Native Oakleaf Hydrangeas

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Cape May, NJ -   Our oakleaf hydrangeas hypnotize me each June.  Huge cones of white flowers more than a foot … [Read more...]

Where to Plant Daffodils

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Cape May, NJ - This year's spring crop of pretty yellow daffodils makes you want a few for your house.  Sounds … [Read more...]

A Hummingbird in November

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Cape May, NJ - It's November and even though much of our Cape May garden is finally starting to wither,  the red … [Read more...]

Beautyberries in Our Cape May Garden

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Cape May, NJ - My sister can walk right by a bed of beautiful, summer blooming perennials without a nod.  For … [Read more...]

Autumn Tomatoes and Tomato Jam

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Cape May, NJ - It's been an odd growing year. Garden Partner's favorite Fourth of July and Early Girl … [Read more...]

Cape May Monarchs: Watching and Waiting

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Cape May, NJ - Were we seeing double? Two monarchs, side by side, were fueling up at our garden zinnias Friday.  … [Read more...]

Taste of Summer – Jersey Tomatoes

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Cape May, NJ - For a couple of weeks every August, we eat tomatoes. Lots of them.  One day, they're hard and … [Read more...]

Early Daffodils 2013

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Cape May, NJ -  Early daffodils are beginning to bloom and they're lighting up Cape May area streets and … [Read more...]

Butterflies in the Garden

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Cape May - Garlic chives. How could a plant with a name like that prove irresistible to swarms of Painted … [Read more...]

Cape May’s Early Spring Daffodils

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Cape May, NJ - There's nothing like that first bunch of daffodils in the Spring to stir up spring fever.   I  … [Read more...]