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Women in Horticulture

Articles: Women in Horticulture

For the special “Women in Horticulture” issue of Pacific Horticulture (Summer 2019), we’ve called out the following stories in the online archives; this is but a sampling of the rich content that’s available to search and explore on our website. 


The Most Lively Art

Gardening as a science, an art, and a source of joy
by Margedant Hayakawa, 1979


Marcia’s Garden: A Conversation

by Marcia Donahue and George Waters, 1989


Through Other Eyes

California Wildflowers
by Marjorie Schmidt


Roots and Shoots, An Intergenerational Garden

Created by Mary McCullough, Molly Brown, and Kiyomi Masatani
by Barbara Christiani, 2001


A Woman, A Garden, An Organization

The Berry Botanic Garden at 25
by Louise Godfrey, 2002


A Salvia Garden in Sonoma

by Betsy Clebsch, 2004


Native Plant Care

by Carol Bornstein and David Fross, 2005


Lessons from the Ruth Bancroft Garden

by Johanna Silver, 2017


The Ruth Risdon Storer Garden

Evolution of a Valley-Wise Garden
by Emily Griswold and Ellen Zagory, 2008


Driving Miss Worn, and More

A Woman of the Golden Age of American Gardens
by Phoebe Gilpin, 2009


Congress Calls on Pacific Horticulture

The Marigold in California
by Judith Taylor, 2010


Chilean Adventure: Excerpts from a Travel Diary

by Kathy Musial, 2011


Defending Dinner

Defeating Deer in the PNW
by Lee Neff, 2012


Ornamental, Edible Gardens At Lynmar Estate Winery

by Kate Frey, 2013


The Miller Legacy

Elisabeth C. Miller Botanical Garden at 20
by Richie Steffen, 2014


Elizabeth McClintock, PhD, 1912-2004

Associate editor of Pacific Horticulture for 25 years
by Richard G. Turner, 2005




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