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12 Oct
Make your Bulb Buying Really Count this Weekend!

I am excited to announce that once again we are having our annual Bulbs for Breast Cancer fundraiser this coming weekend. 10% of the proceeds of all bulbs purchased on Saturday and Sunday will be donated to After the Storm, a wonderful, local group that supports breast cancer survivors...

04 Oct
Why We Need our Gardens

Monday was not an easy day to wake up to. Stunned by the news from Las Vegas, I tried to get my work done- laundry, making sauce from my tomatoes, shopping, designing- but I was in a fog. I found myself constantly wandering outside, staring at...

28 Sep
Why We Do What We Do

We are back from four, exciting, long, HOT days at the Durham Fair. It was an amazing experience. Butterflies were born in front of people's eyes. Caterpillars turned to chrysalises as we watched. So many people got to release monarchs in the new butterfly garden...

21 Sep
Happy to be Back!

I just returned from a blessed two week vacation. I started in Vermont and traveled through MA up to the Adirondacks. All along the way, I observed so many beautiful flowers. Vermont and northern New York  Hydrangea paniculata varieties are SO hardy.  state are "The Land of...

14 Sep
How a Hurricane Inspires Beauty

I'll let you in on a little secret, this isn't Nancy writing the email this week!   Instead, it's me, Jillian. I work on the retail team and somehow I'm getting away with usurping the entire email. I get to talk about whatever I want and put...

06 Sep
What Sets us Apart

Natureworks is not your typical garden center. Aside from the fact that we have been organic for 34 years, we also do things a bit differently. First of all, we LOVE bugs! From early spring till late fall, we have living creatures on display. We...

31 Aug
The Monarch Mommas of Natureworks

Did you happen to watch our Facebook Live video last week? We introduced the Monarch Mommas! We had so much fun putting this together. Missing from the photo is Amber (who was doing the filming and does SO much of the work involved) as well...

23 Aug
Monarch Madness!

NATUREWORKS GARDEN CENTER AND LANDSCAPING SERVICES  WILL BE CLOSED FOR A STAFF RETREAT ON  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 30.  Monarch Madness has taken over Natureworks. Check out these stats: Right now we have 53 eggs, 264 caterpillars, 74 chrysalises, and 15 butterflies born today for a total of 406 monarchs being...

17 Aug
Magic Happens Here

I just got back from a very much needed mini-vacation to Boston and Cape Cod. I totally unplugged from the news (a blessing) and hung out with my sister and a good friend for four days. In my travels, I did manage to spend time...

10 Aug
Happiness is a Garden in Full Bloom in August

NATUREWORKS GARDEN CENTER AND LANDSCAPING SERVICES  WILL BE CLOSED FOR A STAFF RETREAT ON  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 30.    On Sunday I worked outside in my garden for the entire day. It was so wonderful. The air was cool, there was a bit of a breeze, it kind felt a little...