• Ask Dr. Phipps: Poinsettia Problems
    Jan 14
    2020

    Ask Dr. Phipps: Poinsettia Problems

    By Phipps Master Gardener

    Have a question about your perennials, houseplants or turf grass? Worried about pests in the garden, hydrangeas that won't bloom, or tomatoes that died on the vine? Dr. Phipps can help! Ask Dr. Phipps is a free service...

  • This Week at Phipps: Jan. 13 – 19
    Jan 13
    2020

    This Week at Phipps: Jan. 13 – 19

    By Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

    There's always something new to see and do at Phipps! This weekly blog post provides a run-down of the latest happenings so you can plan your visit. Events listed below require no advance registration unless noted...

  • Food Allergies, Part 2: FPIES
    Jan 10
    2020

    Food Allergies, Part 2: FPIES

    By Ellen Marie Alonso Street, LMP Dietetic Intern

    FPIES (Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome) is a rare food allergy that affects the GI (gastrointestinal) tract of young children and causes severe vomiting, diarrhea, and dehydration. Symptoms of the condition can present...

  • #bioPGH Blog: Of Bird Brains and Cab Drivers
    Jan 09
    2020

    #bioPGH Blog: Of Bird Brains and Cab Drivers

    By Dr. Maria Wheeler-Dubas, Research and Science Education Outreach Manager

    What do career cab drivers in London have in common with chickadees and crows?

  • This Week at Phipps: Jan. 6 – 12
    Jan 06
    2020

    This Week at Phipps: Jan. 6 – 12

    By Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

    There's always something new to see and do at Phipps! This weekly blog post provides a run-down of the latest happenings so you can plan your visit. Events listed below require no advance registration unless noted...

  • New Year’s Resolutions: We’re Here to Help!
    Jan 03
    2020

    New Year’s Resolutions: We’re Here to Help!

    By Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

    The start of a new year is a time of reflection and self-improvement. You have resolutions and we have resources! Read on to discover how Phipps can help you achieve your goals in 2020.

  • #bioPGH Blog: Conifer Cones
    Jan 03
    2020

    #bioPGH Blog: Conifer Cones

    By Dr. Maria Wheeler-Dubas, Research and Science Education Outreach Manager

    Cones are absolutely essential to conifers—they produce the next generation!