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All the Presidents' Gardens book. The eighteen acres that surround the White House have been an unwitting witness to history-a backdrop for soldiers, suffragettes, protestors, and activists.

All the Presidents' Gardens book. Kings and queens have dined there; bills and treaties have been signed; and presidents have landed and retreated. The front and back yard for the first family, it is by extension the nation’s first garden. All the The eighteen acres that surround the White House have been an unwitting witness to history-a backdrop for soldiers, suffragettes, protestors, and activists.

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The 18-acres surrounding the White House have been an unwitting witness to history-kings and queens have dined there, bills and treaties have been signed, and presidents have landed and retreated. Throughout it all, the grounds have remained not only beautiful, but also a powerful reflection of American trends. In All the Presidents' Gardens bestselling author Marta McDowell tells the untold history of the White House Grounds with historical and contemporary photographs, vintage seeds catalogs, and rare glimpses into Presidential pastimes.

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The American Gardener. Marta’s ‘voice’ creates a sense of fascination within the reader. Her wit and insight shines through as she describes the White House Gardens, sometimes utilitarian and spare, and other times lush and extravagant. The greatest achievement of Marta’s book, though, isn’t the precise documentation of the history of The First Garden, if you will, but in the way she weaves the tales of American ingenuity and preservation into it. -NYBG's Plant Talk.

Often injecting wit, she explains how the White House has dealt with typical garden pests (raccoons who . Long may there be erudite and entertaining books like All the Presidents’ Gardens to enlighten and educate about American garden history. The American Gardener.

Often injecting wit, she explains how the White House has dealt with typical garden pests (raccoons who fish in water gardens) as well as atypical problems (. helicopter winds or hosting 1,000 guests at a time). Resplendent with historical images, the work also includes plant lists and short bios of key White House gardeners. informative gem of a book.

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On this July 4th holiday, the White House gardens hold a special place. Our presidents and their families have shaped the grounds to reflect their values and the prevailing cultural traditions. In fact, the 18-acres that surround the White House have been re-created time and again over the centuries, beginning with. In fact, the 18-acres that surround the White House have been re-created time and again over the centuries, beginning with George Washington.

Since 1800, the white house has served as a residence for the president of the United States

Since 1800, the white house has served as a residence for the president of the United States. The eighteen acres that surround the White House have been the Forrest Gump of gardens-an unwitting witness to history-a backdrop for Civil War soldiers, suffragettes, protestors in the 1960s, and activists today. Kings and queens have dined there. Bills and treaties have been signed. On its lawn presidents have landed and retreated. The front and back yard for the first family, it is by extension the nation’s first garden

All the Presidents' Gardens - Madison’s Cabbages to Kennedy’s Roses-How the White House Grounds Have Grown with America
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