Author: Kurt Fromherz

Did you know that you should be seeding and fertilizing your lawn right now, filling in bare, weedy spots and doing renovations? It's WAY better than doing it in the spring. Our Natureworks custom grass seed blend has been created for our area. Don't miss this...

This week also marked the beginning of fall for us because the pumpkins arrived! What a way to dress up a porch for fall. Come and be inspired by our fall displays and see the wreaths we have been making up. Have an old wheelbarrow?...

At Natureworks, our focus is on building healthy soil and creating a healthy ecosystem that will encourage lawn grass and discourage weeds. Healthy turf grass in healthy soil will crowd out other plants, out-competing them for nutrients, light, and water. And most importantly, you, your...

'Mei-Kyo' perennial mum In my quest to make you fall in love with your fall garden, I have been describing plants that I am going to be bringing home and planting in my own yard this fall. I have already listed 8 plants. Here are a couple...

UPCOMING EVENTS WHERE WILL YOU FIND NANCY ON Friday September 26th? At 3 pm she be in the Discovery Center at the Durham Fair Topic: Why We Should Grow Native Plants Nancy will explain the important role native plants play in creating sustainable, healthy ecosystems. She will show and talk about...

WHERE WILL YOU FIND NANCY ON Friday September 26th? At 3 pm she be in the Discovery Center at the Durham Fair Topic: Why We Should Grow Native Plants Nancy will explain the important role native plants play in creating sustainable, healthy ecosystems. She will show and talk about many...

This June I visited the home of a new client who had a flowering bulb blooming in her gardens that I didn't recognize. I was intrigued. It turns out it wasOrnithogalum magnum, a tall, white, dramatic spike that I simply fell in love with. It...

20% off all asters September 18th - October 1st Asters are a wonderful fall perennial. They are often covered with migrating butterflies and are adored by bees and pollinators. They grow in sun or partial shade and come back reliably, and bigger, every year. Highline Plant Collection HALF...

Dear Nancy, What a week it has been! When you walk into the shop you will see that Diane and her staff have been REALLY busy- every single display and every piece of merchandise has been moved to make room for thousands of bulbs. You can...

We are thrilled to announce that we are now carrying four types of cover crops. Also called "green manure", cover crops are planted, allowed to grow, then cut down, left to dry a few days, then turned into the soil. This adds organic matter and...