Mad. Sq. Hort

Meet the Trees: Nyssa sylvatica

Nyssa sylvatica, commonly known as tupelo or black gum tree, is one of the most attractive native trees around. During the summer months, the leaves [Read More]

Spring Bulbs in the Park 

    With an early spring bringing warm weather to the Park, you will undoubtedly see a number of our spring-blooming bulbs already flowering. Many [Read More]

Daffodils Mean Spring is Coming

You really know when spring is around the corner when you see green sprouts poking out of the ground and growing into colorful daffodils. Traditional [Read More]

Spring Hurrah

UPDATE: This program has been canceled. Join us in Madison Square Park for Spring Hurrah! Celebrate the first day of spring and the opening of [Read More]

Evening Ecology

UPDATE: This program has been canceled. April 1, 8, 15 | 6 – 7 pm | The Greenhouse Before technology like iNaturalist, scientists utilized various [Read More]

Meet the Trees: Prunus Mume

Our first member of the cherry family is blooming in the Park! Prunus mume, the Japanese apricot, is one of the earliest flowering members of [Read More]

Spring Hort Guide

Redbud & Daffodil The Conservancy is incorporating five perennial collections into its permanent display beds. Witch hazels, daffodils, redbuds, hydrangeas, and camellias have been chosen [Read More]

Global Gardens Talks

UPDATE: This program has been canceled. Enjoy dynamic talks in Madison Square Park that highlight diverse cultural garden traditions and perspectives on our 2020 Global [Read More]

Global Gardens Studio

UPDATE: This program has been canceled. This April 28, May 1 & 15, visit Madison Square Park and witness the art of floral arranging using [Read More]

Spring Bird Watching

UPDATE: This program has been canceled. SPRING BIRD WATCHING | 12 – 1 PM | May 5, 7, 12, 14 Join neighborhood birder Ethan Goodman [Read More]