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the all-natural ponds flanking the swimming area
provide the perfect environment for marsh marigolds
(Caltha palustris), pickerel weed (Pontederia cordite),
water lilies (Nymphaea odorata), and sacred lotus
(Nelumbo nucifera). Sited on the edge of a knoll, the pool
offers a view of the rolling hills beyond.