I am fascinated by garden history. I am an art historian by training, with a concentration in the history of photography, so it was a simple transition from art history to garden history. I am lucky to live in Boston, MA one of the best cities in the world to study garden history, which I continue to do.  I travel widely to visit gardens, many of which will appear on Of Gardens. The more gardens I see, the more I want to see. However, like gardening of which I am a Master Gardener, the more knowledge I acquire the humbler I become.

Here on Of Gardens you will find a wide range of topics on garden history and gardens in general. Gardens are everywhere, and their stories mirror human development and history. So ubiquitous are gardens yet, except for those few who make it their lifework, little thought is given to the fascinating topic of garden history. Of Gardens is the place for those curious about gardens and their history.

7 thoughts on “About

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s