August 10, 2018

What is a Public Garden?

A public garden is defined by the American Public Gardens Association as: “An institution that maintains collections of plants for the purposes of public education and enjoyment, in [Read More]

Mad. Sq. Hort, News
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
June 15, 2016

Dreaming Public Art Symposium Recap

Madison Square Park Conservancy and School of Visual Arts hosted Dreaming Public Art at SVA Theatre on May 24, 2016. The symposium featured acclaimed participants: [Read More]

Mad. Sq. Art, News