Happy Holidays Newsletter 34 – Wednesday, December 21, 2011 See you at the Garden Expo 2012 Calendar of Events Short Days Affect Your Indoor Plants With a very sad heart Recipe: Old Fashioned Sugar Cookies Recipe: Cherry Chewbillies Youll love your garden … Its our promise! From Our Family to Yours All of us at Americas Best Flowers wish you and yours a peaceful, loving and healthy holiday season. See you in February at the Midwest Garden Expo We look forward to seeing you at the Midwest Garden Expo at the Alliant Energy Center on February 10-12, 2012. Stop out, […]
Happy Thanksgiving Newsletter 33 – Tuesday, November 22, 2011 Winter Porch Pot Workshop Recap Fundraising Program Please Remember the Humane Society Recipe: Burgundy Pie Youll love your garden … Its our promise! As Bob Hope would sayThanks for the memories Another year will soon be behind us and all of us at America’s Best Flowers would like to thank you. Do you remember how you felt the very first time you visited us? You turned into our driveway, not knowing quite what to expect, then once you passed the big red shed you gasped. Right at that moment you knew […]
Winding it up Newsletter 31 – Thursday, October 20, 2011 Winter Porch Pot & Wreath Workshop Theres Still Plenty of Time to Plant Award Winning Bulbs The Red Hat Lady has a Name Recipe: Slow Cooker Corn Pudding Youll love your garden … Its our promise! Gardening 2011 is Winding Down Spicy Cheryl Its hard to believe another gardening season is coming to an end. If youre like me, there are still quite a few things on your gardening to-do list. If brightening up your fall landscape is one of them, we can help. Our late season mums are just […]
On Wisconsin Newsletter 29 – Thursday, October 6, 2011 Scarecrow Contests Fall Decorations are Here! Muma-mia Bulb-a-mania Shrubs Recipe: Baked Tomatoes, Squash and Potatoes Youll love your garden … Its our promise! Go Wisconsin teams! Crow: Hay, did you see those Packers, Badgers and Brewers play last weekend? Wow, were on a roll. Wouldnt it be fun to have a Packer, Badger or Brewer scarecrow in your front yard to cheer on the home teams? Theres still time! We have Packer green, Badger red and Brewer blue apparel waiting for you to stuff. Not a sports fan? We have plenty […]
Silly Scarecrows for Silly Crows Newsletter 28 – Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Fall Decorations are Here! Mums Bulb-a-licious Shrubs Recipe: Garden Skillet Youll love your garden … Its our promise! Silly Scarecrow Time Be as silly as you like! The crows can’t tell the difference. We invite you to come on out and experience silly scarecrow time with us! Our talented crew and their fearless leader, Cheryl, have been busy getting ready for you. We have racks of clothes available to help you coordinate the perfect ensemble. Your scarecrow might end up wearing a striped shirt with plaid pants or […]
What the Hay? Newsletter 27 – Wednesday, September 21, 2011 Whos Out of their Gourd? Mums Bulb-a-licious Shrubs Local Food Drive Recipe: Pour Pizza Youll love your garden … Its our promise! What the Hay (or straw)??? Come on out to America’s Best Flowers and experience silly scarecrow time with us! Create your very own one-of-a-kind scarecrow for the front porch or back yard. Our multi-talented crew and their fearless leader, Cheryl, have been busy cutting, gluing and laughing while creating oh-so-special scarecrow faces. We have racks of clothes available to help you coordinate that perfect ensemble for your scarecrow. […]
Second Annual Art in the Garden Newsletter 26 – Wednesday, September 14, 2011 DOLLAR DAY$ The Blooms Say It All Fall Bulbs Build a Scarecrow Recipe: Robins Roasted Vegetable Spaghetti Sauce Youll love your garden … Its our promise! Art in the Garden Local Artisans featuredSaturday, September 17, 9-3 The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it. Banksy Saturday, September 17, is Americas Best Flowers annual Art In The Garden. This year we are showcasing the work of over 45 area artists. Items include jewelry, silk scarves, purses, photography, […]
It’s that time of year again! And scarecrow-stuffing is just around the corner. Also includes our advice on fall bulbs.
Labor Day markdowns, Fall Mums tips, and more about the Art in the Garden event.
Results of the Dog Wash, Autumn Container Workshop, Bearded Irises, and the Art in the Garden Event is coming up!
The Dog Bone-anza dog wash and the seven dog days of summer. Our ‘perennial’ mums and asters, new clearance pottery, container workshop & some particularly good cucumber recipes.
