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Demo of Behnke Boiler May 2022

Behnke’s Demo Coming To An End

Demolition of Behnke Nurseries is coming to an end as more and more of the structures come down. Stephanie shares a video of when Albert Behnke installed the big boiler.

Demolition Starts But Memories Remain

This week, 3 years after Behnke Nurseries announced they would be closing, demolition started on the little brick house that so many including Stephanie called home.
Ele and Emily Behnke

Time Really Does Fly By

While at the Maryland Home & Garden Show, Stephanie enjoyed the time spent with her cousin Emily Behnke.
Behnke Demo

And So It Begins

And so it begins, the demolition of Behnke Nurseries after more than two years.
Sho Nuf Turkeys

SHO NUF TURKEYS

Time to bring out the old cookbook of Rose Behnke and make another Thanksgiving Dinner
Larry Hurley Chili Judge

Thank You Larry Hurley For Everything!

As Larry Hurley and his wife prepare to leave Maryland and move back home to Wisconsin and family, Stephanie shares one of his many humorous gardening posts that we all love.
Vintage Dolls

But It Is A Collectable

How many times have I heard myself say it's a collectible? Might it be worth something someday? So a few weeks ago, I decided to have a big family yard sale. It was time to say goodbye to a few things that my children did not seem interested in.
Behnke Employees 1940s

Ft. Meade Area Garden Club: Behnke Nurseries The Early Years

Some of you might recall how much Behnke Nurseries supported our area garden clubs. I have always felt that these clubs, along with different plant societies, are essential for everyone. So, whether you are a beginning gardener or an old pro, these are excellent groups to consider joining.
Albert Behnke with Double Delight Rose

My Grandfather’s Rose Garden Part 2

While looking through old photographs, Stephanie found more to share with her grandfather Albert Behnke's rose garden.
Cover of Washington Gardener Magazine

Beyond Behnke’s Podcast

Last week I got a phone call from Behnke's and my good friend, Kathy Jentz, asking if I would mind filling in for her weekly podcast! She had me sign up with some online recording thing. The next thing I…

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