Chanticleer Garden: Beyond Beauty

If you want to surround yourself in the immense beauty of nature, and you’re within the area of the Garden Capital of the United States (Philly area), do yourself a HUGE favor & go to Chanticleer Gardens! Located in Wayne, PA, Chanticleer Gardens (only 30 mins from Philadelphia) lives...

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Bast Brothers: My Favorite South Jersey Un-Secret

As many times as I drove past Bast Brothers Garden Center from home to work over the past 5 years, I never stopped until now.  Let me just say I am so mad at myself for not stopping in before!  How can I describe it in one word…?  A-MA-ZING! (Beautiful,...

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16 Apr, 2019

Featured Blog by Dr. Kate Neale: Gardening for Wellbeing

16 Apr, 2019

Ever since it occurred to me how much being in my garden brought me joy, I’ve been slightly obsessed with pursuing research on the links between gardening and wellbeing. As I was finishing my Ph.D., days on the computer were long. I sat mostly idle in quiet spaces, tapping...

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09 Apr, 2019

ALL ABOUT BRIANNA: CURRICULUM COORDINATOR

09 Apr, 2019

Who are you and what is your position with BGP? My name is Brianna Rivera & I am BGP’s Curriculum Coordinator. How did you get involved with BGP? I got involved with BGP through the COO, Onna Jones. She thought I’d be a great fit and knew I loved...

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22 Mar, 2019

Guest Post: World Water Day

22 Mar, 2019

Guest Post from GrowOya’s Josh McWilliams This March 22nd is World Water Day. With so many water issues facing us these days from billions without clean and safe water, to water scarcity, it can be a sometimes overwhelming feeling. I want to share a recent story of what I found...

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19 Mar, 2019

ALL ABOUT MER: DIRECTOR OF SOCIAL MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS

19 Mar, 2019

1. Who are you and what is your position with the BGP? I’m Meridith and I’m the Director of Social Media and Communications for the Bullock Garden Project, Inc. 2. How did you get involved with BGP? When my family lived in Glassboro, we were blessed to have Sonya...

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15 Mar, 2019

Philly Flower Show 2019 – Teresa’s 5 Favorite Things

15 Mar, 2019

Saturday was my first ever time attending the Philly Flower Show. Beings I knew little of what to expect, I kept an open mind and dove in. The atmosphere was fun, family friendly, and catered to many different aesthetics. You could have a wine smoothie, grab a Stella, or...

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12 Mar, 2019

ALL ABOUT DIONN: DIRECTOR OF SCHOOL OUTREACH

12 Mar, 2019

  1. Who are you and what is your position with the BGP? I am The Bullock Garden Project’s Director of School Outreach. 2. How did you get involved with BGP? I’ve worked with children with different mental health and emotional needs for many years. In having a conversation...

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To Every Season…or Welcome Winter?

As my love of gardening has grown, I’ve come to despise cold weather.  Watching plants shrivel and die is akin to watching someone you love walk away.  Sure…you know they’ll be back, but the knowledge of their departure hits you in the feels.  Although I know winter is a...

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You’re never too busy to garden…6 gardening ideas that don’t take a lot of time

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By Teresa Brown Excuses are like belly buttons–we all have one. The most frequent excuse I hear for why someone doesn’t garden, is lack of time. But, being a busy working single Mom of two, I easily pop a pin in that balloon of an excuse. Yes, some plants...

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