Morris Arboretum Celebrates Arbor Day


How does your garden grow?  Find out how to make it flourish at Morris Arboretum’s Arbor Day Family Day on Saturday, April 27 from 11am-3pm.  Expand your tree and gardening knowledge and discover how to help plants and flowers grow.  Explore three very different garden stations that will surprise you, and sketch your own special garden.  Learn how to choose garden plants, experiment with seeds, and create your own indoor or outdoor garden.

This event, open to all visitors, is free with garden admission and also gives 4thand 5th grade Girl Scouts the opportunity to earn their “Gardener” badge. Girl Scouts wanting to earn the Gardener badge must register throughGirl Scouts of Eastern

Morris Arboretum is one of more than 30 Philadelphia gardens in America’s Garden Capital. This 92-acre horticultural display garden features a spectacular collection of mature trees in a beautiful and colorful landscape.  The official arboretum of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, effective 1988, Morris Arboretum is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and accredited by the American Association of Museums.  For more information,

Photo Credit: Paul W. Meyer