Blog

06 Jul
Bee Happy…It’s Summer in the Garden!

Have you ever heard the term "High Summer"? That is how we refer to this time of year, when the sun is highest in the sky and the garden is soaking it up and growing by leaps and bounds. All of the creatures we are...

29 Jun
A Four Day Celebration and Sale

Happy last week of June. Wow! It's kind of hard to believe. This has been a crazy month, filled with beautiful flowers, celebrations, and changes. This is our last week for our busy season hours- starting July 5th we transition to our "Off Peak" Summer...

22 Jun
Celebrating Summer and Pollinators this Week!

Happy solstice! Today marks the first day of summer, the longest day of the year. Perhaps you can go outside this evening and celebrate. I know I will be doing just that. This week is also Pollinator Week, a celebration that is near and dear to...

15 Jun
What a Difference a Week Makes!

I write the Natureworks weekly email on Tuesdays. One week ago today it was 40 degrees and raining- so cold that we all were wearing 3 layers and the heat was on. Today it is 90 degrees outside. That's Connecticut- if you don't like the...

24 May
Memorial Day Weekend is THE time to Plant!

All I can say is WOW! Natureworks just had the busiest week ever! Yes, we are still standing but it was a madhouse here and we have never worked so hard in our lives. What really made me happy was that SO MANY customers told...

22 May
I Dream of Vegetables

Dear Veggie Lovers, I can't believe we're saying this, but our amazing variety of vegetable seedlings are finally in stock! This year, we have a gorgeous selection of organic tomatoes, eggplant, peppers, herbs and more. Expect to see heirlooms, dwarves, and unusual varieties that you've never seen...

17 May
It’s Finally TIME for Veggies and Annuals!

It's finally time! Warm weather has arrived at last. We all suffered through the cold and rain and wind of last weekend. Working in the garden on a sunny day is such a treat! This week we are getting our main shipments of organic veggie...

19 Apr
Earth Day Celebration!

Greetings! I want to share a story with you. I started Natureworks in 1983, 34 years ago. I had worked in a greenhouse where I had to hold a pesticide applicators license and had to spray toxic poisons on the plants every week- poisons that...