Wheaton in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
— Re-designed 1994 —
The addition of the mixed shrub border and the Arts and Crafts style arbor on the right side of the Fragrance Garden allowed for display of many more fragrant shrubs and vines, while providing a sense of enclosure and intimacy to the space.
Erected by Montgomery Parks.
Topics. This historical Horticulture & Forestry • Parks & Recreational Areas.
Location. 39° 3.469′ N, 77° 2.163′ W. Marker is in Wheaton, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker can be reached from Glenallan Avenue east of Heurich Road, on the right when traveling east. On the grounds of Brookside Gardens. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1800 Glenallen Avenue, Silver Spring MD 20902, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Monarch Waystation (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Garden Lunch / Recess Lessons (about 300 feet away); Gude Garden (about 300 feet away); DC Area Sniper Victims Memorial (about 400 feet away); Efficient Irrigation System (about 400 feet away); Composting (about 400 feet away); Formal Gardens (about 500 feet away); Creating Pollinator & Native Plant Gardens (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wheaton.
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