Mill Pond Flower Farm

Beautiful flowers grown in the Scottish Borders

Introduction to Flower Farming

1 day workshop   

Saturday 17 February 2018

10am - 4pm 

£95 including light lunch


A full day's introduction to growing flowers for sale.


It will include organising your plot, making the most of your resources, identifying your market, which flowers and plants to grow, dealing with barriers, glitches and pests, cutting, conditioning  and  selling your flowers. Paula will lead a tour around Mill Pond Flower Farm as part of this workshop, with the chance to see all elements of a working flower farm and examine the detail. 


Introduction to Flower Farming

1 day workshop   

Saturday 21 April 2018

10am - 4pm 

£100 including light lunch


A full day's introduction to growing flowers for sale.


It will include organising your plot, making the most of your resources, identifying your market, which flowers and plants to grow, dealing with barriers, glitches and pests, cutting, conditioning  and  selling your flowers. Paula will lead a tour around Mill Pond Flower Farm as part of this workshop, with the chance to see all elements of a working flower farm and examine the detail. 

Advanced Flower Growing: Taking your cut Flower Growing up a Gear to make you more money


Plantpassion

East Clandon, Surrey, March 2018 date tbc

10am-4pm

Contact Claire Brown for more details

claire@plantpassion.co.uk


Presented by Paula Baxter, Claire Brown (Plantpassion) and Carol Siddorn (Carol's Garden)

Carol Siddorn, Paula Baxter and Claire Brown are Flower farmers at different ends of the British Isles, they work in slightly different ways, but they all have something in common, – they’ve maximised their growing potential to make their flower farming businesses work for their customers and them.
This advanced growing workshop will enable you to up your game when it comes to production techniques, marketing activities and record keeping.
Places are limited
To book your place please email claire@plantpassion.co.uk

Love Flowers: Hand Tied Bouquet

Sunday 17 June 2018

10.30-12.30


£45 including coffee and homemade cake


Enjoy an informal morning full of flowers at Mill Pond Flower Farm. After a short demonstration, wander the flower farm to choose and cut your own flowers, then arrange them into a hand tied bouquet, as structured or wild as you like.  All welcome, no experience necessary at all, just a love of flowers!


Love Flowers: Fill your own vase 

Sunday 22 July 2018

10.30-12.30


£45 including coffee and homemade cake


Enjoy an informal morning full of flowers at Mill Pond Flower Farm. After a short demonstration, wander the flower farm to choose and cut your own flowers, then arrange them in your own vase or jug.  All welcome, no experience necessary at all, just a love of flowers!    

Love Flowers: Hand Tied Bouquet

Sunday 19 August 2018 

10.30-12.30


£45 including coffee and homemade cake


Enjoy an informal morning full of flowers at Mill Pond Flower Farm. After a short demonstration, wander the flower farm to choose and cut your own flowers, then arrange them into a hand tied bouquet, as structured or wild as you like.  All welcome, no experience necessary at all, just a love of flowers!


Love Flowers: Fill your own vase 

Sunday 16 September 2018

10.30-12.30


£45 including coffee and homemade cake


Enjoy an informal morning full of flowers at Mill Pond Flower Farm. After a short demonstration, wander the flower farm to choose and cut your own flowers, then arrange them in your own vase or jug.  All welcome, no experience necessary at all, just a love of flowers!