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UPCOMING EVENTS

Shop in a peaceful atmosphere and rediscover the joy of the holiday season at Natureworks! Friday, November 28th GREEN FRIDAY! *Gift Card Giveaway* Forget rising before dawn and waiting in line to join the mad rush at the big box stores. Sleep in and come to Natureworks on GREEN...

The Shop is Transformed!

Dear Nancy, I am so excited to share with you this great news: our shop has gotten a complete makeover! Wait until you see how pretty it looks. Diane and her team have been working SO hard building new shelves, creating gorgeous displays, and basically reinventing...

Green Friday is Coming!

I'm sorry, but I am already fed up with the large box stores and chains hyping Black Friday (the day after Thanksgiving). I am seeing messages in my inbox about "pre-Black Friday specials". Spare me. First of all, as a small business owner, Black Friday...

How to Plant your Amaryllis Bulbs

NOW is the time to pot up your Amaryllis bulbs.  At Natureworks, we carry lots of wonderful varieties including exotic deep, dark maroon 'Queen of the Night', many doubles, and striking bicolors. I use clay pots for Amaryllis bulbs to help balance the weight of the...

How to Deal with Your Container Plantings in November

We have finally had a hard killing frost in CT. Still hanging in there in my container plantings are fragrant Nicotiana and Digiplexis, both of which seem immune to the cold. Of course, my winter pansies are happy as can be. It's time to redo...

On The Radio…

Nancy is on WTIC 1080AM Garden Talk Saturdays 12-2 pm.  Saturday, Nov. 8th she was on for the whole two hours! To listen live or to replay the archived Garden Talk shows on your computer or other device, Click Here. You can also listen live on radio.com, Click Here.    ...

Terrarium Talk

Last Sunday we held a terrarium workshop at Natureworks. The participants had so much fun.   I asked Kassie and Amber to share with our email readers the basics of how to plant and care for a terrarium.  Read on and learn how to enjoy this...

Upcoming Events

Saturday, November 15th Houseplant Basics  9:30 - 10:30 am Join Nancy as she shares with you her tips for repotting, pruning, and protecting your houseplants from insect infestations over the winter. You are welcome to bring in plants for evaluation, diagnosis, or repotting. Sunday, November 16th Playing with Airplants  11:30...