Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.


A family of a single genus and about 15 species of evergreen trees and shrubs from the western USA and Mexico.  [RHSD].  Represented in the Hortus by a single shrub.

Plants in this Family

  1. Garrya macrophylla Benth.