The West Park Greenhouse owned by Henry
Barthelman had 3.5 acres under glass and was located between Chatfield
Avenue and Bradgate Avenue, west from Rocky River Drive to Riveredge
Avenue. Tomatoes and cucumbers were the primary vegetables grown
but other vegetables were grown for the Cleveland Market. The
Barthelman family operated the farm and greenhouse business from 1914
The Lorain Avenue Greenhouse, owned by the
Colbrunn and Kamm families, was located approximately where, in 1997,
the Lorain Square Apartments building stands at 16321 Lorain Avenue.
The Rockland Greenhouse was located at 14450
Lorain Avenue, on the site of the former Robert Lee Ford dealership,
later Master National Muffler, and, in 1997, Harley-Davidson Sales
The Riverside Greenhouse was located on the
southeast corner of Chatfield Avenue and Rocky River Drive.
A greenhouse was at 14435 Triskett Road across the
street from St. Mel's Catholic Church, and another was on the corner of
Triskett Road and West 140th Street.
was on the site where The Marriot Inn now stands on West 150th Street
just south of Interstate 71. Another greenhouse stood
directly across the street.
Charles Bormer had a greenhouse on Munn Road.
Louis Kuhlfied had a greenhouse on the site of Douglas
MacArthur School at 440 Valleyside Drive.