Dog Wash benefits Humane Society, Autumn Container workshop, Art in the Garden & Pasta Salad
This Saturday is customer appreciation day. Got a dirty Dog? Dog wash Aug. 20. Art Show Vendors needed. Refresh your weary garden. Tasty summer recipes.
Overstock pottery reduced, Earwig Story Contest & Tasty seared Eggplant with Basil Oil
Succulent Workshop Saturday, July 23. EEEYEWW Earwigs! And, YUM! Zucchini-Quinoa Lasagna
Dollar Days continue through Sunday,, Succulent Workshop, Bugs that Crunch n’ Munch, Luscious Strawberry Pie
Orange Dollars mean big savings! Farewell to Friends. Tomatoes & Great Expectations. Succulent Workshop.
Attract Hummingbirds to your yard. Grow beautiful garden phlox, and try out a few new recipies!
Growing Coral Bells, Succession Gardening & Grilled Pizza!
Plant Your Junk Contest continues. Fertilizing your flowers. Sale on Nursery & Bedding Plants. 20% off Gaillardia. Swiss Mushroom Loaf recipe.
Attracting Butterflies to Your Yard & Garden. Plant Your Junk Contest, Perennial Workshop, Snap Shot Landscape Design Service, Summertime Roast Beef
Rose Gardening Worskhop Sat. May 28 @ 10 am. New Snapshot Landscape Design Service, Pineapple Sage Poundcake
Newsletter 9 – Thursday, May 12, 2011 Container Workshop Cooking with Herbs Workshop Vegetable Gardening Workshop SALSA SATURDAY Spring Salads Recipe: Wilted Lettuce Youll love your garden … Its our promise! Decorate Your Doorstep! Click for Larger Image Does your homes entrance look uninviting or lacking in curb appeal? Decorate your doorstep with Americas Best Flowers and be the envy of your neighborhood. Our experience design staff will be happy to provide you with assistance in planning the perfect show stopper. Americas Best Flowers has a large selection of containers in all sizes that will enhance your entryway. Looking for […]
Mother’s Day Newsletter 8 – Thursday, May 5, 2011 Mothers Day Make and Take Workshop Salsa Saturday Mexican/Latin Recipe Contest Recipe: Rhubarb Torte Youll love your garden … Its our promise! Mothers Day at Americas Best Flowers Friday, May 6 Sunday, May 8FREE Geranium for Mom Dont miss Mothers Day weekend at Americas Best Flowers. It has become quite a tradition for so many of you to bring the whole family and let Mom and Grandma choose their favorite hanging baskets and planters. We especially enjoy these weekends because we get to see so many of you. Just a […]
Lemons! Newsletter 7 – Thursday, April 28, 2011 St. Vincent de Paul’s "Pick-a-Pack" Event Mothers Day Make and Take Workshop Recipe: East 62nd Street Lemon Cake Youll love your garden … Its our promise! Celebrate Earth Day at Americas Best Saturday, April 30, 2011 We invite all children to join us from 10 2 this Saturday morning for our annual Earth Day Celebration. Activities include T shirt painting (bring a white T-shirt or buy one here); making seed balls; learning how to use new recycled coffee filters to make butterflies; growing beans without soil and more. Deb, last weeks […]
Easter Weekend Newsletter 6 – Thursday, April 21, 2011 Bring Spring Indoors Dyeing Eggs Naturally Recipe: Easter Egg Pie Youll love your garden … Its our promise! Community Egg Hunt this Saturday Click for Larger Image Saturday, April 23, from 10 to 2 we will host our annual community egg hunt for children six and under. Our famous pink Easter Bunny will be here, so be sure to bring along your cameras. We hold this rain or shine event inside so the weather wont stop us from having great fun with the children. Please plan to join us. While you […]
Spice up your Life Newsletter 4 – Wednesday, April 6, 2011 A New Home Recipe: Winter Vegetable Chicken Soup Youll love your garden … Its our promise! Herb Garden Design Saturday, April 9 at 10 am Mari Lynn Haugh, of the Madison Herb Society, will be here for another herb class. Her series of classes has been a favorite, with her often speaking to a standing room only crowd. This year her emphasis will be on planning and design of herb gardens. This is the perfect time of year to start thinking about planting or expanding your herb garden. And […]
Are you Ready for Spring? Newsletter 1 – Friday, February 11, 2011 Recipe: Red Velvet Cookies Recipe: Cream Cheese Frosting We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly. Are you ready for Spring? Our customers mean so much to us. If you receive this newsletter, you most likely are very familiar with our business. You KNOW its true. We feel we have a personal relationship with you and we are always trying to make our bond with you even stronger. Our events and varied gardening classes, our Make and […]