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The Gift Of A Gardening Book

Need a gift idea? There’s a new book by a local author who has helped a lot of gardeners like me see how smart it is to use more native plants.

12/22/2014

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Hit The Holiday Sales At Area Gardens

If you’re going to decorate, you’ve got to get going…to the holiday sales at area gardens.

12/03/2014

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Grow Your Own Peonies

Peonies are certainly among the most popular flowers of all, and this weekend you can learn how to grow them from seed at Swarthmore College.

10/20/2014

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Treehugger: Best Arboretums In Philadelphia

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.

09/03/2014

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Top Spots To See Spring Flowers

If you’re looking to surround yourself with nature’s beauty, stop and smell the roses (or tulips, or daffodils…) at one of these gorgeous gardens, right here in the Philadelphia area.

03/20/2014

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A Book Club For Gardeners

If your New Year’s resolutions include reading more books, meeting new people, and becoming a better gardener, here’s an all-in-one solution.

12/31/2013

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Local Arboretum Sales Feature Holiday Greenery

Lots of local arboretums have Christmas greenery sales this time of year. In fact, there are two coming up this weekend.

12/04/2013

(Bartram’s Garden, in Southwest Philadelphia.  Credit: KYW's John McDevitt)

Positively Philadelphia: Celebrating Our Region’s Public Garden Heritage

Friday, May 10th, is National Public Gardens Day, and Philadelphia is home to more gardens than any other city in the country.

05/05/2013

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Greater Philadelphia Gardens

This link to the Greater Philadelphia Gardens can help you keep track of what’s happening at nearly 30 gardens and arboretums in our area.

10/12/2011

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