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We hope you enjoy this slideshow tour of the English gardens of the Bressingham family. Adrian Bloom has developed dozens of superior perennials, many of which have a horticultural heritage in North America and made them available through the family nursery, Blooms of Bressingham.
One lifetime isn’t long enough to c [...]
Terrazza planters hold tomatoes, supported by Tomato Ladders.
Gina serves lunch after the gardening is complete.
Last week — on a rare day free of rain — volunteers from the marketing department went to rejuvenate some gardens at a facility that serves Burlington’s homeless. We spent the morning digging out weeds and planting a fresh ba [...]
Volunteers from Gardener’s Supply in Waterbury, VT.
At Gardener’s Supply, we are encouraged to get out into the community and do some good. In support of that vision, the company matches employees’ charitable donations, and offers one paid day a year of volunteer time. Employees lend a hand in many ways: We donate blood, we [...]
In the wake of Hurricane Irene, the first reaction — for many people — was stunned silence. It’s hard to take in the fearsome power of nature and the shocking devastation. It’s easy to feel helpless and small. But eventually, you snap out of it and ask: “How can I help?”
The team from Gardener’s Supply arri [...]
Who are these lucky people who win contests? Meet three who won prizes in the Great Gardener’s Giveaway:
First prize: Fran Blank, of New London, OH, won the Gardener’s Supply Cart, along with a $100 gift card. “I always enter contests but never win. I am thrilled! This is the icing on the cake for my spring garden [...]
A great way for a company to share with the community: Collect fresh, wholesome, locally grown vegetables for the local food shelf.
Mark, a Gardener’s Supply employee, holds freshly picked vegetables from his community garden plot that he delivers each week to the local food shelf.
When Pat arrives at the community food shelf [...]
Pat Bates, with one more load for the food shelf.
After almost 26 years at Gardener’s Supply, Pat Bates will be remembered for many things. To some people, she was the one who always raised her hand with a question at the annual meeting. Others will remember her as a champion for employee-ownership. To me, she is the one who reminded us [...]