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Heather Garden Conifers Tour with Author Leslie Day

Sunday, December 3, 2017

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.

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Come tour Fort Tryon's Heather Garden and the former Billings Estate entrance area and learn about Fort Tryon's many conifers and evergreens with Leslie Day, author of A Field Guide to New York City.

Find out which conifers pre-date the park, and which have been added in recent park restoration projects to add to the year-round beauty and horticultural appeal of the park.


Heather Garden in Fort Tryon Park Accessible
Cabrini Boulevard and Fort Washington Avenue
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Location Details:
These tours are wheelchair-accessible but persons with mobility issues may find the tour route challenging because of the park's many steep paths.



Event Organizer

Northern Manhattan Parks, Fort Tryon Park Trust, Greenacre Foundation

Contact Number

(212) 795-1388

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