Victorian gardens

Two of the best-known landscape designers of the 19thC, Joseph Paxton (1803-1865) and William Barron (1805-1891), favoured collections of conifers in the gardens they created. The Victorians also established public parks of bold design and large cemeteries by private enterprise.

This definition is abridged from A – Z of tree terms: A companion to British arboriculture.
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