Events and Workshops

cream narsissus-1The Diary of events, has hundreds of flowery dates, so whether you want to find the date of a flower show, a floral demonstration, a workshop, a networking meeting for flower growers, or a nationwide promotional event, then the details will be here.  Check back regularly, so you don’t miss out.
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FFTF West Midlands Meeting 10:30 am
FFTF West Midlands Meeting @ Green Cottage Flowers. Green Cottage, Norton Canon, Hereford, RH4 7BH
May 2 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Heather Clark has kindly agreed to host us at Green Cottage Flowers Please bring a contribution to lunch – savoury or sweet.  On the agenda will be:  plans for Gardeners World Live at the NEC in June, sharing info on current stem prices for different varieties – updating our lists,... Read more »
Gather and Grow for Spring 9:30 am
Gather and Grow for Spring @ Peonies & Posies
May 4 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
On this rather special workshop Julie and Brigitte will provide expert guidance on how to successfully grow beautiful flowers for cutting in your garden and then artfully decorate your home with your own carefully nurtured freshly picked blooms.  Taking place in the inspiring atmosphere of Julie’s stunning cutting garden just outside Bury St Edmunds... Read more »
DIY Wedding Flower Workshop 1:00 pm
DIY Wedding Flower Workshop @ Hollow Meadows Flowers
May 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Garden to vase workshop 10:00 am
Garden to vase workshop @ Mayfield Flower farm in Ayrshire
May 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Join us in the beautiful setting of Mayfield Flower farm in Ayrshire for an informal workshop on creating spiral handties. This is a versatile technique which can be used to present flowers as a gift, or used as a simple way to arrange flowers in a vase or jug. This workshop will... Read more »
Make a Hand Tied Spring Bouquet with Tuckshop Flowers 7:00 pm
Make a Hand Tied Spring Bouquet with Tuckshop Flowers @ The Queen’s Room
May 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
£40 including light refreshments and all materials. To book, email Advance booking essential as places limited to 9 people.
RHS Malvern Spring Festival 9:31 am
RHS Malvern Spring Festival
May 11 @ 9:31 am – May 14 @ 5:30 pm
A great day out offering show gardens galore and a packed talks programme. For details visit web site
Funeral Flower Workshop With Tuckshop Flowers, 10:00 am
Funeral Flower Workshop With Tuckshop Flowers, @ Randle Studio, Mac
May 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Funeral Flower Workshop with Tuckshop Flowers, organised by  BRUMYODO  as part of the ‘A Matter of Life and Death’ festival Don’t want your name spelled in chrysanthemums at your funeral? Get creative with Carole of Tuckshop Flowers, and work with others to explore your collective ideas for naturally beautiful floral... Read more »
North East Region Member’s Meet-up 10:30 am
North East Region Member’s Meet-up @ Jan Falkingham’s field near Selby YO8 6ET
May 15 @ 10:30 am – 10:30 am
Meet at Jan Falkingham’s field not far from Selby YO8 6ET at 10.30am for an hour or so of looking around.  Then on to Gill Hodgson’s 15 miles away near Pocklington YO42 4LH for more looking. Bring your own sandwiches and wear sensible footwear as we both have muddy fields.... Read more »
An Open Day at our plant nursery 10:00 am
An Open Day at our plant nursery @ Babylon Plants & Flowers
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
An Open day at our plant nursery in conjunction with and as part of the Chelsea Fringe Henley.    All our plants are at wholesale prices, normally only available to trade customers.  There will be refreshments served throughout the day and then at 4.30 there is a ticketed t.time concert event... Read more »
DIY wedding flowers workshop 10:00 am
DIY wedding flowers workshop @ Mayfield Flower Farm
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Whether you are a DIY bride wanting to do just a few decorations or tackling all the arrangements for your wedding, this workshop will show you the basics you will need. Based around the mixed buckets of flowers and foliage from our cutting gardens we discuss how to choose which... Read more »
RHS Chelsea Flower Show 10:00 am
RHS Chelsea Flower Show
May 23 @ 10:00 am – May 27 @ 5:30 pm
This unmissable event is the highlight of the gardening calendar. For details visit the web site