Monday, January 13, 2014

Huntington Library: Violet Flowers

The Huntington Botanical Gardens

In 1903 Henry Huntington purchased the San Marino Ranch, a working ranch with citrus groves, nut and fruit orchards, alfalfa crops, a small herd of cows, and poultry. His superintendent, William Hertrich, was instrumental in developing the various plant collections that comprise the foundation of the botanical gardens.

No comments:

Post a Comment