Garden Talk Index

In our Garden Talk Horticultural Highlights series, the staff of Duke Gardens writes about plants you’ll find within our 55-acre living collection, and related topics. This week curators Jason Holmes and Annabel Renwick talk about pollinators and other insects as we celebrate National Pollinator Week. Read more.

monarch butterfly

More Garden Talk highlights:
Jan. 3: Algerian Iris
Jan. 7: eastern white pine
Jan. 14: wintersweet
Jan. 21: variegated butterbur
Jan. 28: hazel alder
Feb. 4: dwarf palmetto
Feb. 11: magnolia pruning+tree removal
Feb. 18: giant snowdrop
Feb. 25: split corona daffodil
March 4: fairy wings
March 19: trout lily
April 9: pawpaw
April 16: Blomquist spring ephemerals
May 1: columbine
May 17: hosta 'Kiwi Full Monty'
May 22: catmint
May 31: clary sage
June 4: disease in the rose garden
June 17: National Pollinator Week