86: Reviving British Cut Flowers: Insights from Roisin of Verde Flower Co.

Send us a Text Message. Hello everyone, and welcome to another insightful episode of The Cutflower Podcast! I’m Roz Chandler, and today, I’m thrilled to have Roisin from Verde Flower Co. joining us. Roisin’s journey from politics and conservation to flower farming is truly fascinating, and I can’t wait for you all to hear her story and insights. Summary: In … Read More

85: From Teaching to Flower Farming: Lisa Holt’s Blossoming Journey

Send us a Text Message. Hello everyone, and welcome to another inspiring episode of The Cutflower Podcast! I’m Roz Chandler, and today, I’m delighted to welcome Lisa Holt, a former teacher who has transformed her life by diving into the world of flower farming. Lisa and I go back a few years, and it’s wonderful to see how her journey … Read More

BONUS: Unlocking the Business of Flower Farming: Expert Tips from Roz Chandler

Send us a Text Message. Don't forget to subscribe to our newsletter – https://fieldgateflowers.kartra.com/page/newsletters Hello, and welcome to a rather special episode of our podcast! I’m Roz Chandler, and today I'm diving into a variety of questions posed by members of the Cut Flower Farming Growth and Profit Facebook group. We're here to address your biggest challenges and provide insights … Read More

BONUS Cultivating Magic with Dried Flowers: A Journey with Bex Partridge

Send us a Text Message. Dont forget to sign up for our emails: https://fieldgateflowers.kartra.com/page/newsletters Welcome to another exciting episode of our podcast! I’m delighted to welcome Bex Partridge, an inspirational author and floral designer. Bex shares her remarkable journey from corporate life to becoming a leading figure in the dried flower movement. As a huge fan of her work, I … Read More

84: Unlocking the Secrets of Seed Saving for Cut Flowers with Roz Chandler

Send us a Text Message. Welcome to The Cutflower Podcast. Today, I'm excited to delve into a topic that's recently captured my fascination: seed saving for cut flowers.  Episode Summary: In this episode, I discuss the many benefits of seed saving, including the preservation of flower varieties, cost efficiency, and promoting sustainability. We explore different types of flowers suitable for … Read More

82: Unlock the Secrets to Growing Stunning Flowers Year-Round in Polytunnels!

Send us a Text Message. It's Roz Chandler here with a special solo episode of The Cutflower Podcast. Today, I'll be diving into a topic that has sparked a lot of interest – growing flowers in a polytunnel. Whether you're a seasoned flower farmer or just starting out, this episode will provide valuable insights and tips on how to optimise … Read More

79: From Florist to Flower Farmer: Ros Darlington’s Blossoming Journey

Send us a Text Message. In this episode, we explore the incredible world of flower farming with Ros Darlington, the owner of Rosalind's Flowers and The Flower Paddock in Cheshire. Ros shares her journey from being a florist to becoming a flower grower, highlighting the difficulties she faced during Brexit and the pandemic. She discusses the challenges of maintaining quality … Read More