May 13, 2015 5:45 PM - May 27, 2015 9:00 PM
Philadelphia Tree Tenders Spring Basic Training
During three energetic sessions learn the basics of tree planting and care including Tree Biology, identification, stresses, planting , pruning and root care.
May 20, 2015 5:30 PM - May 20, 2015 7:30 PM
PHS-Chanticleer Garden Series--Succession Planting on a Hillside
Joe Henderson, Chanticleer Horticulturist, will demonstrate how to plan and implement a successful, succession planting on a challenging site.
Jun 1, 2015 9:30 AM - Jul 15, 2015 5:00 PM
The Azalea Garden: Looking Back, Looking Forward
Twenty-five years on, we celebrate the Azalea Garden, one of Philadelphia’s most beloved spaces, with a photographic retrospective of views of this delightful public space located near the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
Jun 7, 2015 12:00 PM - Jun 7, 2015 5:00 PM
PHS Garden Visits - Chester County
PHS members will visit private gardens in and around Chester County, PA from noon to 5pm on Sunday, June 7, 2015. These popular self guided tours are an exclusive benefit for PHS members and their guests.
Jun 17, 2015 6:00 PM - Jun 17, 2015 8:00 PM
PHS-Chanticleer Garden Series--Dry Gardening
Lisa Roper, Chanticleer Horticulturist, will lead a walk that looks at the many layers of the Gravel Garden at Chanticleer. The plants you will learn about are characterized by low and rapid growth, high drought tolerance, and low maintenance.
Jul 22, 2015 4:00 PM - Jul 22, 2015 6:00 PM
Build Your Own Trough
Join Bernard Pettit in making your own hypertufa trough, a strong, yet lightweight container with a rigged, rustic look that compliments any plant palette. All materials are included.
Aug 12, 2015 5:30 PM - Aug 12, 2015 7:30 PM
PHS-Chanticleer Behind the Scenes at Chanticleer
Take a behind-the-scenes tour of Chanticleer with Ed Hincken, Head of Facilities. Learn how water features are maintained, buildings were reasearched and constructed, and green design was implemented.
Sep 9, 2015 5:00 PM - Sep 9, 2015 7:00 PM
PHS-Chanticleer Photography After Hours
Do you dream of taking images at Chanticleer during the hours of optimal light in the garden and without other visitors around? Lisa Roper will lead a short presentation covering the basic principles of garden photography, including: light, composition, depth of field, point of view, and shutter speed.
Sep 10, 2015 10:00 AM - Sep 10, 2015 11:30 AM
Gardening and Optimal Health
Through breathing techniques, gentle yoga poses, and engaging your senses in the garden, you will have a personal experience of feeling like your greatest self.
Sep 25, 2015 1:00 PM - Oct 9, 2015 3:30 PM
Design with Confidence! A Step-by-Step Approach (3 classes)
Learn how to measure your garden space, put it on paper, make design decisions, and communicate your ideas using quick landscape graphics.