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Shop with PHS online, at the Flower Show, or at Meadowbrook Farm in Abington, PA.

PHS members enjoy a subscription to Green Scene magazine, also available on the iPad.

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Events
 
 
PHS hosts a variety of events throughout the year, offering something for everyone.

 

From the famed PHS Philadelphia Flower Show to the family-friendly Fall Garden Festival, PHS takes pride in its array of events. Workshops, lectures, multi-day seminars are more are also available. When applicable, PHS members receive discounts on events, including the popular PECO Green Roof Tours.

If you prefer to view events in calendar mode, please click here.









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PHS/PWD Rain Check Program
Sep 17, 2014 12:00 PM - Jun 17, 2015 1:00 PM

PHS/PWD Rain Check Program

Through Rain Check, Philadelphia residents can have stormwater management tools installed at their homes for free or for a reduced price.
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Tree Tenders Spring  Basic Training
May 13, 2015 5:45 PM - May 27, 2015 9:00 PM

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.
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PHS/PWD Rain Check Program
Sep 18, 2014 5:30 PM - Jun 18, 2015 6:30 PM

PHS/PWD Rain Check Program

Through Rain Check, Philadelphia residents can have stormwater management tools installed at their homes for free or for a reduced price.
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Stories from the Garden
Oct 2, 2014 5:45 PM - Jun 4, 2015 7:45 PM

Stories from the Garden

PHS McLean Library Book Discussion Group
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The Poinsettia Story
Nov 25, 2014 10:00 AM - Dec 19, 2014 3:00 PM

The Poinsettia Story

Stop by PHS McLean Library for our exhibit on the history of Poinsettias and to view our elegant display of live Poinsettias from Meadowbrook Farm.
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Holiday Wreath Workshop
Dec 5, 2014 10:00 AM - Dec 6, 2014 12:00 PM

Holiday Wreath Workshop

Learn simple techniques to create a custom wreath more beautiful and long-lasting than anything commercially available.
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NOFA Accreditation Course in Organic Landcare
Dec 8, 2014 8:00 AM - Dec 11, 2014 5:30 PM

NOFA Accreditation Course in Organic Landcare

This course for land care professionals, designers and environmental educators provides a well-rounded curriculum for understanding organic land care principles, practices, design and maintenance.
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Junior Flower Show Training
Jan 13, 2015 4:00 PM - Jan 13, 2015 6:00 PM

Junior Flower Show Training

Training for teachers about hosting a Junior Flower Show.
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The Eugene and Marie-Louise Jackson Lecture Series: Garden Magic in the Movies
Jan 15, 2015 6:00 PM - Jan 15, 2015 7:30 PM

The Eugene and Marie-Louise Jackson Lecture Series: Garden Magic in the Movies

Join PHS Philadelphia Flower Show designer Sam Lemheney and exhibit designers Gary Radin and Michael Petrie in a panel discussion as they share their experiences as well as previewing some of the amazing features of the upcoming features of the PHS Philadelphia Flower Show.
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Soils Boot Camp
Jan 20, 2015 12:59 PM - Jan 21, 2015 4:29 PM

Soils Boot Camp

Learn about the physical, chemical, and biological properties of soils that promote optimum plant growth in this two-part class.
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Fungi in the Garden
Jan 20, 2015 6:30 PM - Feb 23, 2015 7:30 PM

Fungi in the Garden

This six-session course will look at a few groups of fungi, from among the hundreds of thousands that exist, that are particularly important to plants and to people who are interested in plants.
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Tree Tenders Saturday Basic Training
Jan 24, 2015 8:30 AM - Jan 24, 2015 1:00 PM

Tree Tenders Saturday Basic Training

Learn to Plant and Care for trees in your community
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Panel Discussion: Horticulture as a Career
Jan 24, 2015 3:00 PM - Jan 24, 2015 4:00 PM

Panel Discussion: Horticulture as a Career

Join an engaging conversation with a panel of Barnes Arboretum School alumni who work in a number of different professions, all related to the field of horticulture.
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Weed Science
Jan 28, 2015 1:30 PM - Mar 11, 2015 3:30 PM

Weed Science

Learn about common weeds like crabgrass, poison ivy, and ragweed, and recent invasive species like mile-a-minute, Japanese stilt grass, and giant knotweed.
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Contemporary Botanical Illustration
Feb 5, 2015 1:00 PM - Mar 26, 2015 4:00 PM

Contemporary Botanical Illustration

Develop line drawing and watercolor techniques to create highly detailed and accurate botanical paintings.
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Tree Care Update
Mar 5, 2015 8:45 AM - Mar 5, 2015 3:00 PM

Tree Care Update

Bartlett Tree Experts and PHS are co-sponsoring Tree Care Update, an annual seminar for tree professionals and all those committed to planting and preserving trees.
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Gardening for Beginners
Mar 21, 2015 9:30 AM - Mar 28, 2015 12:00 PM

Gardening for Beginners

This two class course will teach you the basic foundation of gardening and will take you well on your way to the green thumb you have always wanted!
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Painting Flowers and Plants with Watercolor
Mar 31, 2015 10:00 AM - May 19, 2015 1:00 PM

Painting Flowers and Plants with Watercolor

Taught by Eileen Rosen, the class covers color mixing, creating a personal color journal, and mastering specific painting techniques to achieve realistic results.
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Gardens of China & National Peony Festival
Apr 3, 2015 9:00 AM - Apr 22, 2015 9:00 PM

Gardens of China & National Peony Festival

Join PHS as we explore ancient gardens, historic sights and spectacular scenery of China's imperial past.
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The Eugene and Marie-Louise Jackson Lecture Series: Design Principles for Sustainable Gardens
Apr 12, 2015 2:00 PM - Apr 12, 2015 3:00 PM

The Eugene and Marie-Louise Jackson Lecture Series: Design Principles for Sustainable Gardens

This program will outline a number of design techniques that will simultaneously help Mother Earth and provide a more attractive garden for year-round enjoyment!
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2015 Chelsea Flower Show and Gardens of Kent and The Cotswolds
May 12, 2015 8:00 AM - May 22, 2015 9:00 PM

2015 Chelsea Flower Show and Gardens of Kent and The Cotswolds

This trip is Sold Out. To join the Waiting List, please contact Suzanne Betts at 215-988-8819 or sbetts@pennhort.org.
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Treasures of the McLean Library
Jun 8, 2015 6:00 PM - Jun 22, 2015 7:00 PM

Treasures of the McLean Library

Plant Stories Told through 18th and 19th Century Botanical Art
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Autumn Gardens of Normandy and Brittany
Sep 2, 2015 6:00 AM - Sep 11, 2015 10:00 PM

Autumn Gardens of Normandy and Brittany

Experience breathtaking landscapes and exceptional horticulture as PHS travels to gardens in Normandy and Brittany.
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PHeaSt
Oct 16, 2015 6:00 PM - Oct 16, 2015 10:00 PM

PHeaSt

Each fall PHS transforms its warehouse at the Philadelphia Navy Yard into a rustic party venue for PHeaSt, a one-of-a-kind celebration of fantastic farm-to-table dishes.
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