Category Archives: Blog

Fall In Love With Your Fall Garden

It’s a REALLY busy week for me and the Natureworks staff. Friday night Kassie and I are going to be auctioneers at the CT Horticultural Society Plant Acution in Vernon. Saturday morning I am teaching Dividing Perennials at Natureworks. Then, I high tail it up to co-host Garden Talk with Scott Reil on WTIC radio […]

Creatively Colorful!

What a lovely week we are experiencing! I am seeing brilliant blue skies, colorful flowers everywhere you look, grasses waving gracefully in the breeze, monarch butterflies flitting about, birds swooping from birdbath to bush. I love this season. At Natureworks, we are DETERMINED to make this your most colorful fall ever. We received four truckloads […]

Our Ongoing Focus on Pollinators and Butterflies

This Friday afternoon from 5:00 – 6:00 pm, I have been asked to give a presentation at the North Haven Fair on Planting for Pollinators and Butterflies. I am so psyched! I will be at one of the classrooms put together by the Boy Scout Venturing Crew. I will be bringing lots of plants, information, […]

The Bulbs Are Here! The Bulbs Are Here!

Labor Day has come and gone. In the past week, Natureworks has totally transformed the inside of our store into BULB paradise. Not only do we have thousands of beautiful spring and early summer blooming bulbs in stock, we ‘Waterlily’ Colchicums, culinary sage, and Allium thungbergii ‘Ozawa’ (an October/November bloomer) on the south side of […]

Heat and Drought Proofing Your Garden

The extreme and prolonged temperatures in the 90’s of the past few weeks have really tested the tenacity of all gardeners. We are finally getting some deep soaking rains after nearly a month of completely dry conditions. If your garden has suffered, you are not alone. What can you do to protect your garden against […]