Spring and All

Spring and All

The rose carried weight of love
but love is at an end--of roses

It is at the edge of the
petal that love waits

Read poem by William Carlos Williams

Robin Michler
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. Read More
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.
Flora Michler
Tagged: Team Trips
Cut flowers at Michler's

In Defense of Carnations

A different way to look at one of the more...unpopular cut flowers
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.
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.
Flora Michler
Tagged: 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.
Flora Michler
Tagged: 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.
Flora Michler
Herbs at Michler's

Bolting

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?
Flora Michler
Seeds at Michler's

Seed or Starter?

There's no one right approach to filling your garden with color and flavor.
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.
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
Holli Friley
Tagged: Team Trips