Category Timeline 3
“Save the Cycads,” a remediation project is launched to protect and preserve Lotusland’s Cycad collection and eliminate Armillaria.
The Japanese Garden reopens.
Ganna Walska Lotusland celebrates its 25th Anniversary of being open to the public with a special exhibition, Building a Botanical…
The Japanese Garden renovation begins.
The Insectary Garden is renovated for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) accessibility, improved aesthetics and optimum effectiveness in attracting pollinators…
The Palmetum Garden, designed by Eric Naglemann, is built around a restored path and bench in a long 514-foot axis…
The Water stairs, Cypress Allee and foyer in the Main House, all created during the Gavit era, are renovated. The…
Merritt S. Dunlap’s extensive cactus collection, promised to Madame Walska in 1966, is gifted to Lotusland. Plants begin to arrive…
The Topiary Garden is restored by Lori Ann David, who replicates the original figures.
A five-year plan is devised to remedy Cycad fungal infections and root rot. All infected soil is removed, and a…