Category Archives: What’s In Bloom?

Check out what’s in bloom at Schoepfle Garden.

Where’s Spring?

Spring is just around the corner, so they say. Or is it? Although winter seems to still have Northern Ohio in it’s grasp, Spring actually started early this year!  In fact, it is early by approximately 20 days in southern … Continue reading

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The Advantages of Dirt Play: Why Kids Should Garden

Fresh air, green grass, and blue sky: who wouldn’t want to spend a day with those surroundings? Children are no exception. Children are naturally curious about the natural world around them and the things they see. What better way to … Continue reading

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Winter Landscape in place at Schoepfle

With the first real snow this year (in the last three years?) blanketing the ground, it is the perfect time to reflect on your winter landscape.  Hopefully you have done some of the prep work to get ready for the … Continue reading

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Blooms and the Beginning of the Day

The Conservatory and grounds are silent in the stillness of the dawn. Before Miller Nature Preserve opens each day, there is a blanket of silence that drapes across the lawn. No human sounds echo in the morning – only the … Continue reading

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Craft Season at Schoepfle

We have seen enough cold weather to have our annuals and perennials fade and the leaves start to fall from the trees.   There are a few blooms if you look, hardy cyclamen and witch hazel have flowers right now.  As … Continue reading

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Autumn Colors throughout Schoepfle; Otto Remembered

After a fairly warm October, we have moved into the real autumn weather.  There is color in the leaves and signs of fall are all around.  At Schoepfle Garden, berries and fruit on hollies, crabapples, dogwoods and more not only … Continue reading

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The Ghost Pumpkin

It’s that time of year again, when families all across America are adding to their fall festivities with pretty pumpkins. When most people think of pumpkins, the traditional orange gourd comes to mind. It’s seasonal tone sets off other harvest … Continue reading

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