Cut flower growers near Austin, TX?

steve22802(7a VA)May 19, 2011

I'm visiting Austin for a few days and I just thought I'd check and see if there is anyone growing cut flowers nearby that I might visit and chat with about this shared interest. Could be a home gardener or a small scale farmer. I'd be most interested in seeing unusual plants, perhaps things that grow uniquely well in this region. I'm staying on Post Road in Austin, so the closer to there the better. I'm tempted to go out to the Arnosky's farm but it is about an hours drive and I doubt that I will get there.

Thanks!

- Steve

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bfff_tx(z8b TX)

Steve

Frank and Pamelas is well worth a visit, an hours drive is nothing.....
Only other I am aware of is
Boggy Creek farm (Veges and flowers)
3414 Lyons Road, Austin TX 78702

boggycreekfarm.com

Cheers - Kim - Billabong Fresh Flower Farm

    Bookmark   May 22, 2011 at 4:38PM
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steve22802(7a VA)

Well I'm back home again now and I didn't manage to visit any cut flower growers. :( I did get to Zilker Botanical gardens though which was worth a visit. And I picked up a couple nice potted Agapanthus to bring along home. :)

    Bookmark   May 23, 2011 at 10:14PM
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