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See the future in flowers

...programs are experiencing drastic cuts, the arboretum is somewhat shielded from such drama due to an endowment the late Caroline Jensen (no relation) left for the care of her garden - the plants aren't the only things growing.Though the arboretum...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-05-22/see-future-flowers
Outdoors
What's in Bloom: Iris 'Gracchus'

...Peterson brought this plant with her when she immigrated to Juneau from Germany after marrying John Peterson in 1893. In Caroline Jensen's photo albums, this was called "Old Peterson Iris." It is quite possible that it has been growing at the Jensen-Olson...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-06-20/whats-bloom-iris-gracchus
Outdoors
City inherits garden legacy

Caroline Jensen didn't simply smell the flowers. She grew them in profusion and shared them with friends, as they recalled Sunday afternoon...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052206/loc_20060522001.shtml
News
Jensen-Olson Arboretum to open

In the mid-1960s Caroline Jensen moved "out the road" with her husband Carl to the property that he had just inherited from his aunt, Irma Olson. Once their...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072707/nei_20070727006.shtml
Neighbors
Neighbors Digest

Service for Jensen Sunday in garden donated to city Sound off on the important issues at A memorial service for Caroline Jensen will be at 1:30 p.m., May 21, in her garden at 24 mile North Glacier Highway. Caroline donated her property...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051706/nei_20060517005.shtml
Neighbors
Outside in 2013

...largest collection in North America. He said he's caught the "primrose bug," the same one that figuratively bit Caroline Jensen decades ago when she sowed the first seeds of the Pacific giant. While Jensen's collection keeps changing (and...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-01-03/outside-2013
Outdoors
Task force considers three amendments

...Harbor Road, at Mile 25. The 17-acre arboretum was bequeathed to the city as a no-dog area, when master gardener Caroline Jensen died in May. Mills agreed that the garden needs to be protected, perhaps with a loop on the south side of Peterson...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092106/loc_20060921020.shtml
News
Around Town

...dog-walking techniques, vendors and more. Details: 789-0260. "Shank, Ship and Shutter Club," slideshow of Caroline Jensen, outdoor photos from 1940s-70s, 1-3 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Sponsored by the Gastineau Channel Historic...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032103/loc_calendar.shtml
News
Neighbors Digest

...Widowed Persons Service. Jensen-Olson Arboretum to open to public, for education and beauty JUNEAU - Gardener Caroline Jensen, in a plan with the Southeast Alaska Land Trust and the city of Juneau to create a conservation easement in 1998...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072507/nei_20070725034.shtml
Neighbors
Around Town

...Details: 463-1750. Juneau Garden Club, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. There will be a horticultural report by Caroline Jensen and a rhubarb potluck. Details: Sue, 789-0892. Pinochle, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Juneau Docks and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061301/Loc_calendar.html
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