Cut Flower Basics

Program Details

Date and Time:

August 19, 2017 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location:

Stearns Farm, Framingham

Leader:

Melanie Hardy, Stearns Farmer

Price:

$15 ($5 for SVT members)

Flower and vegetable farmer Melanie Hardy will lead a tour through the Stearns Farm pick-your-own flower field, and share her favorite annual cut flower varieties. Learn the basics of flower cutting and proper harvesting methods. Participants will also make a large “farm style” bouquet to take home. Dress in "gardening" clothes and bring clippers and a large jar or vase for transporting flowers.

Space is limited; registration required. Discounted fee of $5 for Stearns Farm sharers and SVT members. Stearns Farm sharers, choose "YES" for "I am an SVT Member" and include "Stearns Farm" in the comments to receive member rate.

Co-sponsored by Stearns Farm CSA. 

Stearns Farm CSA is a sustainable all natural farm providing locally grown food in Framingham. Offering both summer and winter shares. Stearns Farm is located on conservation land donated to Sudbury Valley Trustees in 1975.