Latest Hearth Stories

2014-07-01 23:12:43

The hearth and home product company was recently announced as a recipient of the Better Business Challenge in Charlottesville, VA for their energy efficiency within their facility.

2014-04-15 23:14:16

As a testament to the company’s commitment to the environment, Plow & Hearth will take action to rejuvenate local monarch butterfly populations and host additional Earth Day activities on

Prehistoric Hearth Provides Evidence That Early Humans Used Fire 300,000 Years Ago
2014-01-28 04:22:17

New findings reported in the Journal of Archaeological Science suggest that prehistoric humans were able to control and use fire at their will.

2008-10-14 09:00:24

Call it a "Green Christmas." A recent national survey commissioned by Plow & Hearth, one of the country's leading retailers, found that half of Americans plan to purchase an environmentally friendly gift this holiday season.

2008-10-06 06:00:23

Plow & Hearth, Inc., a Madison, Virginia based subsidiary of 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc., has announced the roll-out of a major new national initiative in collaboration with the National Forest Foundation.

2008-09-25 15:00:29

Initiative Aims to Donate One Million Trees to U.S.

2008-09-23 12:00:28

Plow and Hearth, in partnership with the National Forest Foundation, today announced the launch of its Campaign to Re-Forest America, which aims to replenish U.S. forests with one million trees by the end of 2009.

2008-08-28 00:00:22

By Daveen Rae Kurutz More than six months after a controversial housing plan landed Ross officials in court and angered a fearful neighborhood, the wounds are healing as work on Hearth at Benet Woods begins.

Word of the Day
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.