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Thursday, July 3, 2008

Watering the Gardens and the Gardeners

Part-time gardeners Ted Pender and Enrique Mendez. Photograph by Barbara Bell, a volunteer in the Gardens.

We are out busily soaking the gardens on a very warm day, in anticipation of a long, hot, holiday weekend. We do not have drip watering at The Cloisters, for a number of reasons. They did have drip watering in the Middle Ages. More anon.

—Deirdre Larkin