Author: Kurt Fromherz

Business + Technical Mgr. Natureworker since 2004 joanl@naturework.com Ct. Certified Master Gardener Ct. Accredited Nursery Professional MY SPECIALTY:  Looking on the bright side. FUN FACT:  I meditate and practice Tai Chi.  I enjoy sharing things that I have learned with others. Since I look forward to change, I love to learn...

Landscape Design Assistant Natureworker since 1997!!! rebeccah@naturework.com Ct. Accredited Nursery Professional I have a B.S. in horticulture from UConn and have taken courses at the New York Botanical Gardens. After college I worked in a family business before coming to Natureworks. FUN FACT:  My first degree is a B.A. in...

Foreman of Installation Crew Natureworker since 2005 Lead Pesticide Applicator Ct. Accredited Nursery Professional MY SPECIALTY: I have a knack for masonry. FUN FACT:  I love gardening, hiking, snowboarding, camping, anything outdoors.  I collect interesting pieces of wood and rocks and build tables and benches out of them. NANCY ADDS…“Jaime is a...

Landscape Crew Natureworker since 2003 NANCY ADDS…“Amy has been with Natureworks since we were in Stony Creek when she ran a crew (as did her sister before her) before switching to part time to raise her family. She has been working in some of our client’s gardens...

Landscape Crew Natureworker since 1997 NANCY ADDS…“I have known Colleen since I started Natureworks. She is an amazing gardener- everyone who sees her home gardens goes away in awe. She is a really hard worker, raising the bar for all who join the gardening crew with her...

Gardener Natureworker since 2006 I was the head floral designer for an upscale florist in Key Largo, Florida and also worked for an orchid specialist. I've learned so much from the courses I've taken at Natureworks. MY SPECIALTY:  Weeding and Customer care. FUN FACT:  I taught physical education to...

Landscape Maintenance Team Leader Natureworker since 2002 Certified Forklift Operator CT Accredited Nursery Professional Certified DEEP Pesticide Supervisor I was a garden helper at the Hay House Organic Farm in Old Saybrook and I have taken classes that focus on native plants and pollinators. MY SPECIALTY:  Herb gardens, native plants/habitat planting,...

Landscape Crew Natureworker since 1996 NOFA Accredited Land Care Practitioner Connecticut Accredited Nursery Professional (CNLA/CANP) Born in NYC, we moved to the suburbs of Long Island and then CT when I was still young. I began landscaping in my early 20's with Joe Bartlett, who had a New Haven...

Jenn Belanger, Crew Leader Natureworker since 2006 NOFA Accredited Land Care Practitioner CT Accredited Nursery Professional   B.S. Wildlife Ecology from University of Maine A.S. Marine Biology from Mitchell College NANCY ADDS…“Jenn started in the shop and they were crushed when she switched to the crew as she is one of the...

Last week I spent two days at the University of CT. Besides teaching two classes, I took many classes with experts from around the country. I was very impressed with a lecture given by Kelly Gill of the Xerces Society on Conserving Pollinating Insects. She...