Re: first gardeners

Richard Spear (
Wed, 3 May 1995 16:58:20 PST

In article <3o68jk$> (Kimberly Pincus) writes:
>From: (Kimberly Pincus)
>Subject: first gardeners
>Date: 2 May 1995 21:35:48 GMT

> I was looking for information on the first people(s) who started
>gardening for aesthetic purposes, not just agricultural. If anyone has
>any info, please send it. Thanks.

Kimberly - A recent book addressed exactly this topic ... 'course, I don't
remember the name, but a simple library search for archaeology books on
gardens for the last year should turn it up. Anybody remember the title?

Regards, Richard