Jun 1, 2015 9:29 AM - Jul 31, 2015 4:59 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.
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.
Oct 1, 2015 5:45 PM - Jun 2, 2016 7:45 PM
PHS McLean Library Book Discussion Group
Join us in reading and discussing works of fiction or non-fiction having to do with gardening, plants, nature, or the land. Participants need to obtain books and read each month's selection prior to the meeting.
May 15, 2016 6:00 AM - May 21, 2016 10:00 PM
Gardens & Wineries of Napa and Sonoma
Join PHS for an extraordinary 6-day tour of the picturesque California wine country. We’ll enjoy private wine tastings, visit amazing private gardens and enjoy guided tours at outstanding public gardens including Quarryhill Botanical Garden, The Ruth Bancroft Garden and Western Hills Garden.
Sep 28, 2016 6:00 AM - Oct 13, 2016 10:00 PM
Desert Oasis – The Plants and Gardens of Western Rajasthan
Join PHS for this in-depth exploration of the horticulture and gardens of the Thar desert of Western Rajasthan. This arid expanse of over 77,000 square miles forms a natural boundary between India and Pakistan and was once ruled by the Great Desert Kingdoms of Jodhpur, Jaisalmer and Bikaner.