Fall Gardeners' Market, Saturday, August 26, 2017. If you have a nursery or garden-related business, here is an opportunity to sell directly to a plant and garden-crazed audience! Rent a space and join us! Vendor sign up form here. Contact email@example.com for additional questions.
Members' Garden Tour, Sunday June 25. On Sunday, June 25, we will be touring the West Chester, Pennsylvania, area to visit some wonderful gardens. Click here for more information about the gardens. Click here to register for the Members' Garden Tour.
Volunteers Needed For The Members' Garden Tour, Sunday June 25. We need volunteers to help as garden greeters, parking assistants, raffle ticket sellers, and reception set up and clean up. If you would like to join us in an enjoyable experience and in making our tour a success please contact Sandy Vernick at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Steven Kristoph: Our Prized Native Azaleas
May 20, SIG-Native Plants Garden Tour
June 3, SIG-Native Plants Garden Tour
June 25, Members' Garden Tour
August 25, Fall Gardeners' Market
September 23, Members's Wholesale Shopping Day: Stillpond Nursery
Twice a year, HPS/MAG awards grants totaling $1500 to individuals, community groups, schools, and other organizations who are working to promote horticulture or a positive ecological impact. In return, the Society asks award winners to submit a brief report, with photos, upon completion of the project. Reports should be submitted to email@example.com.
Click here for a list of previous grant winners.
The grant application form can be printed and mailed or completed online. The next submission deadline is July 1, 2017. If you have any questions please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click here to print the Grant Application Form.
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January 2017 Grant Recipients Announced
Miquon School, 2025 Harts Lane, Conshohocken, PA were awarded $500.00 towards a pollinator garden as part of a project to restore their creek, its banks and the ecological health of the property including replacing invasives with native plants, preventing erosion and controlling runoff all with the very active participation of the students..
C.W Henry School, 601 Carpenter Lane, Philadelphia, PA were awarded $300.00 to go towards a long term project to support an educational program for the benefit of the students and the community. This grant will specifically support garden education lessons led by a Farm Educator while providing fresh produce to students, their families and others in the community including a local shelter.
Riverbend Environmental Center, 1950 Spring Mill Road, Gladwyne, PA were awarded $200.00 to help restore the Courtyard Garden, an outdoor educational area, and planting it with native plants which attract pollinators and improve wildlife biodiversity. Riverbend has many programs, mainly for children, and has many visitors. The Courtyard will greet and welcome them all.
Stillwater Township Elementary School, 904 Stillwater Road, Stillwater NJ were award $500.00. Stillwater has been working on a schoolyard garden and greenhouse project. Not only is this project a valuable learning experience for the students but for the community which is very supportive of, and active in the effort. Horticultural, agriculture, building and maintenance of structures are all part of the program. There will be an outdoor classroom and a vegetable garden which will be harvested and benefit over one hundred families.