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11.27.17 Monday - Sissinghurst: Re-vitalizing Vita Sackville West’s Garden

Troy Scott Smith, Head Gardener at Sissinghurst Castle Garden, presents a special lecture at The Union League of Philadelphia.

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12.2.17 Saturday - Wintergarden - Make and Take: Natural Holiday Gifts

This winter, wander America’s Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park, a holiday-inspired garden created in partnership with Greater Philadelphia Gardens. Create a holiday gift from natural materials.

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12.12.17 Tuesday - Holiday Tour: Nemours Mansion & Gardens, Hagley Museum, plus shopping at Terrain

Visit the Nemours Mansion and Hagley Museum, followed by a holiday shopping trip to Terrain.

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12.12.17 Tuesday - Wintergarden - Make and Take: Holiday Greens

This winter, wander America’s Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park, a holiday-inspired garden created in partnership with Greater Philadelphia Gardens. Create a personal holiday greens arrangement for your home.

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1.9.18 Tuesday - Wintergarden - Terrarium How To

Learn how to create and maintain a beautiful, indoor, miniature garden.

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1.11.18 Thursday - Terrariums & Tea

Sip tea, nibble on cookies, and make a beautiful terrarium to take home and enjoy with Meadowbrook’s estate gardener, Julie Bare.

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1.13.18 Saturday - Wintergarden - Terrarium How To

This winter, wander America’s Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park, a holiday-inspired garden created in partnership with Greater Philadelphia Gardens. Learn how to create and maintain a beautiful, indoor, miniature garden.

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1.20.18 Saturday - ABC’s and XYZ’s of Garden Soil

Improve your soil health by improving the physical, chemical and biological properties of this essential aspect of gardening.

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1.23.18 Tuesday - Wintergarden - Create a Succulent Dish Garden

This winter, wander America’s Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park, a holiday-inspired garden created in partnership with Greater Philadelphia Gardens. Learn how to create and maintain a beautiful succulent dish garden.

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1.27.18 Saturday - Wintergarden - Seed Starting

This winter, wander America’s Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park, a holiday-inspired garden created in partnership with Greater Philadelphia Gardens. Get a jump on Spring! Learn the basics of starting seeds indoors and out. Participants will take home newly planted seeds to transplant in their garden.

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1.31.18 Wednesday - Behind the Scenes Tour at Longwood Gardens

Take a behind-the-scenes tour of what goes on at one of our country’s best public gardens.

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2.1.18 Thursday - Native “Plantscapes” for Year-Round Interest

Mt. Cuba Center's Eileen Boyle and Duncan Himmelman, show how to incorporate native plants in home landscaping.

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2.3.18 Saturday - So, You Want to Keep Honeybees…

Explore equipment requirements, hive location, honey production, and honeybee management with a beekeeper with 40 years of experience.

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2.6.18 Tuesday - Wintergarden - Seed Starting

This winter, wander America’s Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park, a holiday-inspired garden created in partnership with Greater Philadelphia Gardens. Get a jump on Spring! Learn the basics of starting seeds indoors and out. Participants will take home newly planted seeds to transplant in their garden.

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2.8.18 Thursday - Native “Plantscapes” for Year-Round Interest

Mt. Cuba Center's Eileen Boyle and Duncan Himmelman, show how to incorporate native plants in home landscaping.

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2.8.18 Thursday - International Trip Presentation: Gardens of Ireland

Join PHS Membership Director, Suzanne Betts for a visually delightful presentation on her recent travels to gardens in Ireland.

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2.10.18 Saturday - Wintergarden - Valentine Flowers to Wear

This winter, wander America’s Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park, a holiday-inspired garden created in partnership with Greater Philadelphia Gardens. Show your Valentine extra love by creating a floral headpiece or boutonniere that would make cupid proud.

