Author: Kurt Fromherz

Spring is unfolding very slowly this year. Instead of lamenting the cool temperatures, I am actually quite thrilled that we are having a very typical spring. Sunny days, cool nights are actually normal. We don't WANT it to be hot at this time of year,...

So it's Tuesday morning and I roll into Natureworks, ready to write the weekly Ranunculus! email. I walk around the shop, the greenhouse, and the nursery yard and am amazed at how much has changed since Saturday. Wow! So much to write about and share with you....

Welcome to the first week of April. We are on a bit of a roller coaster ride, with sunny days, a bit of cold rain, and fluctuating temperatures. Yet, here at Natureworks, we are continuing full steam ahead. The delivery trucks keep rolling in, and...

Spring has arrived and I find myself wanting to get outside and garden. Some days, that can happen. Others, it's too cold or rainy. When I can work outside, I focus on one area, one project at time. Last Sunday, I worked WAY too hard clearing briars...

"Blossom by blossom the spring begins." This quote from a poem by Algernon Swinburne captures exactly how I feel right now. I spent a lot of time in my garden over the weekend, pruning, cleaning up, and getting organized. Every time I turned around, another...

The flower show is behind us and now we are in the official countdown to the day that Natureworks opens for the season: March 20th, the first day of spring!  Meanwhile, we are only 9 days away from Have a Happy Habitat Day and we...

How would you like to experience spring NEXT WEEK! Well that is what you will do when you go to the CT Flower and Garden Show in Hartford which is happening next Thursday, February 21st thru Sunday, February 24th. And Natureworks will be there with bells on!...

Natureworks retail shop and garden center  is closed for the winter. Stay tuned. We will be announcing information about: Winter Gardening Classes Seedy Sunday on February 10, 2019 CT Flower & Garden Show Feb. 21-24th     Everyone at Natureworks would like to wish you the best Winter ever! We will see you in 2019! ...