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I am trying to wrap my head around the fact that it really is the middle of October, we just had a mild frost, houseplants are coming in, the last of the peppers are harvested, I am cutting things down...

I am excited to announce that once again we are having our annual Bulbs for Breast Cancer fundraiser this coming weekend. 10% of the proceeds of all bulbs purchased on Saturday and Sunday will be donated to After the Storm, a wonderful, local group that supports breast cancer survivors...

Monday was not an easy day to wake up to. Stunned by the news from Las Vegas, I tried to get my work done- laundry, making sauce from my tomatoes, shopping, designing- but I was in a fog. I found myself constantly wandering outside, staring at...

We are back from four, exciting, long, HOT days at the Durham Fair. It was an amazing experience. Butterflies were born in front of people's eyes. Caterpillars turned to chrysalises as we watched. So many people got to release monarchs in the new butterfly garden...

I just returned from a blessed two week vacation. I started in Vermont and traveled through MA up to the Adirondacks. All along the way, I observed so many beautiful flowers. Vermont and northern New York  Hydrangea paniculata varieties are SO hardy.  state are "The Land of...

I'll let you in on a little secret, this isn't Nancy writing the email this week!   Instead, it's me, Jillian. I work on the retail team and somehow I'm getting away with usurping the entire email. I get to talk about whatever I want and put...

Natureworks is not your typical garden center. Aside from the fact that we have been organic for 34 years, we also do things a bit differently. First of all, we LOVE bugs! From early spring till late fall, we have living creatures on display. We...

Did you happen to watch our Facebook Live video last week? We introduced the Monarch Mommas! We had so much fun putting this together. Missing from the photo is Amber (who was doing the filming and does SO much of the work involved) as well...

NATUREWORKS GARDEN CENTER AND LANDSCAPING SERVICES  WILL BE CLOSED FOR A STAFF RETREAT ON  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 30.  Monarch Madness has taken over Natureworks. Check out these stats: Right now we have 53 eggs, 264 caterpillars, 74 chrysalises, and 15 butterflies born today for a total of 406 monarchs being...

I just got back from a very much needed mini-vacation to Boston and Cape Cod. I totally unplugged from the news (a blessing) and hung out with my sister and a good friend for four days. In my travels, I did manage to spend time...