wreath sale, Dec 10th, 3-5 pm

Delight Flower CSA is excited to offer locally grown, handmade evergreen wreaths for the holiday season. Wreaths are a beautiful way to welcome you home and friends into your home. Wreaths will be around $20 each and range from classy and simple to colorful and weird: take your pick. These…

this time of year

This time of year... :: Leaves carpet the earth. :: Annuals are piled for the winter. (Seeds are fair share for the birds and other critters.) :: Perennials get marked and labeled so that in spring I don't accidentally plant over them. :: Frost knits a lovely lace over everything.…

nature’s diary

Whenever I wander through the garden with my camera I can't help but feel like I'm recording observations like I did in a childhood sketchbook. You know the type: a sturdy big book, with pressed leaves, notes about what color each flower is, drawings, poetry, berry ink, weeds taped into…

revolutions around the sun

As we transition into shorter daylight and cooler nights, there is ongoing bustle in the garden. :: Leaves begin to let go. :: Finally after a summer of drought, rain sparkles on the Redbeckia. :: The farm hires two "employees" to prep the garden beds for fall (A.K.A. Chickens). ::…

bees and flowers

We know that flowers are good for bees. Bees feed on pollen and sweet nectar. But how are bees good for flowers? In the words of my partner, JP, "Bees are the way in which flowers make love." Sounds romantic eh? Bees are so fascinating. The statistic I've heard is…

make hay while the sun shines

There's a lot that happens between the seed and the vase. When I think about my work as a flower farmer I often call to mind the image of the abundent bright floral displays jarred and in the hands of my CSA shareholders. However, the past few weeks have imersed…

this week’s warm blessings

:: high summer sun and it's glorious light :: dark rain clouds that deliver :: bright bright! Globe Amaranth :: garden Buddha :: the first Zinnia means more to come... May you go outside and see the beauty-filled blessings surrounding you. I'm off the California for a week-long, sure-to-bring-delight, yoga…