Archives: October 2015

The 2015 Chestnut Hill Harry Potter Weekend Enjoyed by Wizards and Muggles Alike!

Posted on: October 19, 2015

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This past weekend, Chestnut Hill was transformed into the world of Harry Potter, as adults and children, wizards and muggles flooded downtown for a Quidditch tournament, straw maze, wizarding classes, a 5k, pub crawl and tons of children’s activities, most of which were free.

The annual Harry Potter weekend has become quite a celebration and Elfant Wissahickon was proud to have sponsored this year’s Knight Bus Trolley, which transported festival goers around town all weekend. Read more about the annual festival HERE


Elfant Wissahickon’s Pine Street Office Winner of 2015 Center City Residents’ Association Street Scene Award

Posted on: October 7, 2015

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Elfant Wissahickon’s Pine Street office is proud to be the 1st place commercial winner of the 2015 Center City Residents’ Association Street Scene Award. The award celebrates city gardeners and is judged on the following criteria:

  1. Variety of Plants Originality and Imagination
  2. Suitability of Plants Design and Total Visual Effect
  3. Maintenance Sustainability
  4. Use of Space
  5. Use of Color

City gardeners deserve praise and recognition for their generosity and ability to cope with difficult growing conditions.  Full list of winners can be found HERE