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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Flora Feature: Daffodils

Those familiar with Greek mythology may recall the story of Narcissus, a man so beautiful that became mesmerized upon seeing his own reflection in a pool [Read More]

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Mad. Sq. Hort: Tree Protection

Urban environments can often be stressful for trees, as they struggle to find the air, light, and water that they require in order to thrive. [Read More]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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London Plane Trees

It’s rare to walk through any park in New York City and not see at least one London Plane tree. These trees have beautiful peeling [Read More]

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