Two Books: The Garden and its Creators & Collections and Horticulture

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The Garden and its Creators

You'll discover and understand the rich history of the property as far back as 1877 and the original Spanish land grant. Details about the early years of Madame Ganna Walska describe the life of an amazing woman and the story continues through her work creating one of the world's most remarkable botanic gardens.

Wonderful historical photographs illustrate the history and the evolution and the gardens and are juxtaposed to the extraordinary gardens as they exist today. A must read for anyone who has visited or intends to visit Lotusland.

Written by Sharon Crawford, 52 pages, soft cover, full color photographs on every page

Collections and Horticulture

The garden at Lotusland is home to more than 3,000 different kinds of plants from all over the world. This collection of plant stories and photographs represent the diversity of the collection and emphasizes the vital role that Lotusland plays as a botanic garden. Discover the beauty and enjoy learning about the plants that make Lotusland so remarkable.

Written by Virginia Hayes, Curator of the Living Collection and Steven Timbrook, Director Emeritus - their combined knowledge of the Collections and Horticulture of Lotusland is unsurpassed.