|Camellias in full bloom|
|Spanish Moss Frames a View of the Ashley River|
|Formal Lawn and Butterfly Lakes of Middleton Gardens|
Middleton Gardens are the oldest professionally designed and installed gardens in the United States.
|Camellias, Cherry Tree, Tulip Magnolias and Azaleas in Bloom|
|Wood Nymphs and a Carpeted Path of Camellia Blossoms|
There is also a restaurant, a gift shop and many acres to explore, all about 30 minutes easy drive from downtown historic Charleston. The original plantation home was burned down by Union Troops during the Civil War, and only a brick ruin remains. But the gardens endure, all these 175 years.
Your Garden Buddy,