Gertrude Jekyll(redirected from Jekyll, Gertrude)
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Horticulturist, garden designer, writer and artist
Jekyll, Gertrude,1843–1932, British artist, landscape gardener, and crafts artist. She was associated with William Robinson and Edwin LutyensLutyens, Sir Edwin Landseer
, 1869–1944, English architect. He began his career designing small houses in Surrey and later executed a series of large country establishments, many of them complete with furniture and gardens.
..... Click the link for more information. in developing an informal and natural style of garden. Her works include Wood and Garden (1899) and Garden Ornament (1918).
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