Tag: May

Colorful Plants for the May Garden

Summer is finally on its way and the garden is beginning to burst with color. Here are just a few of the plants you might like to choose to make your garden really stand out this month. Aquilegia or ‘Grannies Bonnet’ is a very common cottage garden plant that some people even consider a weed. …

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May Joy: The Rose Breasted Grosbeak Bird

What a surprise to have two male Rose-Breasted Grosbeak birds on our bird feeder in the month of May. Then to our amazement we had three females appear! These birds are neo-tropical migrants. They spend the winter months in an area from central Mexico to northern South America. In May, they return to the North …

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Places to See: May in New York City

New York is an exciting destination any time of year but there are lots of advantages to visiting in May. Besides all the events taking place as the warm season starts to kick into high gear, visitors will enjoy typically very comfortable temperatures, and a less crowded city as the full wave of summer-vacationing tourists …

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