Seeds and More

February begins with seed starting! Finally, after December hustle-bustle and January downtime-funtime, it’s time to get growing!   In January, I placed a seed order for the first time with Geo Seed. It was a great experience with wonderful customer service and a first time purchase discount!  My grow wishlist took a bit of time to narrow down, so many choices! We have a good mix of annual and perennial flowers that can be used for mixed bouquets and straight bunches for wholesale. Bouquets typically include five elements: focals, discs, spikes, fillers and airy bits. Floret has a wonderful tutorial on bouquet making.  We started hardy annuals in the fall and it’s time to start a few more varieties. These “cool flowers”  love the chilly spring weather and can withstand a bit of frost. Hardy annual transplants can be planted outside 6 to 8 weeks before the last spring frost. Our…

Continue Reading Seeds and More