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What’s Blooming? – Zinnia

Sep

04

Zinnias are not your typical flower. They can vary in appearance from a single row of petals, to a dome shape and come in many different colors.

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Art in the Gardens: Twin Lion Arm Chairs (needs picture)

Aug

21

In the Italian Garden at The Cummer Museum, one can spot an array of magnificent sculptures and ornaments nuzzled in with the beautiful flowers. The centerpiece of the garden is…

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Art in the Gardens: Mercury

Aug

07

In the center of the Olmsted Garden, a beautiful bronze sculpture of Mercury, the Roman god of commerce, poetry, luck, trickery, and the guider of souls to the Underworld, stands suspended in…

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What’s Blooming? Crape Myrtle!

Jul

24

Written by Kiani Ned, Marketing Intern   The crape myrtle, or Lagerstroemia, is a flowering tree that is native to the Indian Subcontinent, southeast Asia, and northern Australia. The bright and soft blooms are commonly cultivated in warmer climates around the world and are very common to the American South. Crape myrtle blooms flower in [...]

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Art in the Gardens: The Gargoyle

Jul

21

The Gargoyle that seems so at home in the Italian garden, here at The Cummer Museum, made its original home on a building in New York City. In 1981, The Cummer Museum…

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Movie Night at The Cummer showing Cars

Jul

10

Join us Friday, July 19 as we continue Movie Night in The Cummer Gardens! The series continues with the Disney • Pixar film Cars, a family friendly movie to complement the current exhibition, Future Retro: The Great Age of the American Automobile. Feel free to bring blankets, lawn chairs … and the kids! This is a great way [...]

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