A stunning flower book: This beautiful gardening book and guide to growing, harvesting, and arranging gorgeous blooms year round provides readers with vital tools to nurture a stunning flower garden and use their blossoms and cut flowers to create show stopping arrangements. It makes a beautiful gift for any occasion, for friends, loved ones and gardening lovers alike!
Floret Farm’s Cut Flower Garden:Cut Flower Garden is equal parts instruction and inspiration—a flower gardening book overflowing with lush photography of magnificent flowers and breathtaking arrangements organized by season. Find inspiration in this lush flower book:
• Irresistible photos of Erin’s flower farm that showcase exquisite blooms
• Tips for growing in a variety of spaces and climates
• Step by step instructions for lavish garlands, airy centerpieces, and romantic florist design and décor for every season
A perfect gift: Flower lovers, avid and novice gardeners, floral designers, wedding planners, florists, small farmers, stylists, designers, crafters, home decor aficionados, and those passionate about the local floral movement will love this book.
• For those who loved Floret Farm’s A Year in Flowers by Erin Benzakein, The Flower Recipe Book by Alethea Harampol, Seasonal Flower Arranging by Ariella Chezar, and The Flower Chef by Carly Cylinder.
From the Publisher
Unearth your Inspiration
Welcome to the stunning world of Floret Farm’s Cut Flower Garden.
Praise from the Press
Stephen Orr, editor-in-chief, Better Homes & Gardens
‘I’ve been an avid fan of Erin’s beautiful photos of her flower farm on Instagram for years. Now, seeing her work preserved for posterity in a book is pure magic.’
Melissa Ozawa, garden and features editor, Martha Stewart Living
‘One of the leading voices in the farmer-florist movement, Erin is a tireless advocate for locally-grown flowers. Here she has put together an indispensable four-season growing guide that will inspire you to sow your own cutting garden—whether you plant one row or hundreds.’
Grace Bonney, founder of DesignSponge* and author of In the Company of Women
‘Among a sea of new florists and floral books, Floret Flowers stands out. Erin Benzakein’s integrity, openness and passion for flowers is unmistakable. In her debut book she not only introduces us to the basics of growing our own flowers, she shares her deep love and understanding of gardening in a way that will leave even the most doubtful grower feeling inspired to get their hands in the dirt.’
Meet the Author
Erin Benzakein is the founder of Floret Flower Farm and is known for her lush, vibrant, romantic floral designs. She pushes the limits of what can be used in bouquets, which led to her winning the Martha Stewart American Made award for Floral and Event Design. Also a winner of the Better Homes and Gardens blogger award, Erin trials an enormous selection of unique varieties each season on her small-scale, high-intensity farm, and her work has been featured in numerous books, websites, and magazines including Martha Stewart Living, Sunset, Victoria, Country Living, Organic Life and more. She farms, designs, and lives in Mount Vernon, Washington, with her husband and two children.
Publisher:Chronicle Books; Illustrated edition (March 7, 2017)
Item Weight:2.34 pounds
Dimensions:7.63 x 1.13 x 10.25 inches