The Autumn Light

The Autumn Light

The autumn light Filters through the leaves And bathes the earth in an ethereal glow Russet browns turn to ruby reds And forest greens turn to shades of chartreuse Each yellow leaf carries a bright halo And the bright light saturates All the pigments with color Then...
The Trail of Delights and Surprises

The Trail of Delights and Surprises

Think back to a time when you’ve ventured outdoors and came across landscape so beautiful, it was hard to imagine you weren’t transported to another world.     This is exactly the feeling you get when walking through our new trail at the Orchard...
Hydrangeas: Colors Galore

Hydrangeas: Colors Galore

Visit us before the summer ends. Rows of hydrangea trees and bushes have been planted next to our walkways and they are absolutely stunning. Bouquets of pure whites, vivid pinks, and soft purples jump out to joyously welcome you. Stand back and relax. Drink in the...
Sage Trees: Salvia Officinalis

Sage Trees: Salvia Officinalis

We have some new herb additions joining our Sorrel plants at the Olde Orchard Hill Farm. A few weeks ago we planted 400 sage trees, each tree no taller than one foot. They may not look like much now, but with the proper nutrition and sunlight we expect them to fill up...
Apple Tree Blossoms

Apple Tree Blossoms

  Can you see them? From afar they look like hundreds of white droplets clinging to the long graceful boughs of the apple trees. Zooming in, the droplets turn into delicate white flowers, each nestled in their bed of spring green leaves.     Nature is...