Louise Beebe Wilder (1878-1938) was an American garden writer. She was the author of several influential books. She was an expert on rock gardening and wrote from her own experience as an avid suburban gardener. She was the director of the New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx. Her works include: My Garden (1916), Colour in My Garden (1918), Pleasures and Problems of a Rock Garden (1927), The Fragrant Path (1932) and Adventures With Hardy Bulbs (1936).