Blooming massively from July until the first frost, cafe au lait dahlias grow up to 36-48 inches tall (90-120 cm) and are an excellent choice to create a lovely wedding bouquet. What time of year are dahlias in season? Dahlias bloom from the end of July until the first frost
Taratahi Ruby starting to bloom in the heat
In celebration of British Flowers Week (10th to 17th June) we’re taking our beautiful, scented flowers to London! We are one of a team of 17 flower growers from across the South East of England, all members of Flowers from the Farm , who are bringing British cut flowers back to the heart of Covent Garden in an exclusive collaboration … Continue reading Royal Opera House
I've been using our gorgeous dark red peonies (Inspecteur Lavergne) in some gift bouquets going out today. The peonies smell absolutely amazing..
Had a beautiful season of italian ranunculus but they will soon be gone.....make way for the peonies!
There's a big storm forecast for this evening so I've been out cutting blossom for tomorrow's flower buckets in case it all blows away in the night!!
Aren’t these ranunculus just lovely. They are the peonies of spring and ready now for picking - for weddings, for events or just for you
Its a seed sowing and pricking out day today. We sow seeds in succession every 10 days throughout the season. We sow lots of different seeds but not too many of any variety at a time - rarely more than 100. Some go in the propagator, some just under the greenhouse bench until they … Continue reading Sowing seeds
Thought you might like to meet a member of the team here at Orchard Farm Flowers - this is Daisy and she's been helping pick blossom for an upcoming wedding. She's now checking on how it would work as a flower crown....
For Mother's Day last weekend, here in East Sussex, we picked tulips, scented narcissi, flowering currant, tonnes of anemones, rosemary, plum blossom, hornbeam and other foraged foliage. They all went into our mixed buckets for local delivery or were made into bouquets and jam jar posies for collection and local shops. We pick flowers constantly … Continue reading Mothers Day