The 2017 Grave Gardener Application is open January 5-January 20, 2017 


Meet our 2016 Grave Gardeners!
Taking The Woodlands from eternal rest, to garden best.  

 

Who are The Woodlands Grave Gardeners? 
The Grave Gardeners are a group of 75 volunteers who have each been assigned a cradle grave to adopt at The Woodlands. These graves were originally designed to be planters, and would have been planted by loved ones in the Victorian era. Our Grave Gardeners tend to their assigned cradle grave throughout the entire growing season. Learn more about the 2016 Grave Gardeners here.

What will the Grave Gardeners be planting? 
All gardens will be designed with the Victorian Garden aesthetic in mind. An approved planting list has been created by The Woodlands to help guide the gardeners. 

How do you become a Grave Gardener?
The application period for the 2017 Grave Gardener season is open from January 5-January 20, 2017. If interested, please submit an application to be a Grave Gardener.

Thank you to The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) for being a dedicated partner of this program.

Thank you to The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) for being a dedicated partner of this program.

 


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