Gertrude Jekyll, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Gertrude Jekyll

garden designer, artist

Date of Birth: 29-Nov-1843

Place of Birth: London

Date of Death: 08-Dec-1932

Profession: photographer, architect, gardener, painter, botanist, landscape architect, horticulturist, garden designer, non-fiction writer

Nationality: United Kingdom

Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius

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About Gertrude Jekyll

  • Gertrude Jekyll ( JEE-k?l; 29 November 1843 – 8 December 1932) was a British horticulturist, garden designer, craftswoman, photographer, writer and artist.
  • She created over 400 gardens in the United Kingdom, Europe and the United States, and wrote over 1,000 articles for magazines such as Country Life and William Robinson's The Garden.
  • Jekyll has been described as "a premier influence in garden design" by British and American gardening enthusiasts.

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