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We had a terrific year!

Thursday, December 31, 2015

Thanks to our friends and supporters, 2015 was a year of great accomplishment! Here are some of our highlights.

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Milkweeds and Monarchs: A Crucial Connection

Friday, November 13, 2015

As an organization long concerned with art and environment the Brandywine Conservancy & Museum of Art campus landscape has always displayed plant species which are native to this region – both because much of the artwork created in the Brandywine Valley portrayed these native species, and...

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Contemporary Art In The Natural Environment

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

The Brandywine River’s first site-specific outdoor installation, Gradients by James Welling, opened earlier this month. While our colleagues at the Brandywine River Museum of...

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Going Back to Our Roots—New Route 1 Garden

Monday, August 3, 2015

Since 1974  many visitors to the Brandywine River Museum of Art have noticed the use of native plants within the landscaped spaces surrounding the museum and parking lots.  Regular visitors and members love the changing seasonal displays that take place within...

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Show or Sale?

Monday, April 27, 2015

It’s official. Well, it’s always official. The Brandywine Conservancy & Museum of Art’s annual Wildflower, Native Plant & Seed Sale is held every Mother’s Day weekend. But the garden volunteers who help put it all together know that it’s really official when horticultural coordinator Mark Gormel tapes a flyer next to the front door outside his office...

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