Author: Kurt Fromherz

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! ...

Did you read that right? Shopping is fun? Well, what I really mean is "shopping is fun at NATUREWORKS!"  Yes, you really should come and visit us this week to finish up your shopping. When you walk in, you will surely say "Gee, it smells so good...

Do you have December traditions? I do. The first weekend in December is when I start decorating outside. I make a gigantic wreath for my front porch. I pull grapevines from my yard and twist up the frame. I drag out my pole pruner and...

I hope you had a lovely Thanksgiving holiday. We thoroughly enjoyed Green Friday and Small Business Saturday with Santa Claus. We officially have kicked off the holiday!   I pick fresh winterberry branches every few days to add to our arrangements. This Saturday and Sunday is our 35th...

Can I simply state that I am VERY grateful this year. First of all, for all of you, who have made 2018, our 35th year in business, so fun and so successful. We are SO looking forward to this holiday season which starts...

I find it inconceivable that Thanksgiving is a week from Thursday! Everything seems to be in fast forward right now. At Natureworks, we are peddling as fast as we can to The outdoor bulbs have been moved to the shed to make room for lots of...

I am writing this email to you on Election Day. The rain is falling (again) and I am considering building an ark to get through the next few months. I am in a very pensive "A Wish for Peace" A perfect Election Day sentiment  and  a lovely gift mood as...

It's that time of year again. Halloween is here, daylight savings time ends this weekend, our fall foliage has peaked. Leaves carpet the ground and we are all  Don't cut your entire garden down. Leave some of the seed pods for the birds. planting like crazy, trying...

What a difference a week makes! Last Thursday our Facebook Live was all about "life after 32 degrees". Well, I should have called it "life after 29 degrees" as that is how cold it got that night! I went straight from picking green beans and...

If you listen to the weather forecast this week, you will find that the focus is on the possibility of frost. Don't fear, this does NOT mean the garden season is over. The One year later, and this perennial mum has gotten huge! Plant NOW for...