Local plant sales, like the ones this weekend at Bartram’s Gardens, Temple Ambler’s Arboretum and Jenkins Arboretum, are so much fun because that’s where you always seem to find the most unusual plants.
All the Franklinias that exist today came from the seeds of trees the Bartrams discovered in Georgia. They planted them in their Philadelphia gardens and named the new trees after Ben Franklin.
Learn about all the benefits of bees this weekend at the Philadelphia Honey Festival.
As wedding season approaches, KYW Newsradio’s Michelle Durham spoke to local experts to get advice for couples who just got engaged. She asked questions about catering, wedding trends, lighting, photography and flowers, and they had some words of wisdom to share.
Besides raking and planting and pruning – there’s lots of fun stuff to do in the garden this time of year and Greater Philadelphia Gardens has collected lots of them into a handy guide.
The grand jury has indicted 17 people, identifying 12 of the 17 as gunmen for the drug organization that variously called itself the “Harlem Boys,” “Young Hit Men,” and “54.”