Cape May Monarchs 2016

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Cape May, NJ - Nothing makes a gardener happier, as the flowers start to shrivel in October, than seeing a … [Read more...]

Late Fall Garden 2015 – The Last Bloomers

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Cape May, NJ - All year long, a patch of scraggly green shoots seem to beg for some serious weeding. Why hasn't … [Read more...]

National Plant a Flower Day – Got Milkweed?

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CAPE MAY, NJ - It's National Plant a Flower Day and I have a suggestion: plant milkweed. Whoever cooked up the … [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...]

September in Cape May

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Cape May, NJ -  Every year, right around Labor Day, you can feel the change in the air and the town. Summer's … [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 Times Pictures of the Year

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Cape May, NJ -  This is our favorite photo of the year. Just two weeks after Hurricane Irene sent all of us … [Read more...]