Barbara’s Favorite Flowers: Aster

Barbara’s Favorite Flowers: Aster This is fall blooming Aster, Symphyotrichum oblongifolium, (Aster novae anglias). It’s name comes from the greek meaning “star”, which of course the flower shape is reminiscent of. The Aster is yet another easy peasy perennial that grows wild all along my woodland, and wetland borders. As its name implies, the fall Aster […]

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Jenny M

Friday Feature: Jenny Moore How long have you been working at Willow Creek? 15 months What is your position? Hostess and Greeter What is your favorite part of the Willow Creek Family? The dedication to the success of WC and the camaraderie What do you hope to achieve within the company? Long term relationship and part of the team, […]

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Barbara’s Favorite Flowers: Saffron Crocus

Barbara’s Favorite Flowers: Saffron Crocus These are Barbara’s favorite fall flowers, and flowers for her kitchen! The Saffron Crocus (C. sativus), blooms in the fall garden, when there is very little other blooms so differentiating itself from the spring blooming non-culinary common crocus. Here is what Barbara has to say about her favorite fall flower: Saffron […]

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Styled Sunday: This is My Spirit Animal

Styled Sunday: This is My Spirit Animal We’ve all got spirit animals, and the Wilde Cock is ours! Kate is sporting our This is My Spirit Animal signature collection t-shirts and styled it with a long cardigan for those chillier days, our Wilde Cock Slouch Beanie, and casual comfy pants for a full day of […]

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Paul

Friday Feature: Paul Fritsch How long have you been working at Willow Creek? 2 years What is your position? Floor lead/Assistant Cellar Manager What is your favorite part of the Willow Creek family? The togetherness and the power of the team. What do you hope to achieve within the company? Within Willow Creek Winery I would love one day to […]

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Barbara’s Favorite Flowers: Black Cotton Plant

Barbara’s Favorite Flowers: Black Cotton Plant Here’s what Barbara has to say about the Black Cotton Plant, Gossypium herbaceum, ‘Nigra’! This ornamental cotton is in the hibiscus family, but has eye-catching deep black/purple maple shaped leaves, stems, and at 24-30’’ tall adds unusual and unforgettable color, height and interest to the garden. She starts with Hibiscus […]

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Chris

Friday Feature: Chris Smith How long have you been working at Willow Creek? 2 years What is your position? You tell me! (Editor’s Note: Chris does anything and everything that is needed of him) What is your favorite part of the Willow Creek Family? The vibe, people, and place. What do you hope to achieve within the company? Knowledge What is […]

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Barbara’s Favorite Flowers: Cyclamen

Barbara’s Favorite Flowers: Cyclamen Barbara’s list of favorite winter blooming flowers for Willow Creek Farm & Winery and Southern Mansion gardens includes Cyclamen. Here’s what Barbara has to say: Several years ago, I became all atwitter about winter gardening; having flowers blooming year round even in November through February.  For several seasons in a row, we […]

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