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Week 7 of the Folly Frenzy Countdown! Featuring: the Chinese Pavilion. I am very fortunate to have been able to do some folly reconnaissance in England two summers ago. It was a whirlwind tour of 18 gardens in 16 days and it was pure heaven! All but 2 of the gardens featured at least one […]

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Yesterday, Eddie Applefeld, of Baltimore’s WCBM Radio visited Winterthur’s Uncorked! Wine, Objects & Tradition exhibition.  Afterwards, he took a walk in the garden and caught this cute little guy visiting the hippocampus sculpture in the Reflecting Pool. For more information: Uncorked! http://www.winterthur.org/uncorked Carol Long’s entry about the restoration of the sculpture in the Winterthur Garden: […]

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     This past year has been a notable one for the restoration of the garden. One of the most visible changes has been the return of architectural detail to the garden; statuary, cisterns, furniture and metalwork that were either in disrepair or no longer existing have been painstakingly restored or recreated to help us […]

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