Learn about a few famous names – and some lesser-known garden heroes.
Selected moments and movements when women have used gardens and landscapes for power, advocacy, and change.
Focus in on topics in women’s garden history through online collections of primary resources from the Smithsonian Archives of American Gardens and other Smithsonian collections.
On Social Media
Check out the #HorticultureHERstory hashtag on Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube for stories of notable women of change.
Download these scenes from Smithsonian Gardens to use as your desktop background, or on your next Zoom meeting!