Native plants dress things up

Categories: community, General LHF Info, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF Environmental and Cultural Center, News, Train Station
The grounds around the former Lake Hopatcong train station continue to be carefully tailored, the latest alterations having been made on the skirt of the building. No longer tattered with weeds and debris, the area has been ironed out and appliquéd with 19 new shrubs—a far more fitting look for the elegant edifice at 125 …

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LHF 3rd annual native plant sale

Categories: community, Events, News, Other, Train Station
The Lake Hopatcong Foundation’s 3rd annual native plant sale will be held on Saturday, May 4 from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm at the Lake Hopatcong Environmental and Cultural Center, 125 Landing Road, Landing.   Native plants are those that occur naturally in a region in which they evolved.  They are easier on the environment because …

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Native Plant Gardens Thriving at Train Station

Categories: community, Going Green, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF, News, Roxbury, Train Station
Theses photos show our two gardens at the Lake Hopatcong Train Station – our mass planting garden and our specimen garden.  All plants are native to New Jersey and, as can be seen above, are thriving at the station.   We are already planning our next native plant sale for May 2019.  Native plants have the advantage of requiring …

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2nd Annual Native Plant Sale at the Train Station

Categories: community, Events, News, Other, Train Station
It may not seem like Spring is here… but warmer weather is on its way, and with it, the perfect opportunity to do some spring planting that’s good for the environment!  Mark your calendars for the 2nd Annual LHF Native Plant Sale on Saturday, May 5 from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm at the Lake Hopatcong Train …

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Mark Your Calendars for Our 2nd Annual Native Plant Sale

Categories: community, Events, News, Other, Train Station
Does this blast of warm weather have you itching to get out there and start your spring planting?  Spring is on its way and with it, a chance to do some spring planting that’s good for the environment!  Mark your calendars for the 2nd Annual LHF Native Plant Sale on Saturday, May 5 from 9:00 am – …

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Native Plant Sale – Saturday, May 6th!

Categories: community, Events, News, Other, Train Station

Get a jump on spring planting that’s good for the environment by shopping at the LHF Native Plant Sale on Saturday, May 6th from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm at the Lake Hopatcong Train Station, 125 Landing Road, Landing.  This cash only sale will include twenty-six different varieties of plants, all native to New Jersey. …

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Celebrate Earth Day with a Community Cleanup and Lots of Native Plants!

Categories: community, Events, Going Green, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Other, Train Station

The Lake Hopatcong Foundation (LHF) will be celebrating Earth Day, a globally celebrated holiday focused on green awareness and environmental issues, with a community cleanup on April 22nd and then continuing the celebration with a native plant sale on May 6th. LHF Adopt-A-Road Cleanup Lots of hands make light work.  Join the Foundation for just …

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Native Plants Sprout at Lake Hopatcong Train Station

Categories: community, Going Green, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF, News, Other, Roxbury, Train Station

While renovations to the Lake Hopatcong Train Station continue inside the building, Mother Nature, as she does every spring, is working on some promising renovations outside. There are some precious signs of spring peeking up from the ground that should paint the nearby native garden beautifully including some blue wild indigo (Baptisia australis), New Jersey …

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