was the home of James Henry and Sallie Dooley who gifted their home and 100 acre estate to the public so that future generations would enjoy their homeplace as much as they did.
Vignette gardens make this park a sensory smorgesbord...
the herb garden
Here's evidence that I am easily entertained and will probably never really grow up...
The Italian Garden
|I really liked this verbena - has freckles like me!|
The Via Florum Garden
The Japanese Garden
A sweet escape on the edge of downtown Richmond
Labels: Italian gardens, Japanese gardens, Maymont Park, picnic destinations in Virginia., Richmond, Virginia