Growing and Arranging Your Own Cut Flowers Course
Learn the fundamentals of growing cut flowers
Designed for florists wanting to grow their own stock, aspiring flower farmers or anyone with a keen interest on growing, nurturing and arranging natural flowers. Secure your place with a €50 booking fee, total cost is €300 with remaining €250 to be paid one week before event.
This course is designed for florists wanting to grow their own stock, aspiring flower farmers and anyone with a keen interest on growing, nurturing and arranging natural flowers.
At the end of this you will be able to sow, grow, harvest, and arrange your flowers.
This is a fun and interactive course where participants will leave with the skills and knowledge of:
- Dahlia classification
- Varieties best for pots
- Suitable varieties for cutting
- Setting up a productive cutting border including staking
- Best foliage to accompany your bouquets
- How and when to harvest to maximise vase life
- Principles of design in arrangements with demonstration and
an opportunity to harvest and make up your own bouquet.
A sample border for the home garden will be on site.
A lite lunch from the stuffed Olive with our own salad leaves and edible flowers will be provided.
Places are limited to 12
Sun Jul 11 2021
9:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Bumblebee Flower Farm