A treatise on the theory and practice of landscape gardening, adapted to North America; with a view to the improvement of country residences... With remarks on rural architecture by Downing, A. J.; Sargent, Henry Winthrop - Published 1865
The Most Luxurious Wedding Venues in the World 12. The Biltmore Estate, North Carolina: Built in 1895 by George Vanderbilt, this 250-room chateau sits on 8,000 acres of beautiful gardens and landscape. It is the largest privately owned home in America and holds the Vanderbilt family's original pieces, such as furniture, art, and antiques. For your ceremony and reception you can choose from several venues within the estate, like the Lioncrest Grand Ballroom, The Italian Garden, Front Lawn…
Our guide at the Villa Melzi was the charming Daniela Vaninetti. She was there punctually to meet us, complete with wellies, tattoos, and a diamond-studded smile. She showed us enormous 19th-century redwoods, white pines, red oaks, and water-craving swamp cypresses from North America.
The properties of Artichoke have been recognized since antiquity. It was particularly popular in the 16th-19th centuries. The eclectic physicians of North America used Artichoke to support healthy urine flow and production and to support normal function of the digestive system and liver*. In European herbal medicine it has been used to support the same functions, but also to support healthy skin, encourage a normal appetite, and to support healthy bile flow and cholesterol metabolism*. _Good…
From mid-May through mid-June (weather depending), the Matthaei Botanical Gardens in Ann Arbor, Michigan will host the Peony Garden & Spring Bloom Celebration, now enjoying its 90th year at the Nichols Arboretum. A national treasure that draws thousands of visitors from Michigan and beyond each spring, this is the largest collection of heirloom and antique peonies in North America.
Fir (Abies) is a genus of 48–55 species of evergreen coniferous tree in the family Pinaceae. It is found through much of North and Central America, Europe, Asia, and North Africa, occurring in mountains over most of the range. Firs are most closely related to the genus Cedrus (cedar); Douglas-firs are not true firs, being of the genus Pseudotsuga.
Pinned by indus® in honor of the indigenous people of North America who have influenced our indigenous medicine and spirituality by virtue of their being a member of a tribe from the Western Region through the Plains including the beginning of time until tomorrow.