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The Stanley Smith Horticultural Trust


Last Updated: 2016-05-11

At A Glance

The Stanley Smith Horticultural Trust

2320 Marinship Way, Ste. 150

Sausalito, CA United States 94965-2830

Telephone: (415) 332-0166


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $17,407,154

Total giving: $701,305






Established in 1970 in CA

Purpose and Activities

Grants to organizations for education and research in ornamental horticulture, particularly in North and South America. Specific interest is in funding organizations that pursue the following activities: 1) the advancement of research in ornamental horticulture and the publication of the results of such research; 2) assisting in the creation, development, preservation, and maintenance of gardens accessible to the public for educational purposes; 3) promotion of the environmentally responsible introduction, cultivation, and distribution of plants which have ornamental horticultural value; 4) assisting in the publication of books or other works relating to the science of horticulture; and 5) informal and/or formal educational activities which further ornamental horticulture .

Fields of Interest

  • Biodiversity
  • Botanical gardens
  • Environment
  • Plant biodiversity
International Interests
  • South America
Population Groups
  • Academics

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $17,407,154 (market value)

Expenditures: $984,345

Total giving: $701,305

Qualifying distributions: $807,991