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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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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December 22, 2014

New Tree Installation

Recently, Gardener Steph and the Park Staff installed seven new 2″ caliper, Japanese Lilac trees to replace trees that were damaged due to last winter’s [Read More]

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August 29, 2014

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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June 27, 2014

Meet the Tree: The James Madison Tree

When you’re in the park gazing at  Rachel Feinstein’s Cliff House, take a look to your left at the one of the grand old oaks taken [Read More]

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March 14, 2014

Meet the Tree: Ulmus Procera

Madison Square Park is full of history. For example, the arm and torch of the Statue of Liberty were on display in the park for [Read More]

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