The Garden Guide

Book: History of Garden Design and Gardening
Chapter: Forward 3 Garden History

Chronology of garden history

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HISTORY OF GARDENING AMONG ANCIENT AND MODERN NATIONS 2. The chronological history of gardening may be divided into three periods: the ages of antiquity, commencing with the earliest accounts, and terminating with the foundation of the Roman empire; the middle ages, including the rise and fall of the Roman empire: and the modern times, continued from that epoch to the present day.