A graduate of Delaware Valley University in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, Jerry Fritz puts his lifelong passion for plants and design into every garden he creates, and he never misses an opportunity to share his obsession with clients, customers, and fellow gardeners. The year 2017 marks Jerry’s 28th anniversary as the proprietor of Jerry Fritz Garden Design, Inc., and the 17th year in the development of Linden Hill Gardens, his retail nursery and destination garden located in Ottsville, Pennsylvania. Jerry proudly serves on the Board of Directors of the Perennial Plant Association and on the Board of Trustees at his alma mater, Delaware Valley University.
Jerry made his television debut in a big way: on The Martha Stewart Show!
Jerry’s Book: Lessons from Linden Hill
Co-written by Jerry Fritz and Nancy Ondra, Lessons from Linden Hill: Design Tips and Planning Pointers is packed with solid garden design advice based on the plantings at Linden Hill Gardens. It also includes features on Jerry’s favorite plants, tips on working with a professional garden designer, and more. Click here for more details.
Jerry’s Speaking Engagements
Jerry enjoys sharing his enthusiasm for plants and gardens with groups of all sizes. Some of his speaking engagements include the University of Connecticut, The Connecticut Horticulture Society, Swarthmore Perennials Conference, Delaware Valley College, Temple University Ambler Campus, Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, The Philadelphia Flower Show, The Chestnut Hill Garden Club, The Mountain View Garden Club, Green Springs Virginia, Bethlehem Garden Club, The Morris Arboretum and more.
Lecture topics include:
- Good Design/Better Business
- Shady Retreats
- New and Exciting Perennials
- Exciting Plant Combinations
- Stone in the Garden
- Blue Profusion
- The Making of a Garden
- Cutting-Edge Plants for the Landscape
- Deer-Resistant Gardens
- Living Patios
Other topics available on request. If you’d like to arrange for Jerry to give a presentation to your club or organization, give our office a call at 610-847-1300 or e-mail us at email@example.com
Linden Hill Gardens was proud to be awarded ‘Best Garden Store for People with Acres’ by Philadelphia Magazine