2023 Penn State Flower Trials
Commercial visitors use the gardens to develop plant lists knowing that varieties have been fully tested in this climate and under standard cultural conditions. Others use the trials for photography, relaxation, inspiration or simply selecting the best plants for their own gardens.
What we do …
Evaluate plants during the growing season
Provide information for commercial growers and gardeners
Hold Field Day for visual evaluation and tour
Conduct tours upon request
The Penn State Flower Trials is open to visitors, free of charge, from June 1st through August 31st, from sunrise to sunset. We follow Penn State University and CDC guidelines so please check our web site for updates or changes in safety protocols and visitation guidelines.