April 15, 2016

Flora Feature: Tulips

While most admirers of tulips think of tulips as spring plants, most garden enthusiasts like to think of tulips as a fall endeavor. All of [Read More]

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February 11, 2016

Flora Feature: Witch-Hazels

Witch-hazels or Hamamelis are a genera of shrubby plants native to North America, China, and Japan. The genus name, Hamamelis, means “together with fruit,” referring [Read More]

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September 18, 2015

Fall Planting 2015

Our garden crew is busy planting our gardens for their transition into fall. While many of our summer plantings will remain, there are some new [Read More]

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June 24, 2015

Spectacular Summer Annuals

The first day of summer is only a few days past and our summer annual displays is looking lush and full. This summer’s planting includes [Read More]

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May 15, 2015

New Garden

We are excited to unveil a new garden at Madison Square Park. Our gardens around the Shake Shack are new and greener than ever. What [Read More]

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November 14, 2014

Mad. Sq. Hort: Tulip Time

Even as the leaves change, and harken the winter to come, our gardeners are thinking of spring.   This year, we are planting close to 20,000 [Read More]

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September 25, 2014

Mad. Sq. Hort: Fall Annual Planting

It’s been a beautiful fall at Madison Square Park, and we are looking forward to enjoying the rest of the season by spending as much [Read More]

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September 12, 2014

Gardener Steph: Perennial Pallet

Spring and fall are the best times of the year to plant perennials in the garden because, as the days grow cooler, plants adapt easier [Read More]

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August 8, 2014

Gardener Steph: Plants of the Future

The garden crew has been busy this season taking out some of the old and putting in the new. As part of a plan to [Read More]

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June 13, 2014

Summer Annual Planting

Madison Square Park is showing some touches of color in the gardens now that temperatures have heated up. Our garden crew has worked hard over [Read More]

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