Share this entry

Jekyll, Gertrude Line breaks: Ger|trude Je¦kyll
Pronunciation: /ˈdʒiːk(ə)l/

Definition of Jekyll, Gertrude in English:

( 1843–1932), English horticulturalist and garden designer. She created over 300 gardens for buildings designed by Edwin Lutyens, promoting colour design in garden planning and ‘wild’ gardens.

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources