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Near Brentwood Bay in Capital Regional District, British Columbia — The Canadian Pacific
 

The Italian Garden

 
 
The Italian Garden Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2014
1. The Italian Garden Marker
Inscription.

The Italian Garden is the most formal of Mrs. Butchart's gardens. Created in 1926 on the site of the family tennis court, the well known architect Samuel Maclure worked from Mr. Butchart's ideas to create the garden.
 
Erected by The Butchart Gardens.
 
Location. 48° 33.947′ N, 123° 28.105′ W. Marker is near Brentwood Bay, British Columbia, in Capital Regional District. Click for map. Marker is at The Butchart Gardens. Marker is at or near this postal address: 800 Benvenuto Avenue, Brentwood Bay, British Columbia V8M 1J8, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Star Pond (within shouting distance of this marker); The Japanese Garden (within shouting distance of this marker); Fountain of the Three Sturgeons (within shouting distance of this marker); The Butchart Boar (within shouting distance of this marker); Rose Garden History (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Sunken Garden (about 120 meters away); Above The Sunken Garden (about 180 meters away); Organ Pavillion (about 180 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Brentwood Bay.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Butchart Gardens. (Submitted on June 18, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
The Italian Garden Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2014
2. The Italian Garden Marker
Looking south toward the garden entrance

2. Butchart Gardens on Facebook. (Submitted on June 18, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Horticulture & ForestryMan-Made Features
 
The Italian Garden image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2014
3. The Italian Garden
Looking south
The Italian Garden image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2014
4. The Italian Garden
Looking north
The Italian Garden image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2014
5. The Italian Garden
The Butchart Gardens Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
6. The Butchart Gardens Sign
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 403 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   6. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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