Up at Augustine’s Farm on King Street in Greenwich, fresh cut Christmas trees have arrived.
“We have Balsam and Fraser Fir,” said Kathy Augustine, who added that the
poinsettias are fabulous, as well as Cyclamen and Paperwhites…..not to forget Balsam Wreaths.
Also, Kathy said she makes fresh cut Holly wreathes.
“If you like the real look for your front door, Holly is the answer. This year , most people are going back to live trees because they are looking for comfort in trying times. Holly also gives the feeling of getting back to nature.”
Call Kathy ahead for a Holly wreath: (203) 532-9611
Customers are welcome to bring their Christmas tree stands and have their tree cut to fit.
Trees are then bundled and loaded in customers’ cars.
“Ninety percent of our customers are repeat customers,” Farmer John said, adding that with a fresh cut tree from Augusine’s retain their needles longer than trees purchased from big box stores.
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Augustine’s Farm is located at 1332 King Street in Greenwich.
Stop in the farm stand for green beans, brussels sprouts, red and green cabbages, carrots and beets, leeks, fennel, broccoli, asparagus, and cauliflower.
There are several varieties of potatoes, as well as winter squashes: delicata, kabocha, butternut, acorn, sweet dumpling and honey nut.
“We have cheese pumpkins and sugar pumpkins for making the very best pumpkin pies – and apples that are the favorites for eating and pies,” Kathy said.
The farm stand also offers Minard’s fresh cider, decorative gourds and gorgeous cyclamen to add color to your holiday decor.
Their raw honey is also available, as are fresh eggs from their own hens.
The Augustine’s Farm Stand will be open until Dec 20, 2020.