The Garden Guide

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

Sadi Tomb Garden Shiraz

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741. The sepulchre of Saadi lies at the base of a mountain, and consists of a garden, a tomb, and a fountain. The garden is neglected, and has only a few reeds growing in it. The tomb is square, and has been magnificent, but is now falling into decay. The fountain presents also the remains of a superb ornament. (Ibid.)