Rockefeller Park Greenhouse II

by Kevin February. 09, 2009 3118 views

The first plans for the City Greenhouse were presented in 1902. Three years later the first units were completed on a portion of the 270 acres donated to the City by John D. Rockefeller.

The Greenhouse was initially used solely for growing the plants used to landscape City parks and gardens. While city beautification is still one of our goals, the Greenhouse and grounds have since evolved into a Botanical garden with specialty plant collections, seasonal floral displays, and theme gardens.

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Amy Whicker 8 years, 7 months ago

These are lovely... quite a refreshing set! They all have such fantastic composition and color. My favorites are 22 and 25...

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