• Hills & Dales Estate
    LaGrange, Georgia

  • Live Oak Tree
    Jacksonville, Florida

  • Carnton Plantation
    Franklin, Tennessee

  • Bellingrath Gardens and Home
    Theodore, Alabama

  • Elizabeth Lawrence House & Garden
    Charlotte, North Carolina

The Southern Garden History Society is a group of enthusiasts and professionals that fosters and shares scholarly research about our historic gardens, cultural landscapes, and horticultural history through educational programs and publications. We celebrate the beauty and diversity of the South’s historic gardens and encourage their preservation and restoration so they may enrich the lives of others.

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Heirloom Watermelons
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Grappling with the hot, sultry days of summer leads many Southerners to find respite lying beneath a ceiling fan on a screened porch, swimming in a … Read More

Remembering Cornelia Oberlander
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Cornelia Oberlander, pioneering landscape architect and visionary, dies at 99 years.  Although her long career was centered in Canada, Oberlander was an inspirational environmentalist for the … Read More

Magnolia 2021 Spring Issue
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In the latest Magnolia, available for viewing online now and arriving at your mailbox soon, learn about the many lives of the Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens … Read More

Magnolia – Winter 2021
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The latest Magnolia publication featuring Mount Vernon’s very own Dean Norton is now available.  If you are a member, your beautiful printed copy will be arriving … Read More

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