HANSON PARK CONSERVANCY

Township of Cranford

About Michael Gross, PhD


Dr. Gross is Associate Provost for Academic Program Development, Professor of Biology, and Director of the Sister Mary Grace Burns Arboretum of Georgian Court University. Dr. Gross has been gardening since he was 3 years old!

This program is sponsored by the Hanson Park Conservancy 

Hanson Park is located at 38 Springfield Ave, Cranford, NJ

Hanson Park Conservancy is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization

Virtual Tour of Garden State Gardens

Please join the Hanson Park Conservancy on Tuesday, May 4th at 7:00 PM for an hour-long online presentation, “Virtual Tour of Garden State Gardens” with Michael Gross.  


Garden State Gardens strives to increase the public’s awareness of and appreciation for the beauty and horticultural, educational, artistic and historic value of New Jersey’s public gardens. This is to be accomplished through the collaboration of allied public garden professionals as they work to promote public garden visitation, development, stewardship and support.


This free presentation will take you on a visual tour of nearly 30 of New Jersey's public gardens that are members of the Garden State Gardens Consortium. Learn about the history and unique characteristics of each garden.


Discover your favorites and those you have yet to visit!​​

Hanson Park Events

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