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A Topiary Master's Crown Jewel

In the early 1980s, Pearl Fryer began creating his garden, which is filled with whimsical topiary. His work has since received great acclaim, and Pearl was even the subject of an award-winning documentary, A Man Called Pearl (2006).

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A Pearl Among Men
Portrait of Pearl Fryar

Pearl Fryar views his gardening and topiary work as a means of spreading a message of love, peace and goodwill.