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The craftsman
Volume XXVII, Number 5 (February 1915)

A house with a garden room,   pp. 564-566 PDF (1.2 MB)


Page 564


HOUSE WITH A GARDEN ROOM
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A SAN DIEGO HOUSE WITH A GARDEN ROOM: DEJ
BY I. J. GILL AND OWNED BY MRS. GEORGE T. .U
lavender and violet have been i
larly  planted.   There   is the  shi
foliaged rhus, heliotrope that climbs
a vine and blossoms summer and
ter, rows and rows of lavender stock
sweet peas, borders of nemophila and
the new sprangling dwarf verbena.
taria is there, and clematis and plum
over the pergola, with pansies, violets
asters beneath it. There are purple
violet-tinted foxgloves, larkspurs,
p~osas, lilies and daisies and a host of oth1l
flowers that only California can grow.
  The effect of all these lavender and pur,
ple flowers in their green foliage agains
the white wall of the house is so ethereallkr
lovely that it is a miracle there are not moreC
white houses hedged about with amethyst'
hues. On the east side, where the stepping
stone path is laid, there is a quiet little
flower-tangled court enclosed by shrubs.
La.il U) LiIaL LUInU11L III  IIaUe, 0.1
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A GLIMPSE OF THE GARDEN FROM THE ARCADIL
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