Paperwhite Update

So an update on the Paperwhites…..These pics were taken on Christmas morning, the timing could not have been more perfect. The bloom and fragrance was intoxicating. Also, as you will notice there was no flopping, yeah. The timing as follows… Pot in gravel 4 weeks before you want to flower. Water weekly, or maintain a water level at the bottom … READ MORE

art, Franklin Park Conservatory

Franklin Park Conservatory

During the Holidays one of my favorite place to visit is Franklin Park Conservatory. We are truly fortunate in Columbus, OH to have such a great horticultural mecca. Every time I go back, which is often, there is always something new. The staff is always thinking green and this year they have a great LED Christmas light display. The Dale … READ MORE



I think it could be perfect timing…Christmas is just a week away and our paperwhites are just about ready to bloom. They really should be perfect for a centerpiece! I have five more jars to really make a statement. I will post pictures of the festivities. For those of you who have paperwhites that get too tall and flop a … READ MORE


My Two Loves….Gardens A Fine German Automobiles

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Holiday Around the Shop

So the past week we have turned the nursery up-side-down getting ready for our open house this weekend (December 4 & 5). We are really excited about the holiday season…. it seems as if we have been hot and heavy in it for weeks due in part to all of the lights, wreaths and garland we hand for our clients. … READ MORE