TOP TIPS – Growing Organically

TOP TIPS – Growing Organically Jo Wright and Wendy Paul of Organic Blooms near Bristol give us a glimpse into how they achieved Soil Association organic certification for their four acre flower farm in  2017. Video will be available from Friday 14th August www.organicblooms.co.uk

THE BASICS – Starting out

THE BASICS – Starting out Paul & Helen Stickland of Black Shed Flowers in Dorset share an insight into their plot and their hugely ambitious and successful start in flower farming just 2 years ago. www.blackshedflowers.blogspot.com

THE BASICS – Finding your Plot

THE BASICS – Finding your Plot Trevor and Bettina Davies of Gilly Florist on the Gower Peninsula talk about their epic search for the perfect plot to relocate their established Hertfordshire flower farm. www.instagram.com/gillyflorist

PLOT STORIES – Farm diversification

PLOT STORIES – Farm diversification Bella and Will Butler of West End Flower Farm in Hampshire offer an insight into how they have started transforming the traditional family farm into a commercial flower farm.. www.westendflowerfarm.co.uk

PLOT STORIES – Cutting Garden Growing

PLOT STORIES – Cutting Garden Growing Kristen Mackay of Henthorn Farm Flowers shows us around the productive cutting garden she created from scratch in her residential back garden, proving that you don’t need a farm to be a flower farmer. www.henthornfarmflowers.co.uk

FROM PLOT TO VASE – Wedding Flowers

FROM PLOT TO VASE – Wedding Flowers Hannah-Victoria Taylor of Ixia Botanicals in Lancashire creates a luxurious wedding bouquet and offers a glimpse into her ever-expanding cut flower growing area on the family farm. www.ixiabotanicals.co.uk

FROM PLOT TO VASE – Mail Order

FROM PLOT TO VASE – Mail Order Beth and Simon Hillyard of Cornish Blooms in deepest Cornwall give us a tour behind the scenes of the flower fields and packing sheds at the heart of their nationwide flower delivery service. www.cornishblooms.co.uk

FLOWER FARMERS’ QUESTION TIME

FLOWER FARMERS’ QUESTION TIME Four fabulous flower farmers tackle questions on the art and craft of flower farming. Joining the host, Linda Clark of Spotted Dog Flowers (Lincolnshire), are Cel Robertson of Forever Green Flower Company (Norfolk), Rachel Siegfried of Green & Gorgeous (Oxfordshire) and Claire Brown of PlantPassion (Surrey).

FLOWER FARMERS’ QUESTION TIME

FLOWER FARMERS’ QUESTION TIME Four fabulous flower farmers tackle questions on the art and craft of flower farming. Joining the host, Linda Clark of Spotted Dog Flowers (Lincolnshire), are Cel Robertson of Forever Green Flower Company (Norfolk), Rachel Siegfried of Green & Gorgeous (Oxfordshire) and Claire Brown of PlantPassion (Surrey). 

COVID-19 update

Flower Farmers' Big Weekend has gone virtual starting on 14th August

We've done this in the interests of public health and safely