Flower Hill Farm Bed & Breakfast Retreat

P.O. Box 454, Williamsburg, Massachusetts 01096
Innkeeper(s): Carol Duke

Incandescent Sky ~ Afterglow Of A Storm 14 Aug 2015, 9:03 am

Flower Hill Farm Retreat is fabulously situated facing, from the back, the northeast, east and southeast. Added to the verdant views of Carey and Walnut Hill and the sweeping landscape towards the Mount Holyoke Range, the East Branch of the Mill River runs in the valley below our land and offers atmospheric marvels of mist […]

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Veery Unexpected Sighting and Summer Song 30 Jul 2015, 11:52 am

I am not usually there, standing on the upstairs balcony next to the rock maples that loom over the southern side of the farmhouse keeping it cool during the hot days of summer. Recently, while doing laundry for the upstairs apartment, I stepped out to take a break and survey the gardens. I had planned […]

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Beloved Northern Cardinal 11 Jul 2015, 9:34 am

The Northern Cardinal is known and beloved by many and is now a member of my A Bestiary ~ Tales from a Wildlife Garden. You can see the article over at Native Plants and Wildlife Gardens. 

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The Allure of Milkweed 9 Jul 2015, 8:36 am

Milkweed  (Asclepias syriaca) has a delicious fragrance and attracts a diversity of wildlife to shuttle its pollen about. Here at Flower Hill Farm there are numerous stands of milkweed in the fields and gardens. When the dainty balls of florets begin to pop, an audience of butterflies, bees, ants, and birds take notice. Spiders settle […]

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