Oakland Cemetery and Augusta National Plants at Booby Jones’ Grave

Bobby Jones

You probably know that famous golfer and designer of Augusta National is buried at Oakland Cemetery.  Oakland is again restoring Jones’ grave with plants native to Augusta National.  If you’ve visited Oakland you’ve either dropped a golf ball at Jones’ grave or seen the others there.  And you’ve no doubt seen how Oakland Cemetery gets more beautiful every year.  It’s the result of many volunteers that love the cemetery who work hard to make it a great place to visit.  Well now we’re stepping up the are around Booby Jomes’ grave to include a new plan with plants like those at August National.  I could tell you the story but I wouldn’t do it justice, so click here and read Oakland’s description of the history of Augusta and the plants there.

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