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Cape May County Gardens



Cape May Bird Observatory Backyard Habitat Garden
This gorgeous garden demonstrates how to create wonderful backyard habitat for butterflies and birds that looks great! During the summer and early fall, butterflies cover every flower in sight. Free.

Daily 10AM to 5PM, Cape May Bird Observatory Center for Research and Education, Route 47, Goshen (609) 861-0700




Hereford Inlet Lighthouse Garden
For inspiration and location, the perennial and herb gardens at Hereford Inlet can't be beat. Right on the edge of the sea, hollyhocks and hydrangea in the summer and asters in the fall surround the picturesque lighthouse. Free.

Daily, 9AM to 5PM, Hereford Inlet Lighthouse, Anglesea, North Wildwood
(609) 522-4520




Leamings Run
The largest annual garden in the United States is right here in Cape May County. The red sage and cardinal flowers draw in the hummingbirds in August and early September. $7 adults, $4 children, under 6 free.

Daily, 9:30AM to 5PM until October 20. 1845 Route 9 North, Cape May Court House (609) 465-5871


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