The Orchard

What’s Coming Out of the Orchard in Late June…

What’s Coming Out of the Orchard in Late June…

When most people think of an orchard or fruit trees, they usually think about picking things in the late summer or fall. But there are actually a number of fruit trees and shrubs that you can plant that will provide fruit from early to mid-summer […]

The Ultimate Fall Cleanup List for Your Garden, Flowers, & Yard

The Ultimate Fall Cleanup List for Your Garden, Flowers, & Yard

Wow, is it actually cool enough to start the annual Fall Cleanup?? The warmer-than-usual weather recently had many of our plants confused! However, now that night time temps are dipping into the 40s, that is definitely your cue to get out there and get the […]

Catching Up After a Family Summer Vacation…Projects, Projects, Projects!

Catching Up After a Family Summer Vacation…Projects, Projects, Projects!

Hi everyone! Yes, I am still alive. I normally like to write about twice per week, so going two whole weeks without any posts seems crazy! But between a week long family vacation to Door County (plus the extra day of work before you leave, […]

The Best Time to Plant Trees

The Best Time to Plant Trees

  There are so many wonderful reasons to add some trees to your landscape! Shade, privacy, beauty, variety, animal habitat, clean air- the list goes on. So if you’re ready to plant I’m happy for you! I never thought I’d be excited to choose and […]

What’s in the Orchard: Great Fruit Trees for Cold-Weather Climates

What’s in the Orchard: Great Fruit Trees for Cold-Weather Climates

Whether you have 2 fruit trees or 50, you’re likely to find it both fun and rewarding- we certainly do! One single apple, plum, or peach tree can produce so much fruit that you may find yourself learning about canning! It’s amazing how many different […]