❤ pears? A recipe for you…

After the two Pear & Apple tastings this week, look what we made from some of the extra pears – poached pears! So yummy, and easy. We altered the ‘Maple Poached Pears’ recipe from perfectpantry.com by adding in about a 1 Tbsp. “chunk” of crystallized ginger. We used Seckel and Red Anjou pears that were…

A taste of fall

Please join us up at the Depot for a free sampling of apples and pears. These are all the same cold hardy varieties we stock at the nursery as both potted and bare root trees. The trees include heirloom as well as modern types. We will discuss basic fruit tree location, planting and culture, including…

Cue sunrise….SPRING is here!

Looking out the east facing window on the first day of spring… at 6:25 am It’s official, time to get really excited about getting dirt under your fingernails and stretching your lower back, because “they” are beckoning. You know, the cute little pansies and violas beaming their little faces up at you, the thin and…

…Springing Along!

This past week has seen daytime temps reaching almost to 70F°, and even though officially we are 9 days away from “spring”, folks, it’s HERE! These images were taken over the past couple of days. On the left, is a ‘Texas Scarlet’ Flowering Quince, in the middle,one of our many pansy varieties. and on the right, a…