asp?ID=205 (2016-02-11)
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