Sixteen Acres Presents: Prime Fall Perennials for Springfield, MA Gardens

As autumn’s embrace tightens around Springfield, MA, gardens take on a radiant display, full of colors and textures. This vivid spectacle is largely due to perennial selections that come into their own during this cooler season. Sixteen Acres takes pride in presenting a curated list of the best-performing autumn perennials perfect for Springfield gardens. Dive […]

Are You Out of Your Gourd?

If you love to grow vegetables, but find you can never eat all your garden yields, here’s an alternative to researching new recipes in anticipation of your millionth tomato. Grow some decorative gourds in place of a portion of your usual edible veggies. Decorative gourds have potential as centerpieces, serving bowls, storage containers, birdhouses, and […]