British Flowers Week – the national campaign to encourage everyone to buy more seasonal, locally-grown cut flowers – is taking place on 15-19 June, and local florist Greenwheat Flowers and Fika, 9 Brunswick Road, Penrith will be celebrating in style.
I will be stocking British Flowers all week straight from the growers, as usual there will be a British Flowers Week window display at the shop- you can't miss it!
A chance to find out about the history of commercial flower growing in Britain and whats happening now!
As well as British Flower bouquets there will be £5 jars available all week!
Each day there will be a 'lonely bouquet' left at a suprise location in town.
I will be holding demonstrations in the shop at 10 am on wednesday 17th June and friday 19th June www.greenwheat.co.uk
Displays in the shop by Penrith Community Gardening and a chance to take part in a tour of Penrith's Community Gardens with Joan Robinson.
A British Flowers demonstartion by Laura on tuesday 16th June at 1pm at Askham Hall Gardens- using British flowers and those grown in the garden www.askhamhall.co.uk
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About British Flowers Week
British Flowers Week is the week-long celebration of British-grown cut flowers and foliage that aims to bring British flowers back into British homes. The brainchild of the team at New Covent Garden Flower Market, where British flowers have been traded for centuries, British Flowers Week runs from 15-19 June 2015 and unites growers, florists and wholesalers across the country.
www.britishflowersweek.com gives a full run-down of what’s on, information about seasonal British cut flowers, stunning images of flowers and specially commissioned floral designs by leading florists as well as details of where to buy the exclusive British Flowers Week bouquets. And join the conversation on social media too with the hashtag #BritishFlowersWeek.
For further information, images or to arrange features and interviews, contact:
Laura Tuer, Greenwheat Flowers, 9 Brunswick Road, Penrith, CA11 7LU
Tel: 01769 744240 Mobile:07977594140 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org