The Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College

About The Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College

The mission of the Scott Arboretum is to delight and educate all visitors and inspire them to enjoy the many benefits of horticulture. Our “gardens of ideas” features varieties that perform well in this region, encouraging wise stewardship as well as the cultivation of plants to sustain the body, enchant the eye, and soothe the spirit.


horticulture intern

May 2023 - August 2023 Swarthmore, PA
“lovely work environment, strong sense of community, welcoming and helpful staff, sense of being appreciated ”

Garden intern

May 2019 - August 2019 Swarthmore, PA
“I really enjoyed the constant experience out in the gardens. I also really enjoyed working with the on campus gardeners! ”
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