Pioneering Botanist

Pioneering Botanist

Sara Plummer Lemmon Botanist

When Sara Allen Plummer arrived in Santa Barbara in 1869, she was among the class of frontier women Susan A. Hallgarth calls “unwed, unreluctant, unrepentant.” But moving to the frontier was only the beginning of her work as a pioneer. In the years that followed, Sara would forge many trails and take on many roles: cultural founder, activist, groundbreaking botanist…

click here to read more.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s