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Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden BookLewis Ginter Botanical Garden:
25 Years and Growing

A 100-page commemorative book presented as a pictorial guide, historical resource and visitor memento which:


  • Explores 80 acres of fascinating gardens and landscapes
  • Recalls 19th-century Richmond, Virginia
  • Reveals legacies of Major Lewis Ginter and his niece “Miss Grace” Arents
  • Records those whose vision, talent and generosity shaped this “living museum” of horticulture
  • Presents photos shared by talented visitors, volunteers, professional photographers and staff
  • Features treasured, seldom-seen historical photos from Richmond’s archives
  • Chronicles the Garden’s transformation into one of the nation’s loveliest and most respected botanical gardens.
  • Makes a great gift!

$12.95 softcover; $21.95 hardcover


Editor: Frank Robinson, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden Executive Director
Writer: Lynn Kirk

The Garden extends its appreciation to the Roller-Bottimore Foundation, which generously funded this publication.