Community Collaborators work with Smithsonian Gardens to harness the power of storytelling to share and celebrate stories of gardeners and gardens in their own communities and across the country. Together we are working to grow a digital archive of garden stories for today and for the future! We would like to thank and acknowledge our partners in preservation:


National Wildlife Federation's Garden for Wildlife program

Read Garden for Wildlife stories here

Community collaborators are environmental non-profits, garden clubs and societies, libraries, museums, and other organizations dedicated to greening their communities. Interested in becoming a Community Collaborator? Email us at