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2.10.18 Saturday - Your Small Space Garden

Learn how container gardening, vertical gardening, and specific plants can be deployed in your small-space garden

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2.10.18 Saturday - Grow Your Berry Best-Small Fruits for the Backyard

Learn from an agriculture expert what it takes to succeed in growing berry crops in your backyard.

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2.13.18 Tuesday - Wintergarden - Valentines Flowers to Wear

This winter, wander America’s Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park, a holiday-inspired garden created in partnership with Greater Philadelphia Gardens. Show your Valentine extra love by creating a floral headpiece or boutonniere that would make cupid proud.

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2.15.18 Thursday - Behind-the-Scenes Flower Show Greenhouse Tour

Join Meadowbrook Farm growers on a tour of the greenhouses, highlighting plants that will be used in the 2018 Philadelphia Flower Show.

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2.16.18 Friday - Behind-the-Scenes Flower Show Greenhouse Tour

Join Meadowbrook Farm growers on a tour of the greenhouses, highlighting plants that will be used in the 2018 Philadelphia Flower Show.

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2.17.18 Saturday - Your Small Space Garden

Learn how container gardening, vertical gardening, and specific plants can be deployed in your small-space garden

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2.24.18 Saturday - Wintergarden - Garden Snow Globe

This winter, wander America’s Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park, a holiday-inspired garden created in partnership with Greater Philadelphia Gardens. Create a mini, snowy garden to inspire your family to dig in and garden together.

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2.28.18 Wednesday - Workshop: Pruning for Homeowners

Learn basic pruning principles and how to use the best tools for the job at Mt. Cuba Center.

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3.2.18 Friday - Preview Party Gala

Celebrate Spring at the 2018 Flower Show Preview Party.

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3.14.18 Wednesday - Big Benefits of Small Trees

Every garden needs trees, but not all trees have to tower above the house. Learn what trees to include in your garden with the experts at Mt. Cuba Center.

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3.15.18 Thursday - Stressed Out! Using Botanicals as Physiotherapy

Learn how to make herbal home remedies for stress relief and relaxation, including teas, decoctions, poultices, and aromatherapy.

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3.16.18 Friday - From Suburban Lot to Native Paradise

“Go native” and adopt sustainable gardening practices for your next landscaping project.

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3.17.18 Saturday - Members-Only Post Flower Show Plant Sale

Transplant a piece of the Flower Show into your garden! Select plants from the entrance garden and other exhibits of the 2018 Philadelphia Flower Show, “Wonders of Water” will be available for purchase by PHS Members.

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3.24.18 Saturday - Spring Gardening Saturday!

Make gardening easy and fun by using eco- friendly techniques, choosing native plants that grow well in shade, and being surprised with “free” plants year after year.

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3.28.18 Wednesday - Spring garden Walk & Tea with Jenny Rose Carey

Join Jenny Rose Carey for an afternoon walk around Meadowbrook’s beautiful grounds.

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4.28.18 Saturday - Gardens of Devon and Cornwall

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. Explore gardens set in the southwest corner of England. These two beautiful regions, Devon and Cornwall, are often mentioned in one breath.

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5.15.18 Tuesday - Chelsea Flower Show & Great Gardens of England

If you are an avid gardener or just beginning you will enjoy the exquisite beauty in the gardens of England. Join us as we visit some of the best including Sissinghurst, Gravetye Manor, Beth Chatto Gardens and the Royal Horticultural Society's Wisley and Hyde Hall.

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6.9.18 Saturday - Gardens of Provence

The Provencal landscape of farmhouses or mas, vineyards and typical unspoiled villages set the scene as we pass along avenues of majestic plane trees. Our visits, to mostly private properties, include both traditional farm-house style gardens and contemporary, Mediterranean country gardens.

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10.7.18 Sunday - Garden of Cuba

Blessed with excellent growing conditions, Cuba has a long history in agricultural production and horticultural know-how. As the largest and most populous island in the Caribbean, the ‘Pearl of the Antilles’ is also a melting pot of cultures and cuisines.

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