June 11, 2018

Then & Now: Victorian Influence in Mad. Sq. Park

At Madison Square Park, we focus on the conservation and celebration of all flora and fauna that make up our unique urban gardens. As part [Read More]

Mad. Sq. Hort, News
May 21, 2018

Best of Spring Blooms

As we welcome summer, we’d like to acknowledge some of our favorite spring blooms. We hope you have enjoyed our standout collection of cherry blossoms (Prunus serrulata), as [Read More]

Mad. Sq. Hort, News
September 30, 2016

Tribute to the London Plane

On Wednesday, September 29th, NYC Parks Department removed one London Plane tree at the corner of 24th St and Broadway on the west gravel in [Read More]

Mad. Sq. Hort, News
July 25, 2016

Meet the Trees: Black Locust

You might be surprised to learn that this past spring, Madison Square Park planted a new Black Locust tree at the north side of 24th [Read More]

Mad. Sq. Hort, News
April 28, 2016

Jane’s Walk in the Park: Preservation & Stewardship Mad. Sq. Park

Join us for a Jane’s Walk in the Park! This walk, on the topic of Preservation and Stewardship of historic Madison Square Park, will be [Read More]

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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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August 14, 2015

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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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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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 29, 2015

New Trees in Mad. Sq. Park

We are excited to introduce two new trees in Madison Square Park. On 24th St and Madison Avenue,  you can now see the beautiful flowers [Read More]

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