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This Week In Flowers – July

 Full blown


this week’s CSA bunch from Red Chimney Flower Farm – with echinacea, zinnias, crocosmia, gladiolas and more

Wollam Garden crew

Bob and the Wollam Garden crew

Suzanne making bunches

Suzanne making bunches

that’s where we are, summer-wise! Full of everything with more to come. Zinnia, sunflowers, gladiolas and celosia are just getting started, along with the summer “it” girl, lisianthus. We wait all July for her to show up. I’m also very excited about crocosmia, a funkly little red-orange flower on a swooping stem with a sword like, long lasting foliage. crocosmia(image courtesy of Gardening KnowHow.com

This summer, local flowers are filling CSA orders and shelves at Takoma Park Food Coop .  Come find something pretty!


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