• Chet Notes

    Why You Should Shop Small Every Day!

    Small Business Saturday, which happens right after Thanksgiving, is a day to celebrate the local shops, restaruants, businesses and more in your area. Small businesses are a staple of our communities, making our neighborhoods…

    November 16, 2017
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    Seasonal The Greenhouse

    Christmas Cactus

    Christmas cactus are a very popular Holiday blooming plant second only to the Poinsettia. This zygo-cactus, native to Central and South America comes in many colors including, white, pink, yellow, orange, red and purple. …

    November 10, 2017
  • Chet Notes Flowers

    Poinsettia Toxicity Myths

    Poinsettia Toxicity Myth Good news! The poinsettia is the most widely tested consumer plant on the market today, proving the myths about the popular holiday plants toxicity to pets and humans to be false:…

    November 9, 2017
  • Events Weddings

    Romantic Wedding at Yahnundasis Club

    Last fall, we created some beautiful and romantic flower arrangements for a wedding taking place at the Yahnundasis Golf and Country Club in New Hartford, NY. Olivia’s bouquet was a cascade style bouquet, and included…

    June 20, 2017
  • Events Weddings

    A Wedding with Hops

    It’s always exciting for our designers when they are able to use unusual flowers or greenery in a wedding or event. For this wedding that took place at Daniele’s Banquet Hall in New Hartford,…

    October 4, 2016
  • Events Weddings

    Pink Dahlia Wedding

    Dahlia’s are a great way to create a high end, garden look in a wedding bouquet or centerpiece. They were the perfect focal point for this wedding located at Barne’s Barn in Brookfield, NY…

    October 1, 2016
  • The Greenhouse

    Pitcher and Carnivorous Plant Care

    Pitcher plants are carnivorous plants which have tube-shaped leaves known as pitfall traps—a mechanism that traps prey in a deep cavity filled with digestive fluid. Their sweet smell attracts their prey to the lip of…

    August 24, 2016
  • Chet Notes

    Classic Red White Wedding

    This past weekend we put together some classic red and white bouquets for a wedding that took place at the Stanley Theater and Twin Ponds. Our bride carried a hand tied bouquet of white…

    August 23, 2016