Author: Kurt Fromherz

21 Dec
Celebrate with Us

Here we are in the very last week of the Natureworks year. And what a year it has been! We raised over 1000 monarch butterflies this summer AND taught hundreds of people how to do it too. We had a lovely, rainy spring and early summer...

14 Dec
Be Inspired

  Greetings!     I am finding it hard to believe that Christmas is 12 days away, today is Hanukkah, and that Natureworks will only be open for 11 more days in 2017. Wow! I arrived home in a snowstorm Saturday night, completely exhausted and relishing my two days...

07 Dec
December Days of Beauty and Delight

    We welcomed the month of December in with style at our Open House weekend last Saturday and Sunday. My entire staff put in a massive effort to Santa and the Natureworks elves had fun last weekend! get ready for this annual event, harvesting and bunching greens, making roping,...

30 Nov
It’s Open House Weekend!

It's time for all Natureworkers to don their Santa hats and get into the spirit of the season because Santa Claus is coming to town! We are so  excited - from 10 am till 2pm this coming Saturday, Santa will be here. Bring your children, grandchildren, even your pets...

21 Nov
Gather and Give Thanks

I love Thanksgiving. It is such an uncomplicated holiday. Gather with loved ones, eat lots of delicious food, and give thanks. As I get older, the gatherings continue to evolve. I was so thrilled when I got married and we bought our home in Middletown...

16 Nov
Shop Small * Shop Local * Shop Happy

Well, there is no denying it now. Thanksgiving is a week from Thursday, we have had the deepest and coldest killing frost I have ever seen in the middle of November, the days are short, the nights are long, and the last eight weeks of the...

09 Nov
Transition Time

It's the second week in November and Natureworks is in TRANSITION TIME...

02 Nov
Prime Time for Bulbs Last Chance for Outdoor Plants!

Welcome November! It's hard to believe that we only have two months left in 2017. The weather is definitely changing and the giant rain and wind storm we had over the weekend has changed the look of our landscapes quite suddenly. Most of the leaves are...

26 Oct
Playing with Pumpkins- Let me Count the Ways!

This week we are in transition. The outdoor plants are now on sale, we are reordering our spring blooming bulbs for the last time, we have one variety of organic hardneck seed garlic left, and we are preparing to unpack and begin setting up our...

19 Oct
Got Bulbs? We Do! It’s TIME TO PLANT!

I am trying to wrap my head around the fact that it really is the middle of October, we just had a mild frost, houseplants are coming in, the last of the peppers are harvested, I am cutting things down...