July 2, 2015

Hydrangeas In Bloom

Our Hydrangea collection will reach full bloom in the coming week. These blue and pink beauties are an American garden classic. While most are small [Read More]

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January 30, 2015

Planning the Summer Plantings

It may seem a bit early to think about summer planting, but creating formal gardens takes some advanced planning. In fact, many of our displays [Read More]

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February 12, 2014

Gardener Steph: Valentine’s Day Flowers

Valentine’s Day is almost here. A box of chocolates, a bouquet of roses, and a romantic candle light dinner are just some of the things [Read More]

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September 26, 2013

Volunteer Days

Yesterday, September 25, four of our friends at Credit Suisse came out on a beautiful September day to volunteer with Gardener Steph. In total, the [Read More]

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September 19, 2013

Gardener Steph: Fall Annuals

The mornings are cooler and the days shorter. Summer is winding down and fall is bringing in changes to the Mad. Sq. gardens. Our horticulture [Read More]

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August 29, 2013

Gardener Steph’s Corner: Plant Collections

In Madison Square Park we’ve expanded many of our plant collections over the past season and we’re looking forward to expanding again this fall. Many [Read More]

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August 22, 2013

Gardener Steph’s Corner: A Host of Hostas

It’s amazing how well hostas grow in Madison Square Park — any city gardening an interesting venture. Tiny pockets of green throughout the city grid [Read More]

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August 2, 2013

Gardener Steph’s Corner: Late Seasonal Transitions

Gardener Steph is at it again, bringing her articulate and thoughtful musings on all things gardening. Here, she shares her views on the summer season [Read More]

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June 25, 2013

Gardener Steph’s Corner: Hydrangeas

In this edition of Gardener Steph’s Corner, she takes the time to tackle one of the most prominent questions she fields in Madison Square Park, [Read More]

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March 29, 2013

Very Early Blooming Daffodils

Two of Madison Square Park’s earliest blooming Daffodils started showing their flowers in the last week. Narcissus ‘Rijnveld’s Early Sensation’ and Narcissus ‘February Gold’ can [Read More]

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