Mad. Sq. Hort Updates


Carex Lawn

Madison Square Park has a new green lawn, thanks to our green team who planted 2,230 small Carex plants on Dogwood Lawn with the help [Read More]

Witch Hazel Blooms

As we move out of summer and into autumn, our hydrangea collection fades out while our witch hazel collection starts to bloom. You can find [Read More]

2019 Horticulture Symposium: Speaker Bios and Topics

  Amos Clifford Amos Clifford is the founder of the Association of Nature and Forest Therapy Guides and Programs and author of the bestselling Your [Read More]

Mad. Sq. Hort Symposium: The Transformative Properties of Horticulture

Friday, November 15, 2019 | 9 AM­ – 1 PM | Free Entry  About the Event Featuring a diverse lineup of speakers, including Naomi A. Sachs, [Read More]

Plant Profile: Yellowwood

  As part of our Horticulture Program, Madison Square Park Conservancy keeps phenological data on five species of trees located in the Park. Phenology is [Read More]

Lawn Restoration

After a long season of activities, our Park lawns will be closed for lawn restoration on September 23, 2019. Each lawn will be aerated, a [Read More]

Twilight Tour

Experience the Park after dusk with this twilight walking tour through the Park to explore our gardens and horticulture happenings. Meet us at the Southern [Read More]

Leaf Fest | November 23

Spend the afternoon with our Mad. Sq. Park team as we rake, collect, and bag leaves throughout the Park. The rain date for this program [Read More]

Bird Watching | October 3

Join local birder Ethan Goodman for a lunchtime walk around the Park in search of migratory birds, such as warblers, sparrows, and woodpeckers. Meet us [Read More]

Bird Watching | October 1

Join local birder Ethan Goodman for a lunchtime walk around the Park in search of migratory birds, such as warblers, sparrows, and woodpeckers. Meet us [Read More]