Without Bugs, There are No Gardens
July 28, 2022 – 8:35 pm | Comments Off on Without Bugs, There are No Gardens

If you want to make your garden “buzz” with bees and bugs, consider wildlife gardening.
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2021’s Most Romantic Gardens in the U.S.
February 10, 2021 – 11:39 pm | Comments Off on 2021’s Most Romantic Gardens in the U.S.
2021’s Most Romantic Gardens in the U.S.

Special to Road Trips for Gardeners
By Brenda Ryan for LawnStarter
What says romance better than a dozen roses? How about thousands of roses, along with lilies, tulips, philodendrons, and every other flower you can imagine.
You …

Tomorrow is National Seed Swap Day
January 24, 2020 – 7:47 am | Comments Off on Tomorrow is National Seed Swap Day
Tomorrow is National Seed Swap Day

Held on the last Saturday in January each year, National Seed Swap Day is a chance for growers to exchange seeds for flowers, vegetables, herbs, and, well, anything that grows from seed.
There are multitudes of …

Butterfly Festival in Central New Jersey
July 8, 2019 – 8:53 am | Comments Off on Butterfly Festival in Central New Jersey
Butterfly Festival in Central New Jersey

A Butterfly Festival takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. August 3, 2019, in the Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed, 31 Titus Mill Road, Pennington, New Jersey
Tour the Kate Gorrie Butterfly House, where you can see …

North Jersey Orchid Society Show
January 9, 2019 – 8:27 am | Comments Off on North Jersey Orchid Society Show
North Jersey Orchid Society Show

The annual show and sale organized by the North Jersey Orchid Society takes place January 18, 19 and 20, 2018, in the Douglass Cook Student Center, Rutgers University, 100 George Street, New Brunswick, New Jersey.
The …

Princeton University’s Vertical Farming Project
June 3, 2018 – 8:30 am | Comments Off on Princeton University’s Vertical Farming Project
Princeton University’s Vertical Farming Project

Special to Road Trips for Gardeners
Princeton University’s Vertical Farming Project is partnering with Hopewell Elementary School in Hopewell, New Jersey, to develop their vertical farm-to-cafeteria program.
Fifth grade teacher at Hopewell Elementary, Helen Corveleyn oversees …

“Rain Gardens” in New Jersey
September 2, 2015 – 8:40 am | Comments Off on “Rain Gardens” in New Jersey
“Rain Gardens” in New Jersey

Traveling in New Jersey, Road Trips Gardeners? There’s a presentation sponsored by the New Jersey State Chrysanthemum Society on “Rain Gardens…A Plethora of Benefits” beginning at 7:30 p.m. Friday (September 4, 2015).
Following the talk by …

Fluttering Flowers
June 30, 2014 – 10:50 am | 2 Comments
Fluttering Flowers

Butterflies and flowers naturally go together, the latter tethered to the earth, and the former free to flit, bringing both color and motion to a garden.
Many conservatories host butterfly exhibits. Some are seasonal, others are …

Every Tree Tells a Story
July 7, 2012 – 4:53 pm | Comments Off on Every Tree Tells a Story
Every Tree Tells a Story

“Every Tree Tells a Story”, but some stand as living reminders of our country’s past. Twelve extraordinary trees and tree groupings at twelve sites in the United States have been collected into a “landslide” exhibit …

Cape May Gardens and Flowers
March 28, 2011 – 12:31 am | Comments Off on Cape May Gardens and Flowers
Cape May Gardens and Flowers

The 32nd annual Spring Flower Festival is set for April 30, 2011 (with a rain date of May 1, 2011).
Admission to the event, held in Rotary Park, Lafayette Street, Cape May, New Jersey, is free. …

49th Annual TriState African Violet Council Show
October 17, 2010 – 12:37 am | Comments Off on 49th Annual TriState African Violet Council Show
49th Annual TriState African Violet Council Show

The 49th annual TriState African Violet Council Show will be held from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. November 6, 2010, and 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. November 7, 2010, at Haggerty Center in the Frelinghuysen Arboretum, …