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Garden railways. Tips on combining live plants with model railroads in an outdoor garden.
FINE GARDENING #11 Jan-Feb 1990 pg. 58

Railway gardens. Suggestions for installing an outdoor model railroad.
FLOWER & GARDEN Dec 1993-Jan 1994 (v.37#6) pg. 34

Garden railroading. Large scale model train layout is included in an outdoor raised garden surrounded with a short stone wall. Various roadbed ideas are shown along with advice on laying the track, installing underground wiring, adding scenery, etc.
MODEL RAILROADER Apr 1990 (v.57#4) pg. 95

Tracklaying on the "Rock Garden Southern." An quick and easy way to lay LGB sectional track outdoors.
MODEL RAILROADER Aug 1990 (v.57#8) pg. 88

Dinkey Creek & Buttonwillow garden railroad. An HO modeler shares ten "commandments" which will add to the enjoyment of having a Gn3 garden layout.
MODEL RAILROADER Oct 1990 (v.57#10) pg. 82

Tips on constructing an O gauge garden railway. (1) Tabletop height baseboard on top of a rock and soil "retaining wall". (2) Water drainage. (3) Outdoor station roofs. (4) Wheel cleaning. (5) Couplings. (6) Ballast. (7) Expansion gaps.
MODEL RAILWAYS [2] Sep 1990 (v.7#9) pg. 478