Tropical plants at Michler's

Romantic Plants

Houseplants are a long-lasting way to say "I love you"--especially when their leaves are shaped like hearts.
January 25, 2023 — Priscilla DeFini
King Arthur Baking School

King Arthur Baking School

Artist-in-Residence, Emily Posey, shares about her recent experience at the King Arthur “Survey of Classic French Bread” class.
January 12, 2023 — Flora Michler
Tags: Team Trips
Cut flowers at Michler's

In Defense of Carnations

A different way to look at one of the more...unpopular cut flowers
January 12, 2023 — Priscilla DeFini
Wedding florals at Michler's

Wedding Florals: The Dos and Don'ts

As wedding season ends and engagement season begins, our wedding designers have a few tips to make the planning process go more smoothly.
November 14, 2022 — Priscilla DeFini
Staff trips at Michler's

Botanical Idiosyncrasy

Staff member Ed Garvin shares his thoughts on his recent trip to the Perennial Plant Association National Symposium.
September 12, 2022 — Flora Michler
Tags: Team Trips
Pollinators at Michler's

Beauty and the Feast

Two of our team members recently attended the Perennial Plant Association National Symposium.  Here's what one of them has to say about the experience.
August 18, 2022 — Flora Michler
Tags: Team Trips
Citrus plants at Michler's

Summer Citrus

Summer is the season for citrus.  Interested in growing your own?  Our greenhouses are a great place to start.
June 28, 2022 — Flora Michler
Herbs at Michler's


As temperatures climb, so do the tops of tender greens and herbs.  What is bolting, why does it happen, and what can you do to salvage your vegetables?
June 28, 2022 — Flora Michler
Seeds at Michler's

Seed or Starter?

There's no one right approach to filling your garden with color and flavor.
May 20, 2022 — Priscilla DeFini
Backyard Conservation Program

Backyard Conservation Program

The Fayette County Conservation District is offering a Fayette county residents (landowner or tenant) up $200 matching money for establishing, enhancing, restoring and/or maintaining a backyard conservation project.
April 08, 2022 — Robin Michler
The Paris Flower School

The Paris Flower School

You wouldn't think spending a week in a small workroom tucked down into a basement would be an ideal Parisian experience, but this particular basement housed the wonderful Catherine Muller's Flower School. Each morning I would be greeted with a cup of coffee and buckets of the best flowers available in Paris, waiting for Catherine's next lesson. The lesson always began with a demonstration. I was captivated with Catherine's process which looked like a sort of ballet. Her gestures would imitate the placement to her flowers. Read More
March 11, 2022 — Holli Friley
Tags: Team Trips
Houseplants at Michler's

Past Plant Fads

Though houseplants have recently surged in popularity, they've been brightening up our indoor spaces for more than 100 years. Read More
November 27, 2021 — Flora Michler