News of interest to the gardeners and nature lovers of Connecticut.

Glorious Gardens of Jersey: Sept.17-19, 2015

Greenwood_Gardens NJ

The Connecticut Horticultural Society presents Glorious Gardens of New Jersey, September 17 – 19, 2015. Highlights include: Private Garden of Andrea Filippone with lunch in the garden Grounds for Sculpture Newark Art Museum Greenwood Gardens Leonard J. Buck Garden Private Garden of Janet Mavec and more… DAY 1: We’re off on our fabulous 3 day […]

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On Broadway with CHS: An American in Paris: Wed. Nov. 4, 2015


Join us for Center Orchestra seats at a Wednesday Matinee performance of the stunning stage production of An American In Paris at Broadway’s Palace Theatre. The romantic story of a young American soldier, a beautiful French girl and an indomitable European city, each yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of war, is the […]

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Summer Gardens of Long Island Mon.-Wed., July 27-29, 2015

Old Westbury Gardens

It’s summer and we’re off on a fabulous 3 day getaway to enjoy a special tour of the Glorious Gardens of Long Island! Here is a brief overview of this wonderful opportunity, which will include Old Westbury, Coe Hall, private gardens including “Madoo” (Robert Dash’s private home garden), a Bison Farm visit, and Pindar Winery. […]

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CHS Meetings & Dates:


COMMITTEES:  Board of Directors:  Thurs. June 4 , 2015 6 p.m. Potluck Supper; Past & present Board  & Committee chairpersons welcome!  Call Office Administrator for details. New membership meeting dates: first thursday Sept>Nov; January> June. 7 pm CHS Office, Rocky Hill, CT. AUCTION:   Committee meeting: TBD    Event Date:  Sept. TBD, 2015 AWARDS/SCHOLARSHIP:  Nominations for Service and […]

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Horticultural Happenings: Community Calendar


Around our gardening zone:  Whats Happening NOW :  The Herb Society: “Star Spangled Herb – An Herbal Parade of Red, White & Blue Flowering Herbs”,  May 27, 2015, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Pond House Café, Elizabeth Park…

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