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Philadelphia Gardening Guide  

Use this guide to learn where to buy plants, what to grow, how to connect with other gardeners and where to learn more.
Last Updated: Jun 22, 2017 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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Philadelphia Gardening

The Greater Philadelphia area has a rich horticultural heritage and today boasts 30+ public gardens and arboretums. This area has many avid gardeners who share their common interests in plant societies and garden clubs, community gardens, and forest stewardship activities.

Use this guide to find gardening courses, lectures, and workshops, to read books, blogs, magazines and newletters on Philadelphia gardening, to find the best plants and plant sources for this area, and to learn where to go for help with your garden and plant questions.


A Tour of Meadowbrook Farm

Admire the gardens, greenhouses, and gift shops of Meadowbrook Farm, located in Abington Township only a few miles north of Philadelphia. 

Gold Medal Plant Photos

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