The Garden Landscape Guide

Book: History of Garden Design and Gardening
Chapter: Chapter 3: European Gardens (500AD-1850)

Grand Dukes of Baden

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ix. Gardening, as an Art of Design and Taste, in Baden 351. The higher departments of gardening have long been patronised by the Grand Dukes of Baden; and, as far as avowed art is concerned, Baden may be said to contain some of the finest gardens in the south of Germany. We shall notice them in the order of their creation.