Wisteria Pergola

Wisteria Pergola 
Wisteria Pergola by Rachel Fawn Alban

Olmsted and Vaux placed a Wisteria Pergola overlooking the area which used to be the concert grounds and The Mall.

The long, latticed patio is 130 feet long by 25 feet wide. It's many wooden supports are interlaced with wisteria vines that have gotten heavy and extremely thick over the years.

Though the view of The Mall is now obstructed by the Bandshell, it is still a beautiful place, especially in the spring when the wisteria bloom in pale, lavender blossoms.


Share or Bookmark

+ Sponsored Links

+ Events Calendar

+ Sponsored Links

+ Newsletter

Keep up with what's happening in Central Park

Take a tour of Central
Park and go sightseeing
in New York City!

+ Sponsored Links

+ Search for Hotels

Top of Page Header Photo: © Aric Boyles 2017
Copyright © 2004 - 2017 Greensward Group, LLC. All rights reserved.
Recommended Article
Japanese Lilac

Japanese Lilac The Japanese lilac is not a flower, but a tree. It is part of the Oleaceae family and grows up to a height of ... read more ›