August 2020

It takes a village to grow food for good

August 7th, 2020|

CEO Grace Elton with volunteers in the Vegetable Garden. Photo by Dawn Davies Tower Hill Botanic Garden was the fortunate recipient this year of funding through the Urban Agriculture Resilience Program in support of our efforts to grow fresh produce for area food banks. The Urban Agriculture Resilience Program is a joint initiative of [...]

July 2020

Wonders of Nature: Over in the Meadow

July 13th, 2020|

Marissa Gallant Youth Education Manager A habitat is a place where a plant or an animal lives and is able to meet its basic needs. Habitats come in all shapes and sizes – from rainforests, to deserts, but often overlooked are meadow habitats. At first sight, a meadow may [...]

June 2020

Enjoy Colorful Blooms in the Systematic Garden

June 22nd, 2020|

This summer visitors will notice some updates in the Systematic Garden meant to bring more color to the space. Our horticulture team has been working hard this spring to reimagine planting beds in this garden to offer new and inviting visuals for guests to be inspired by. Returning visitors may [...]

Spring Lawn Garden Improvements

June 19th, 2020|

By Robert Burgess Senior Communications Manager Despite dealing with the hardships of COVID-19, this spring the Horticulture Team was able to make many improvements in the Lawn Garden. Some guests will notice as new plants grow into their new spaces and others changes will blend in indiscernible even to staff, [...]