April 21, 2018

It's World Earth Day today and it seemed as good an excuse as any to break my blog writing drought. Being green is a subject close to my heart. I joined Greenpeace in my early teens and my first greenpeace walk was to Save the Whales. I wore the t-shirt and everything...

August 4, 2017

I thought I'd create a video to share some of the things I've learnt along the way about growing sweet peas. Hopefully you can hear above the roar of the passing cars (you'd think I was standing in the middle of the road rather than a peaceful flower farm!). I'll be le...

October 20, 2016

It's starting to hot up here in the Hawke's Bay. It can't hot up fast enough for me as I'm impatient to see the flowers start to bloom. I always find Spring to be quite short lived here in the Bay. I started this, my first full season, with anemones then came the bulbs...

September 10, 2016

I'm not even going to try and explain why I haven't blogged all year! It's been busy. Let's leave it at that! I'm now on the cusp of my first full flower growing year. Last year I'd only just started to think about growing and selling flowers so I hadn't really thought...

December 30, 2015