The Garden Club of Princeton

Founded in 1911

Founded in 1911, The Garden Club of Princeton is a charter member of The Garden Club of America, which was established two years later. The GCP's mission is to promote the knowledge and love of gardening; to support the activities initiated by The Garden Club of America; and to restore, improve, and protect the quality of our environment and the Princeton community. The Garden Club of Princeton is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

We enrich our community through conservation, civic projects, and service. Current projects include:

All Wars Memorial Park

Y.M.C.A. Garden

Butterfly Highway

Holiday arrangements for

Meals on Wheels

Please Help us eradicate this pest!

What to do:

   If you see egg masses, scraper them off, double bag and throw away.

   You can also place the eggs into alcohol, bleach or hand sanitizer to kill them.

Collect a specimen:

   Specimens of any life stage can be turned in to the New Jersey Department of Agriculture's lab for verification.

Take a picture:

   With your GPS function turned on your smartphone or a camera with GPS, take     a photograph of ANY life stage (including egg masses)

Report a site:

   If you can't take a specimen or photograph, call and leave detailing your sighting     and contact information.

NJ Spotted Lanternfly Hotline: 1-833-223-2840 (BADBUG0)

Submit picture to :

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While this insect may look super cool, CLICK HERE to find out why we need to eradicate it as soon as possible.