Category Archives: Beach Hill Gardens

Beach Hill – Summer Flowers

Penstemon & Salvia at Beach Hill – June/2017

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Beach Hill – 2017 Spring Bulbs

  Last fall, we planted over 100 daffodil bulbs (plus several burning bush plants & aliums & a few perennials.  And here are the results!  

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Beach Hill – Fall 2016 Photos

A couple of fall pictures at Beach Hill.

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Monarch Tracking Site

If you’re like me, you may be wondering if there are any monarch butterflies this year!  Here is a monarch butterfly site (Journey North) that explains their migration, and shows results and challenges this year.

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Getting Rid of Dog Strangling Vine

A great video from the Toronto Botanical Gardens about controlling dog strangling vine.  Important things to remember: If you can’t remove the plant, cut off the flowers & seeds Removing the roots of small/young plants works well For larger plants, … Continue reading

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Milkweed & Butterflies…

Monarch butterflies have seen drastic declines in the last few years, due to loss of habitat.  The following 2 links describe dog strangling vine which is a noxious weed, and butterfly weed which is an orange milkweed, much loved by monarch butterflies & their … Continue reading

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Beach Hill Garden – Photos (Fall 2014)

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