Release Of Monarch Butterflies Highlights Philly's New Designation As Urban Wildlife Refuge Partnership CityStudents from the Pennrose Elementary School gave nature a little lift with the release of Monarch butterflies to celebrate grants for more environmental activities in the vicinity of the John Heinz Wildlife Refuge.
The Five B's Are Best For Your GardenBirds, Bats, Butterflies, Bees and Bugs. Celebrate these Five B’s at a slew of events in and around Wayne and Radnor Township, PA now through May 9th.
Labor Day Marks The Start Of The Season For Monarch Monitoring ProjectThe unofficial end of summer marks the start of the season for the Monarch Monitoring Project in Cape May, which gathers data on and tags the orange and black butterflies as they travel to their wintering grounds.
Flower Show Preview: The 'Wow' FactorThe best way to start your visit to this year's Philadelphia Flower Show is with the entrance garden, the first of countless "wows" the show delivers.
Colorful Gardens Go Dark For The WinterWhat a difference a day makes - or rather, one freezing night.
Tulip PoplarAt a property edge or woodland, the Tulip Poplar can provide great shade while attracting bees, butterflies and hummingbirds.
Butterfly Swarm Descends On New JerseyA swarm of butterflies have been making their way through New Jersey in recent days.
A <em>Weed</em> To Attract ButterfliesEven though some people call them weeds, native violets are wonderful things to have in your yard and just the spot some beautiful butterflies need to nurture their babies. I
The Gift Of Pussy WillowsWhile many willows have these fuzzy flowers, our native pussy willow, Salix discolor, provides very early pollen for bees and songbirds like to nibble the flowerheads too.