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4.27.17 Thursday - Planting Demonstration: Hardy Succulent Container Garden

Join Bernard Pettit for this instructional demonstration on planting a beautiful, hardy succulent container garden. Bring a container from home. He will talk through how to design, plant, and maintain a hardy succulent garden.

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4.30.17 Sunday - Meadowbrook Farm - April in Paris

April in Paris will celebrate the coming of spring and support the ongoing efforts to restore the historic gardens and home of J. Liddon Pennock.

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5.4.17 Thursday - Jenny Rose Carey’s Book Launch!

Join us to launch Jenny Rose Carey's new book from Timber Press, "Glorious Shade", with a brief lecture, garden stroll, and wine and cheese in the Pennock House and garden. There will be books for sale and Jenny Rose will be available to sign them for you.

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5.6.17 Saturday - Rittenhouse Flower Market

Saturday, May 6th - Sunday, May 7th, Shop the Rittenhouse Flower Market for annuals, herbs and exotic succulents. Stock up for Mother's Day, festive tablescapes and containers, and your favorite season's cut flowers!

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5.6.17 Saturday - PHS Meadowbrook Farm Spring Open House

Enjoy a day of plant-filled activities and shop for your garden and home. Listen to talks by staff members on a range of topics including container gardening and choosing the right perennial for your garden.

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5.7.17 Sunday - Rittenhouse Flower Market

Saturday, May 6th - Sunday, May 7th, Shop the Rittenhouse Flower Market for annuals, herbs and exotic succulents. Stock up for Mother's Day, festive tablescapes and containers, and your favorite season's cut flowers!

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5.11.17 Thursday - Beneficial Insects and Pollinators

Join Meadowbrook Farm's Head Gardener Glenn Ashton as he talks about the best plants to attract beneficial insects and pollinators in your garden. Walk some of the beautiful gardens at Meadowbrook with Glenn as he points out some of Meadowbrook's favorite pollinators.

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5.12.17 Friday - Public Gardens Day at Meadowbrook Farm

Thank you for celebrating National Public Gardens Day Friday, May 12, 2017. PHS Meadowbrook Farm will be offering a 10% discount in our shop and sales yard. This will be in addition to the 10% off discount that PHS Members receive year-round on plant purchases.

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5.18.17 Thursday - Make Your Own Succulent Wreath

Join Meadowbrook Farm's Cynthia Wright as she teaches the techniques for creating an amazing living wreath, featuring beautiful, hardy succulents in an array of colors and textures that will provide year-round interest. Each participant will take home a 14-inch living succulent wreath and care instructions.

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5.25.17 Thursday - Container Gardening with Meadowbrook Farm’s Estate Gardener

Join Estate Gardener Julie Bare and learn about crafting a beautifully planted container that will last all season long. Julie will show you how to use not only annuals in a container but also perennials, herbs, and veggies. Get tips, walk the gardens and be inspired.

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6.3.17 Saturday - Staghorn Fern Mounting Workshop

Join Meadowbrook Farm Propagator John Kaszan for this hands-on workshop. John will show you the techniques behind mounting a staghorn fern. All participants will go home with their own mounted fern and care instructions.

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6.10.17 Saturday - Make Your Own Succulent Wreath

Join Meadowbrook Farm's Cynthia Wright as she teaches the techniques for creating an amazing living wreath, featuring beautiful, hardy succulents in an array of colors and textures that will provide year-round interest. Each participant will take home a 14-inch living, succulent wreath and care instructions.

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6.14.17 Wednesday - Vermicomposting Workshop

Worm bins are a great way to compost your food scraps at home-even in apartments and condos. The result is an extremely nutritious soil amendment for gardens, potted plants, houseplants or gifting to your gardener friends! Collecting all the necessary supplies to build a worm bin can be challenging.

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6.20.17 Tuesday - Beekeeping 101

Join Lou Naylor, President of the NJ Mid-State Beekeepers Association and the New Jersey Director of the Eastern Apiculture Society, for a great overview of beekeeping. Lou manages the hives at Meadowbrook Farm and will show you firsthand what it takes to provide a happy home for our bee friends.

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6.29.17 Thursday - Hand Printing from Nature Workshop

Create beautiful, detailed, life-size images of plants and fruits. Artist and author Laura Bethmann will guide you through the art, craft and science of the ancient technique of Nature Printing. Explore the basic process using the inks and paper. Discover many uses for nature printing and its fascinating history.

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