Tag Archives: insects

Why You Should NOT Clean Up Your Perennial Beds in the Fall

We grow perennials. We hope you plant perennials. We hope you have a perennial garden to clean up. We know! It’s a little late for this now.  (We also know there are tons of blog posts and articles and more articles out there about this topic, you can even pledge to be a lazy gardener, but […]

What’s Bugging Us

If Native Plant Society of New Jersey president Kathy Salisbury could have just one native plant for her yard it would be Pycnanthemum muticum. Why? Because, as she says, “it undulates with insects. It is a mystery to me why it attracts so many different types of insects. It absolutely vibrates with activity while showier flowers […]