Pre-order Floret Farm’s Cut Flower Garden book now
Floret Seeds now available
Home Book

Book

Floret Farm's Cut Flower Garden

Floret Farm's Cut Flower Garden: Grow, Harvest & Arrange Stunning Seasonal Blooms

Grow the flower garden of your dreams. In this striking guide you will find everything you need to grow, harvest, and arrange stunning seasonal blooms. With equal parts instruction and inspiration, Floret Farm’s Cut Flower Garden welcomes you into Erin Benzakein’s abundant, bloom-filled world, and is a feast for every flower lover’s eyes and soul.

From the first page to the last, you’ll find easy-to-follow steps for planting, cultivating, and harvesting more than 175 varieties of flowers including cottage garden favorites, new hybrids, and heirloom varieties that are central to today’s seasonally focused floral designs.  On sale date: March 7, 2017.

Available from

  • Amazon
  • Barnes & Noble
  • Floret
  • IndieBound
  • Chronicle Books
  • iBooks
  • Google Play
  • Kobo

Learn How To Grow, Harvest, and Arrange Stunning Seasonal Blooms

With equal parts instruction and inspiration, Floret Farm’s Cut Flower Garden welcomes you into Erin Benzakein’s abundant, bloom-filled world, and is a feast for every flower lover’s eyes and soul.

Showcasing the lush fields and overflowing bouquets that have gained Floret so many followers, each chapter is packed with gorgeous photography along with everything you need to know to start growing your own cut flowers. Erin’s personal stories of life on her small farm accompany the expert growing and bouquet-making secrets that she’s developed through years of having her hands in the dirt and creating in her design studio.

From the first page to the last, you’ll find easy-to-follow steps for planting, cultivating, and harvesting more than 175 varieties of flowers including cottage garden favorites, new hybrids, and heirloom varieties that are central to today’s seasonally focused floral designs. You’ll also learn the secrets to Erin’s airy, natural, lush aesthetic, and find how-to guides for making spectacular bouquets, garlands, and wreaths to show off your blooms. Stunning images will make you feel like you’re personally experiencing each season in Floret’s fields, and inspire you to grow the cut flower garden of your dreams, wherever you live.

floret_spring1185

Get Beautiful Bonus Material With Your Pre-Order

We’ll send you Floret Farm’s Cut Flower Garden Planning Kit when you pre-order the book. Grow the garden of your dreams and stay organized and on task with our exclusive printable planning kit—a perfect companion to the book.

planner-graphics-8

Floret Farm’s Cut Flower Planning Kit includes:

Garden Specs Worksheets: Use these sheets to record important information about your current and potential garden plots, including soil type, amount of sun, and space dimensions.

Cutting Garden Wish List: Use these pages to jot down all of the varieties that you want to include in your cutting garden this year. Let yourself dream big and include everything on your wish list.

Garden Supply Shopping List: Use these sheets to capture all of the important supplies, tools and gear that you need to order to have a successful growing season.

Plants Spacing Recommendations: Calculating the number of plants you will need for dozens of different flower varieties based on the space you have can feel overwhelming. At Floret, we’ve simplified the process by creating five main spacing regimes. In these pages you’ll find recommendations for many of the most common varieties.

Garden Design Sketch Pad: Use these pages to pencil out what you want your garden set up to look like.

Seed Sowing Schedule: This worksheet will help you schedule when and what to plant, so that you can minimize waste and start just the right amount of plants for your garden.

Field Notes: Use these pretty pages to track details and growing notes for all your favorite flowers.

Sample Cutting Garden Plan: You’ll find plans for a generous cutting garden which measures 20-by-60-feet that will produce an abundance of flowers and foliage from late spring through autumn. The plan is scalable, so depending on how much space you have to work with, just increase or decrease the bed lengths to suit your needs.

Each Floret Farm’s Cut Flower Garden Planning Kit page is 8.5 x 11” which fits all standard 3-ring binders, Large Arc notebooks, Folio Size Daytimers and most planners that accommodate this size insert. As a PDF download, Floret’s Cut Flower Garden Planning Kit allows you to print multiple copies of each page and use them year after year.


How To Claim Your Free Bonus Gift

Purchase Floret Farm’s Cut Flower Garden from your favorite retailer.
Then return here to claim your free bonus gift!

Step 2

Claim your gift
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

floret_floret_spring349_lilacs_atmospheric_04

Erin Benzakein

The nation's leading 'Farmer-Florist' & founder of Floret

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.


Floret Farm's Cut Flower Garden

Floret Farm's Cut Flower Garden: Grow, Harvest & Arrange Stunning Seasonal Blooms

Grow the flower garden of your dreams. In this striking guide you will find everything you need to grow, harvest, and arrange stunning seasonal blooms. With equal parts instruction and inspiration, Floret Farm’s Cut Flower Garden welcomes you into Erin Benzakein’s abundant, bloom-filled world, and is a feast for every flower lover’s eyes and soul.

From the first page to the last, you’ll find easy-to-follow steps for planting, cultivating, and harvesting more than 175 varieties of flowers including cottage garden favorites, new hybrids, and heirloom varieties that are central to today’s seasonally focused floral designs.  On sale date: March 7, 2017.

Frequently Asked Questions

I live outside of the United States, where can I find a copy of the book?

Signed copies of the book are available in the Floret Shop and can be shipped internationally.  The book is also available in the UK and parts of Europe from Waterstones and  Amazon.co.uk 

I don’t live in the United States. Can I still receive the Planning Kit?

Absolutely! We gladly accept international book purchases. Because the Planning Kit is digital, all we need is an email address to send it to you.

Can I purchase the book from other retailers not listed here and still get the Planning Kit?

Yes, of course. You can purchase the book from any online or brick and mortar retailer. Just save your receipt, since you’ll need the receipt number to get your bonus gift.

How do I get the Planning Kit once I’ve preordered the book?

After you’ve ordered your book, follow the three-step instructions at the top of this page. You’ll need to have your receipt number handy and a valid email address. After you enter your information, you’ll receive and email confirmation, and then another email (this usually takes 20-30 minutes) containing your printable Planning Kit. Be sure to add [email protected] to your trusted senders list so that it doesn’t end up in your spam folder. Please note that this bonus gift is digital, so you will not be receiving anything in the mail.


Have a question? Be sure to visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Stay in the loop with our monthly updates

Close

Join Us

Join the Floret newsletter and stay in the loop on all the exciting happenings here on the farm

Close