The Garden Guide

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

Silberbury Tea Garden

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347. As a garden of festivity, that of Silberbury (fig. 94.) is worthy of notice, as one of the handsomest tea-gardens in Germany. It is in the neighbourhood of Constadt and Rosenstein; and the scene of the discovery of all the remarkable organic remains by means of which the celebrated Cuvier threw so much light on the science of geology.