Press Release

MEDIA, PA (April 1, 2021) – Tyler Arboretum will host its Annual Spring Plant Sale on Saturday and Sunday, May 1 & 2, 2021, from 8 am until 2 pm on both days.

Adds Tyler’s executive director Mandy Santiago, “After a year in lockdown, we’re all eager to get back into our gardens and connect with Nature. At the Tyler Plant Sale, we’ll have a huge selection of colorful plants to restore your garden to full glory. We will also deploy extra safety protocols, social distancing, and require visitors and staff to wear masks so you can shop with peace of mind. See you soon!”

Rain or shine, the general public is invited to visit Tyler to purchase a wide variety of new and old favorite plants, shrubs, and trees to rejuvenate their spring garden. Plant experts will be on hand to answer questions and provide guidance on plants and planting.

About Tyler Arboretum

Located west of the Borough of Media, in Middletown Township, John J. Tyler Arboretum traces its history as a Quaker family farm back to an original land grant by William Penn in 1681. Today, the arboretum comprises 100 acres of landscaped gardens and historical buildings, as well as an additional 550 acres of natural areas. Visitors of all ages can enjoy renowned horticultural collections, seasonal exhibits such as our treehouses, Lucille’s Garden, Butterfly House, magnificent heritage trees, and 17 miles of hiking trails. The arboretum’s website,, provides details on upcoming events, educational opportunities, volunteer activities, and membership.

Tyler Arboretum:

Mandy Santiago, Executive Director

610-566-9134, ext. 207