Scott Associates may rent a 10×12-foot plot in the community garden on the corner of Harvard and Yale Avenue in Swarthmore, PA.
The Community Garden Program Guidelines outlines the program.
Garden plots are assigned on a first-come first-served basis in early spring. To participate contact the Administrative Coordinator at 610-328-8025 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteers help us maintain our gardens and plant collections and provide over 60 horticulture-related, educational programs and special events to the public each year.
We invite you to become a volunteer and meet “plant people” and learn about gardening in the Delaware Valley.
The Scott Arboretum provides a variety of “real world” work experiences for Swarthmore College students, exposing them to public horticulture.
Part-time positions and summer internships are available for students to work as:
We offer internships to individuals interested in ornamental horticulture. Summer positions are available as well as year-long intern positions.
The Arthur Hoyt Scott Medal & Award is given to an individual, organization, or corporate body who has made an outstanding national contribution to the science and art of gardening.