In this blog we declare our favourites of 2019 (so far), give you an update on what we’ve been up to and consider the environmental benefits of buying locally grown cut flowers.Read More
If we had a £1 for every person who said to us “there’s not much to do for you at the minute is there?” then we would be able to buy ourselves a very impressive polytunnel – or two!
Winter may not be a favourable time for flower growing but there’s still plenty to do – planning, website updating and reflecting are just a few of the things that have kept us busy.Read More
So we started thinking about expansion and planning for the 2019 growing season back in July when it was time to start sowing seeds of biennials (those plants that flower in their second year).Read More
From flooding to drought, our first show and our first wedding!Read More
So our first blog was in March and it’s now the end of May, WOW what a few months we’ve had! Our plot has been tested, our plan has been tested, our dedication has been tested – but we’re still here full of enthusiasm and loving it!Read More
So, here we are; the start of our first proper year as flower farmers, desperate to really get going, desperate to plant our over-wintered hardy annuals to make room for new sowings, desperate to get our hands dirty and our lungs full of fresh country air, and what’s happened? The “Beast from the East”…Read More