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19 Nov
Succulent Centerpieces

Thanksgiving is next week! Just writing those words amazes me. Time seems to be flying by so quickly. We are creating some wonderful, quite unusual arrangements for you to decorate your Thanksgiving table and bring to friends. Imagine my delight when Amber, Kassie, Jillian, and...

09 Oct
The Garden Bouquet of the Week

I am on a mission! I want to inspire all of my readers to go out to the garden every week and pick flowers. I have been doing it for decades and it brings so much beauty to the inside of my house, especially now...

09 Oct
Bee Happy!

What a beautiful October week we have in store! Nearly 4 inches of much needed rain has soaked the ground and it's time to GET SERIOUS about planting and rearranging your gardens at last. The cool nights create misty mornings and the dew on the...

01 Oct
The Garden Bouquet of the Week

I am on a mission! I want to inspire all of my readers to go out to the garden every week and pick flowers. I have been doing it for decades and it brings so much beauty to the inside of my house, especially now...

01 Oct
Bulbs for Breast Cancer Fundraiser is THIS WEEKEND!

This weekend is our annual Bulbs for Breast Cancer fundraiser. I started this event many years ago to help raise money for a wonderful local group, After the Storm. After seeing what my sister went through following her breast cancer diagnosis and treatment, I quickly...

The Garden Bouquet of the Week

I am on a mission! I want to inspire all of my readers to go out to the garden every week and pick flowers. I have been doing it for decades and it brings so much beauty to the inside of my house. This week's...

24 Sep
Fall Planting Season Has Arrived!

Fall officially arrived on Wednesday, September 23rd. What a spectacular week we have in store! The weather is sunny, the temperatures are perfect, the nights are cool, and the conditions are ideal for planting. We are fully stocked with gorgeous fall blooming perennials. I just...

17 Sep
The Garden Bouquet of the Week!

I am on a mission! I want to inspire all of my readers to go out to the garden every week and pick flowers. I have been doing it for decades and it brings so much beauty to the inside of my house. To kick...

17 Sep
Fall Festival of Flowers!

I was talking with Diane the other day, and we were trying to put our finger on just what is so different about Natureworks at this time of year. Basically, we have tons and tons of really amazing fall blooming perennials. Yes, we decorate with...

10 Sep
Vernonia ‘Iron Butterfly’ in my Garden

Vernonia 'Iron Butterfly' in my garden, covered with honey bees and other pollinators. I could hear the plant buzzing from a distance as I approached! It is next to Sanguisorba canadensis, another great native for September. As I walked my gardens on Sunday, I realized how...