This weekend is “The Flower Farmers’ Big Weekend; a Britain-wide event organised to showcase British Flowers and growers. There are events held all over the country this weekend (despite the weather!), many people are opening their plots to the public so you can go and see behind the scenes of British Flower Farmers. https://www.flowerfarmersbigweekend.co.uk for…Continue Reading “It’s The Flower Farmers’ Big Weekend!!”
If you buy a bucket of seasonal flowers what do you actually get, and more importantly, how far does it go? Well, to start with, you will receive a bucket, filled with around 80 stems of gorgeous Cumbrian grown fresh picked flowers. Many of these will be scented, they will be different shapes, maybe different…Continue Reading “What can I get out of a bucket of flowers? A guide for prospective brides & grooms”
From the largest to the smallest, and the most stripey and the odd looking ones……it’s seed sowing time again! I’m always amazed how different one variety’s seeds are to another. Seeds are an endless source of fascination to me….I hope you enjoy these pictures too. Click on the title to see them!
Hello, I am Frances, of Clodhopper Blooms, Cumbria. I grow flowers! If you are interested in buying my flowers, you may email me, or find me on Facebook – details all below. But firstly, why would I be so passionate about growing flowers, and why would you want to buy them from me? I am…Continue Reading “What is it all about?”