Shelley's Flower Farm: Behind the Scenes

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A collection of some of our flowers and their journey from seed and bulb to bloom here at our flower farm, 'Orchard Oast Flowers'. Everything is grown with love and a passion for colour, nature and her infinite wisdom.

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Delicate and beautiful cherry blossom bursting in to life on our organic flower farm 🌸

Cherry Blossom

Delicate and beautiful cherry blossom bursting in to life on our organic flower farm 🌸

"Watching a seed grow is one of natures most magical acts of creation. Whole universes exist in the tiniest of seeds. From the tiny black dots which become vibrant red poppies to the graceful ovals which become towering sunflowers listening to the seeds and learning from them about when to sow when to plant out and what each flower needs in order to bloom has become a new and wonderful learning and co-creative process. It is like watching the invisible library of nature come alive. Seed to…

Sentire Essence Magazine on Instagram: “"Watching a seed grow is one of nature’s most magical acts of creation. Whole universes exist in the tiniest of seeds. From the tiny black…”

"Watching a seed grow is one of natures most magical acts of creation. Whole universes exist in the tiniest of seeds. From the tiny black dots which become vibrant red poppies to the graceful ovals which become towering sunflowers listening to the seeds and learning from them about when to sow when to plant out and what each flower needs in order to bloom has become a new and wonderful learning and co-creative process. It is like watching the invisible library of nature come alive. Seed to…

Climbing red rose which grows by our garden pond. A favourite meditation spot in summer ❤

ShelleySishton.com

Flower essence producer, flower farmer and writer, bringing the wisdom, spirit and energy of nature alive for the 21st Century.

Cornflowers, zinnias, larkspur, cosmos and calendula growing on our organic flower farm.

Flower Farm

Cornflowers, zinnias, larkspur, cosmos and calendula growing on our organic flower farm.

Sweet peas, borage, ammi majus and nasturtiums growing on our organic flower farm.

Flower Farming

Flower essence producer, flower farmer and writer, bringing the wisdom, spirit and energy of nature alive for the 21st Century.

We grow colourful, happy flowers at Orchard Oast Flowers 🌞

Flower Farming

We grow colourful, happy flowers at Orchard Oast Flowers 🌞

August flowers growing, all from seed, all on our flower farm.

Flower Farming

August flowers growing, all from seed, all on our flower farm.

Sunshine has brought the red tulips out!

Flower Farming

Flower essence producer, flower farmer and writer, bringing the wisdom, spirit and energy of nature alive for the 21st Century.

British flowers all grown from seed, that's what you get from my flower farm. Bridesmaid's posies, divinely scented too.

Flower Farming

British flowers all grown from seed, that's what you get from my flower farm. Bridesmaid's posies, divinely scented too.

Autumn reflections in our main pond on the flower farm. A peaceful place to sit.

Flower Farming

Autumn reflections in our main pond on the flower farm. A peaceful place to sit.

Snow covered meadow. In Spring these trees are covered in fragrant blossom.

Flower Farming

Snow covered meadow. In Spring these trees are covered in fragrant blossom.

Snowy entrance to the flower farm.

Flower Farming

Snowy entrance to the flower farm.

Magnificent snapdragons displaying their glory on my flower farm. This is my favourite colour.

ShelleySishton.com

Flower essence producer, flower farmer and writer, bringing the wisdom, spirit and energy of nature alive for the 21st Century.

Rudbeckia Goldstrum creating a glorious Autumn display on the garden farm. Also one of my flower essences, with the quality of lifting your spirits so you feel as if you are basking in a sea of healing gold.

ShelleySishton.com

Flower essence producer, flower farmer and writer, bringing the wisdom, spirit and energy of nature alive for the 21st Century.

Peas and broad beans planted up for a summer harvest to feed us while we grow the flowers on the farm!

ShelleySishton.com

Flower essence producer, flower farmer and writer, bringing the wisdom, spirit and energy of nature alive for the 21st Century.

I plant my flower beds intuitively on the farm, letting the flowers guide me, so I tend to end up with unorthodox collections in the beds - but everything grows beautifully. When we listen to nature, she knows best!

ShelleySishton.com

Flower essence producer, flower farmer and writer, bringing the wisdom, spirit and energy of nature alive for the 21st Century.