Canandaigua in Ontario County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Several hundred perennial plants covered the grounds of the rock garden. During the early years of the garden rock cress, stonecrop, and candytuft all bloomed in profusion.
The continuous blooming cycle and seemingly wild state of the gardens provide a unique, more natural experience within the planned landscape.
The stone arch designed for the garden by landscape architect
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Architecture. A significant historical year for this entry is 1911.
Location. 42° 53.969′ N, 77° 16.177′ W. Marker is in Canandaigua, New York, in Ontario County. Marker can be reached from Charlotte Street near Howell Street. Marker is on the grounds of Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Site. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 150 Charlette Street, Canandaigua NY 14424, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Japanese Garden & Tea House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Peacock House/Aviary (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sonnenberg Gardens (about 400 feet away); Old-Fashioned Garden (about 400 feet away); Moonlight Garden (about 500 feet away); Blue & White Garden (about 500 feet away); Pansey Garden (about 500 feet away); Japanese Garden (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canandaigua.
Also see . . . Sonnenberg.org. A non-profit organization, Sonnenberg operates in cooperation with the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation and relies solely on visitor admissions, memberships, donations, (Submitted on June 23, 2019, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 23, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 23, 2019, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 139 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 23, 2019, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.