Category: News & Press Releases
Meet the Yellow Pitcher Plant
We’ve been getting our yellow pitcher plants (Sarracenia flava) all spruced up in the nursery lately, from the tiny baby seedlings on up to our large mature two quart containerized…Read More
Bartram’s Garden Spring Plant Sale: Online Edition!
As with so many things, our annual Spring Plant Sale is going to work a bit differently this year. We wish we could see your faces and talk with you…Read More
Finding renewal in the land and river, in the community and their stories for centuries. Now more than ever we long for connection to one another and the land. We…Read More
Yes Fund supports Southwest Wellness 5k Walk/Run
In the fall of 2019, Bartram’s Garden hosted a 5k walk/run organized by members of our Southwest community to benefit the Donna Comrie Scholarship Fund, established in honor of the…Read More
COVID-19 Announcement & Updates
Updated December 2nd Our Welcome Center has closed for the season, however the public park and recreational trail remain open for walking, biking, jogging, and operating a wheelchair. Do note…Read More
Volunteer Plant Recorders Needed
Bartram’s Garden is in search of volunteers to help us keep records about our historic public arboretum. Each volunteer plant recorder will work in a small team, identifying woody plants…Read More
New MAKE + TAKE Series: Urban Medicine Cabinet
As we segue into cooler months, our minds may turn to thoughts of sniffles, coughs, and sore throats galore. Winter does tend to be the time when many of us…Read More
Vote For Bartram’s Garden!
The Philadelphia Foundation recently announced the finalists for its Key to Community grantmaking initiative. We are thrilled to be among the many organizations recognized as community change-makers, but we need…Read More
Fill Your Garden with Plants from Ours!
Here are a few ideas for laying out your garden or container featuring lovely combinations of plants available for sale here at Bartram’s Garden. Shady Garden Plants Many of our…Read More