Notes from the Flower Farm

Winter on the Flower Farm

Winter on the Flower Farm

  Winter on the Flower Farm is a special time. We're busy digging and dividing dahlias, pruning roses and laying compost around the perennial shrubs. Our days are full but there's...

Winter on the Flower Farm

  Winter on the Flower Farm is a special time. We're busy digging and dividing dahlias, pruning roses and laying compost around the perennial shrubs. Our days are full but there's...

Growing From Seed

Growing From Seed

If producing amazing cut flowers is your goal, growing from seed is essential. Many of the plants available at garden centres are bedding varieties with stems too short for the...

Growing From Seed

If producing amazing cut flowers is your goal, growing from seed is essential. Many of the plants available at garden centres are bedding varieties with stems too short for the...

Spring Bulbs for Warm Places

Spring Bulbs for Warm Places

While the Italian Ranunculus takes centre stage on the flower farm in Spring, there are many smaller Spring bulbs that we wouldn't be without. Here are some of our favourites:...

Spring Bulbs for Warm Places

While the Italian Ranunculus takes centre stage on the flower farm in Spring, there are many smaller Spring bulbs that we wouldn't be without. Here are some of our favourites:...

How to Grow Italian Ranunculus

How to Grow Italian Ranunculus

Italian Ranunculus have longer, stronger stems than normal garden Ranunculus and larger flowers, as wide as a teacup, in the most incredible colours: salmon, violet, ‘pastello’ (a mix of pastels), chocolate...

How to Grow Italian Ranunculus

Italian Ranunculus have longer, stronger stems than normal garden Ranunculus and larger flowers, as wide as a teacup, in the most incredible colours: salmon, violet, ‘pastello’ (a mix of pastels), chocolate...

Your Guide to Dahlia Growing

Your Guide to Dahlia Growing

Growing from tubers is the easiest and most popular way to grow dahlias. Plant them outside after all risk of frost has passed which is October/November for cool and temperate...

Your Guide to Dahlia Growing

Growing from tubers is the easiest and most popular way to grow dahlias. Plant them outside after all risk of frost has passed which is October/November for cool and temperate...