FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How do I care for my fresh flowers?

Your fresh cut flowers are harvested fresh from our farm in the cool of the day. They have been conditioned to get the longest vase life possible. A few tips to increase your flowers' vase life:

  • Put your flowers into water as soon as possible

  • Add the complementary conditioner to the water

  • Trim the stems

  • Change the water daily

  • Keep your flowers away from maturing fruit and direct sunlight

  • Keep your flowers in a cool location

Given the correct care, your flowers should last between 4-7 days, sometimes longer.

How do I care for my dried flowers?

Your dried flowers are harvested fresh from our farm, hung to dry, and stored in cardboard until they are made into wreaths, bouquets, and bracelets for you. A few tips to increase the life of your dried flowers:

  • Keep flowers away from areas where they will be exposed to wind or rain

  • Keep your flowers out of direct sunlight

  • When not displayed, store your flowers in cardboard in a temperature-controlled area

Given the correct care, your flowers should last for months or years.

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What is a Bouquet Subscription?

By purchasing a seasonal Bouquet Subscription, you are making an investment in Sourwood Creek Farm, similar to Community Supported Agriculture (CSA). Your purchase allows us to buy the needed seeds and supplies to keep the flowers blooming, and you get four or eight beautiful market bouquets in return, depending on which subscription you purchased.

Your bouquet comes wrapped in kraft paper and will be ready for pickup once a week. See below for pickup information.

Please keep in mind that farming is subject to conditions that are beyond our control. We reserve the right to reschedule a weekly subscription, if needed.

All bouquets are growers choice and will be selected based on what is in season that week.

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Where do I pickup my flowers?

Pickup for subscription bouquets is available on Wednesdays at The Wrinkled Egg in Flat Rock from 10am-5pm or at Independent Bean Roasters on 7th Ave in downtown Hendersonville from 8am-2pm. Please specify pickup preference when checking out.

Bouquets should be picked up before the end of the business day on Wednesday. Bouquets not picked up on Wednesday will be donated. If you are unable to pick up your bouquet, consider sending a friend or family member to get it for you.

Can I buy flowers without a subscription?

Yes! Starting in June, simply place an order online for a bouquet. Orders placed by Monday at 5pm will be available on Wednesday morning for pickup. Orders placed after Monday evening will be available the following week. If extra bouquets are available, I will make sure to let everyone know via IG or FB. Find us on social media to stay up-to-date.

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How do I pay for my flowers?

Please pay for your flowers by placing an order on our website.