University City Garden Club

Mail c/o SHCA 257 South 45th Street Philadelphia, PA 19104

Voicemail 215-349-7825 email:

Founded 25th of June 1959 as Spruce Hill Garden Club



44th and Locust Garden-click to enlarge


Club History

Our Garden

Our Prayer

Click for the ADOBE PDF file of the PREORDER & MAY FAIR SPRING 2018 plant sale flyer – CLICK HERE

 A small group of volunteers tend the 44th street garden and various Baltimore Avenue traffic islands – if you are interested in helping out please contact us at  - THANKS

Go see the garden at 44th & Locust - it received a third place in the City Gardens Contest - Summer 2004. During the gardening season we do Friday night "Happy Hour Gardening" there nearly every week from 6 or 7 till dusk - please join us anytime.

Click for pictures of new paths at 44th & Locust Garden and the current state of the Portal Point 39th & Baltimore Garden - SPRING 2004 CLICK HERE

click for an article on tree care - Treecare article

 click for pictures from the SEPTA Portal Clean-up/Green-up November 2003 septa-fall-2003.htm