• benjamin franklin's view of an agricultural nation
  • histORical stroll through the roses
  • the settlers' garden and plants that came by covered wagon
  • flowers of quindaro
  • the potato king who made wyandotte county famous
  • the winesap and apple industry in wyandotte county in the late 1800s
  • birds of cooper-foreman gardens
  • butterFlies of cooper-foreman gardens

garden tours

Garden Tours are conducted every third Thursday of the month, June through August, by arrangement only.

Contact Pam Louis-Walden at

913-620-6930 or plouis01@yahoo.com

the following topics are

available upon request


  • Ancient Native Plants

  • food and medicinal plants used by the kansa indians

  • how kansa indians used hemp (Workshop for school children)

  • Colonial plants from thomas jefferson's garden

  • ​george washington's revolutionary garden

  • lewis and clark discoveries along the kaw river