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Great Gardens of the American West

Synopsis
Grahame Beakhust visits at private and public gardens in California, British Columbia and Washington state and interviews their creators. Shows various gardens including the Japanese Tea Garden in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco; Bellevue (Washington) Botanical Garden; Thompson’s California heather garden; Bank of America roof garden, San Francisco; Filoli Gardens, Woodside, California; Peter Symcox’s garden, British Columbia; American ‘ranch style’ garden, Washington; Harland Hand’s garden, El Cerrito, California.
Language
English
Country
Canada
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 60 min.
Year of production
1997
Availability
Sale; 1997 sale: £15.99 (inc. VAT +p&p)
Subjects
Design
Keywords
Canada; gardens; horticulture; landscape design; United States of America

Credits

Cast
Grahame Beakhust 

Production Company

Name

Tier One Communications Corporation

Distributor

Name

Quantum Leap

Notes
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