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Our Mission:

To plant and support community orchards in the city of Philadelphia.
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PLANT with POP!

POP plants orchards in the spring and fall. Everyone is welcome to participate! More hands make less work, so volunteers are especially appreciated. Planting orchards is fun for almost all ages, and typically includes weeding, mulching, planting, and eating – and of course getting a bit dirty. It’s a great way to make a difference in a Philadelphia neighborhood!

Upcoming Events

PLANTING: SOLID ROCK ORCHARD
Saturday, Sep 27

CRABAPPLE HARVEST: UPENN
Saturday, Sep 27

POUR THE CORE: CIDER FEST
Saturday, Sep 27

PLANTING: HORT CENTER ORCHARD
Saturday, Oct 11

HAPPY HOUR: McGILLAN'S
Wednesday, Oct 15

PHILADELPHIA ORCHARD WEEKEND:
Saturday, Oct 18

POP PLANT SALE: AWBURY
Saturday, Oct 18

ORCHARD DAY: AWBURY
Saturday, Oct 18

ORCHARD DAY: WOODFORD
Saturday, Oct 18

ORCHARD DAY: FAIR HILL
Saturday, Oct 18

ORCHARD DAY: MILL CREEK
Saturday, Oct 18

ORCHARD DAY: SOLID ROCK
Saturday, Oct 18

ORCHARD DAY: FRANCISVILLE
Sunday, Oct 19

ORCHARD DAY: BARTRAM'S
Sunday, Oct 19

ORCHARD DAY: GRUMBLETHORPE
Sunday, Oct 19

# orchards supported:
46
# orchards planted:
36
# of trees planted:
697
# shrubs & vines:
1320
# of perennials:
8324

what we're planting:

  • apples
  • asian pears
  • cherries
  • figs
  • pawpaws
  • peaches
  • pears
  • persimmons
  • plums
  • serviceberries
  • blackberries
  • blueberries
  • bush cherries
  • currants
  • elderberries
  • gooseberries
  • goumis
  • hazelnuts
  • raspberries
  • grapes
  • kiwis