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David Fiske's 2014 Trial Garden favorites featured in MNLA Newsletter

David Fiske, garden curator, presents to MNLA conference on Mass Hort's trial garden and tells us his favorite picks for 2014.  Read the article here.

Dover Library offers Story Hour at Elm Bank in Wellesley

Every Wednesday, the Massachusetts Horticultural Society hosts young children with their parents for Story Hour in the gardens at Elm Bank in Wellesley. This summer is slightly different than previous summers, with this being the first summer the event partnered with local libraries such as the Dover Town Library and the Wellesley Free Library.

Read the full story in the Hometown Weekly: Dover Library offers Story Hour at Elm Bank in Wellesley

Plantmobile at Wellesley Science and Technology Expo

Massachusetts Horticultural Society joined over 80 exhibitors at the Wellesley Science & Technology Expo on Saturday, April 5, 2014. Over 800 students pre-registered to attend the event and the high school venue was packed with families enjoying the many science exhibits. At the Mass Hort/Plantmobile exhibit, Katie Folts, Mass Hort Education Coordinator, April Daley, President of Massachusetts Master Gardeners and Elsa Lawrence, Master Gardener were very busy helping children discover the wonder of plants
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Mass Hort and the Boston Marathon

Mass Hort is involved with the Boston Marathon in two ways this year. Thanks to Peter Isberg, donations have been made to the Society in support of his run in this year's event. Mass Hort is also part of the effort to grow daffodils along the marathon route. Marathon Daffodils were planted in Wellesley and Natick with Mass Hort's volunteer support.

Support Mass Hort’s Marathon Runner Peter Isberg Marathon Runner Boston Strong
Marathon Daffodils
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Peter Isberg is running for Mass Hort Society! Please donate to his run. All proceeds help Mass Hort and the Gardens at Elm Bank. Please encourage the Boston Marathon runners on Patriots Day, April 21st while enjoying over 100,000 daffodils planted along the route to celebrate the Boston Marathon.

About the Massachusetts Horticultural Society

Mass Hort logo newFounded in 1829, the Massachusetts Horticultural Society is dedicated to encouraging the science and practice of horticulture and developing the public's enjoyment, appreciation, and understanding of plants and the environment.

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