With March just around the corner, thoughts of spring start blooming. It’s time to get ready for longer days, warmer sun, and all the fun of springtime. Now is the perfect time to take stock of your indoor and outdoor plants, and buy seeds for your spring plantings. We’ve gathered some of our favorite seed collections, perfect for creating a stunning outdoor oasis, for yourself, or your favorite gardener!
For the wildlife
Attract birds, butterflies, and bees with these collections of carefully selected seeds.
Grow your own culinary herbs from seed and you’ll have the freshest, most organic herbs you can find.
Salad and veggies and tea
Oh, my! Grow your own salads and veggies for fresh, organic produce at your fingertips, then enjoy a cup of your very own organic herbal tea.
It’s February and that means Carnival is right around the corner! You don’t have to go to Rio de Janeiro to celebrate! In the US, we may be more familiar with the purple, green and gold of Mardi Gras, but elsewhere around the world, Carnival is a colorful season of parties, parades, dancing and food. Lots, and lots of food. You don’t have to be marking Fat Tuesday and Lent to celebrate Carnival. Continue reading
Teak wood is a classic in the marine industry as well as for outdoor furniture. It makes sense—it’s a durable wood that naturally resists moisture, insects, and warping, and it has a stunningly beautiful color and grain. The popularity of teak led to supply problems, as the world’s natural teak forests were over-harvested. Today, modern, sustainably-managed teak plantations are recreating the look and feel of old-growth teak in eco-friendly ways. Continue reading
Hand-carved wood bowls are nothing new, they’ve been around for thousands of years, both as art, and serving infinite practical purposes. Perhaps one of the most beautiful examples of this age-old art form is the root bowl. Even in the most sustainable, responsibly managed forests and plantations, roots are often seen as waste. But some see them as hidden treasures. Continue reading
Ah, l’amour… Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and whether you’re newly in love, been married for decades, or even happily single, it’s a perfect time for a little indulgence. It’s time to start shaking off winter and thinking about springtime to come. It’s time to pamper yourself and celebrate love—love for yourself, for your friends and family, and love for your planet. Here’s a collection of little indulgences we like…