The Garden Guide

Book: History of Garden Design and Gardening
Chapter: Chapter 5: Gardens in Asia, America, Africa, Australia

Quebec garden design

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893. In Quebec, says Mr. Hart, 'horticulture has become very much attended to, and numbers of beautiful and picturesque situations have been laid out in gardens, in which very beautiful country seats have been erected. In climate, Quebec is very different to Montreal, the high grounds about the former city being more exposed to cold sea breezes than the level ground of the country of Montreal.'