Arboretums, according to Penn State, cultivate trees, shrubs and herbaceous plants for scientific and educational purposes. But these Philadelphia-area attractions are so much more to the residents and tourists who visit them each year.
Learn how to grow more with less – less work, less water and less money.
Friday, May 10th, is National Public Gardens Day, and Philadelphia is home to more gardens than any other city in the country.
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.