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Bulbs We Love- Snowdrops

Snowdrops are the very first bulbs to come up in the garden. Forget spring, these beauties bloom in late February or early March, literally right through the snow, thus the name. We carry THREE varieties of snowdrops at Natureworks. They vary in height and bloom...

UPCOMING EVENTS

Saturday, October 25th I Dig Dahlias & Other Tender Bulbs with Jane Ketterer  9:30 - 10:30 am Jane is an expert at planting, growing, digging and storing tender bulbs.  As the frost arrives, it's time to dig your dahlias, and other tender bulbs.  Then you need to...

All in-stock OUTDOOR plants 50% OFF

All in-stock OUTDOOR plants 50% OFF Take advantage of this amazing weather and keep on planting! Here's a sampling of some things we have in stock...

Houseplant Sale

Have you checked out our greenhouse lately? Many of the houseplants in our greenhouse are 50% off right now. We have quite the eclectic collection of tropical plants that are looking for a home in your warm, cozy house. Flowering maple (Abutilon) isn't a maple...

Amsonia Love 

One of the prettiest plants in my garden right now is Amsonia hubrechtii, our native bluestar. The only way to describe this plant is pettable- you can't help but running your fingers through its soft foliage. Diane in a bed of Amsonia hubrechtii at Millennium Park...

This Week’s Sale

These Plants On Sale  ONE WEEK Only October 16th - October 22nd     The Plant Sales Continue to Grow...

A Perfect Fall for Planting

What a beautiful fall we are having. Breathtakingly beautiful days, just the right amount of regular rainfall, cool nights, warm days and this week we are in for some really warm temperatures, a true "Indian Summer". I have been a planting fool in my own...

Just Keep Planting!

Dear Nancy, I am amazed at how time is flying by. October is here and starting to display her blazing colors. Columbus Day weekend is coming up (and yes, we are open on Monday). For me, this is prime time for planting, dividing, and rearranging. On...

A Blooming Machine

Can you think of a plant that started flowering in July and is still going strong in October? I LOVE Persicaria 'Firetail', it is like the Energizer Bunny in my garden. Not only is the deep, rich coral color an ideal accent in the fall...