Shows & Events
PHS Fall Garden Festival
The annual Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Fall Garden Festival takes place on September 21 from 10 am to 7 pm, offering music, food, plants, shopping, workshops, gardening tips, and children's activities at the beautiful Navy Yard on South Broad Street in Philadelphia. Harvest-time contests celebrate the achievements of home gardeners. Admission is free and open to the public, and ample parking is available. PHS members can select free plants at the Plant Dividend, a popular PHS member benefit. For more information, go to http://phsonline.org/events/phs-fall-garden-festival or call 215-988-8800.
The Center for Plant Conservation is dedicated solely to preventing the extinction of America's imperiled, native flora. The center is a network of the nation's leading botanical institutions, and between them they are maintaining the National Collection of Endangered Plants. On the Web site you can learn about their work and ways you can help.