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architecture educator , Landscape architect

Warren David Jones, American landscape architect, landscape architecture educator. Registered landscape architect, Arizona, California. Fellow American Society Lanscape Architects (Arizona chapter, past trustee for Arizona); member Arizona Sonoran Desert Museum, American Association Botanical Gardens and Arboreta, Tucson Botanical Society, Arizona Native Plant Society (Tucson chapter), Mexico Society Landscape Architecture (honorary).

Background

Jones, Warren David was born on July 3, 1914 in Pasadena, California, United States. Son of Morris Shelly and Dorothy Grace (Brokaw) Jones.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture, Oregon State University, 1937. Postgraduate, University Oregon, 1939.

Career

Landscape inspector Federal Public Housing Authority, Southern California, 1946-1948. Private practice landscape architecture La Habra Heights, California, 1948-1967. Architectural consultant Tucson, since 1967.

Professor landscape architecture School Renewable Natural Resources, College Agriculture, University Arizona, 1967-1986, professor emeritus, from 1986. Member University Arizona landscape design team King Faisal Specialist Hospital, landscape consultant. Numerous projects United States in Mexico, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Sudan, etc.

Advisory board Boyce Thompson Arboretum, Arizona Sonoran Desert Museum.

Achievements

  • Registered landscape architect, Arizona, California.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: (with Mont Rose Duffield) Plants for Dry Climates, review edition, 1992, (with Doctor Charles Sacamano) Desert Trees and Shrubs for Landscape Use in the Desert Southwest, 1995. Contributor New Western Garden Book, Sunset Magazine, articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

Membership

Fellow American Society Lanscape Architects (Arizona chapter, past trustee for Arizona). Member Arizona Sonoran Desert Museum, American Association Botanical Gardens and Arboreta, Tucson Botanical Society, Arizona Native Plant Society (Tucson chapter), Mexico Society Landscape Architecture (honorary).

Connections

Married Patricia Ruth Duffey, October 27, 1941 (deceased February 1966). Children: David Morris, Scott Catterlyn, Stephen Duffey. Married Ruth Carol Cowley, August 7, 1967.

father:
Morris Shelly Jones

mother:
Dorothy Grace (Brokaw) Jones

spouse:
Patricia Ruth Duffey

spouse:
Ruth Carol Cowley

child:
David Morris Jones

child:
Scott Catterlyn Jones

child:
Stephen Duffey Jones