BATON ROUGE -- "Louisiana Gardens," a book presenting 29 of the
state's most famous gardens, has been issued by Pelican Publishing.
The state's traditional and plantation gardens are mixed with
arboretum, parks and nature preserves in this colorful presentation
of one of the state's most beautiful attractions.
The book is the result of the collaborative efforts of Mary
Fonseca, author of "Weekend Getaways in Louisiana," and Steven
Brooke, the award-winning photographer of "The Gardens of