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While you may view our full program on the Events Page of our website, we are pleased to highlight these upcoming programs.

Announcements as of February 10, 2016

Asiatic Lily – ‘After Eight’

Plant Dividends are ordered!

One of the many benefits of Membership is an annual Plant Dividend.

This year, we’ll be offering two kinds of Lilies and two Astilbe cultivars.

This is a miniature Asiatic Lily – ‘After Eight.’ It’s perfectly sized for a container, and especially floriferous.

You can read all about Plant Dividends soon on the Plant Sale page at

Plant Label Making Class

There are just two spots open in the Plant Label making class on the evening of Tuesday March 22.

Take a friend and have double the fun!

Click here to register here.

The Philadelphia Flower Show

Advance reviews of this year’s Philadelphia Flower Show are outstanding.

How can you go wrong with a theme of America’s National Parks?

Join us for a whole day in the city of Flowerly Love on Tuesday March 8!

Click the image to register on line.

Plant Breeding

Rutgers University Professor, Tom Orton, will explain the basics of plant breeding for the home gardener on Saturday February 20.

Garden clubs: send a representative and they can report back to you on how to do this. What a nice thought – a flower with the name of your garden club!

Click here to register on line.


Part Time Receptionist

And finally, there is a weekend position open for a Part Time Receptionist.

Please see the attached file and if you are interested, send your resume to

Retail Partners

As a member of The Friends of The Frelinghuysen Arboretum you can enjoy discounts at our Retail Partners. Please show your Friends' membership card at time of purchase. Click here to see the up-to-date list of fine vendors.

Amazon Smile

Don't forget to "SMILE!"Amazon Smile, that is!

Amazon, through the AmazonSmile Foundation will contribute 0.5% of your purchases on Amazon to a charitable organization you select. Please consider selecting The Friends of the Frelinghuysen Arboretum as your designated recipient from this wonderful program.

Click here and log in to your amazon account to designate the Friends as your charity.

All our events can be found on our Events Page where, we are happy to say, you can register and pay on line -- just click on the "Add to Cart" buttons on our Events page and Membership page. Alternatively, you may register by calling 973-326-7603.

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