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WINTERGREEN, TEXAS. Wintergreen, a ghost town in northeastern Karnes County, was situated at the intersection of the Victoria-San Antonio and the lower Helena-Gonzales roads. It appeared on maps from 1858 to 1868, including a Civil War map of 1865.


Robert H. Thonhoff, History of Karnes County (M.A. thesis, Southwest Texas State College, 1963).

Robert H. Thonhoff


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

Robert H. Thonhoff, "WINTERGREEN, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 29, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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