Femme Pétale Flower Farm


Beginner Growers Workshop


Dates: 2-4 Aug 2024

PRICING : R18 500 pp for 3 days

Limited spots available

Availability: 19 in stock

Have you wanted to start your flower journey, but all the things you need to think of are overwhelming that you have no idea where to start? Well this course is absolutely for you! With detailed information and worksheets you can use and all the information you need to start your growing journey, you will be so happy you invested in yourself.

The biggest thing I needed was information, but also to just get started and get my hands dirty. Well, you will be doing both on this amazing weekend jam packed with practical activities as well as loads of information, walks through the garden, demo’s and the business of flowers.

The information you will get is so valuable and is a combination of what I have learnt from growing, development to an established brand and farm.


Topics We Will Cover

Setting your floral goals & planning your space

Standard bed design and spacing

Organic growing and soil health

Cutting garden flowers 

Succession planting

Seed sowing

Propagation methods

Seasonal flowers

Plant spacing guide

Expenses planning

Seasonal task calender

Dahlia propagating and planting for the Summer season

Growing for your market

Wrapping and pricing

Marketing your flowers

And much more


You will also get your hands dirty and sow your own seeds for the coming season with our organic seeds grown on the farm

You will get your gardeners tool belt which is a game changer for any farmer, event designer and general creative badass.

There are so many more great things we will include but wont give away too much.

All of this information as well as the following is included;

Morning snack, lunch and afternoon snack both days

Coffee and refreshing waters and homemade lemonade

Tool belt

Seasonal seed starter kit

Flower workable calendar

Booklet of information and all notes

Some nice surprises you will get a hint of that closer to the time.


Rough outline of course


Kind of flowers you grow for your market and how to market, price and sell

Bouquet building, and recipe building

Demos on wrapping and basic bouquet and vase design with spring flowers.


Sit down for all planning and theory work

Afternoon practical composting and soil


Q&A and recap of theory

Propagating and seed sowing


Please be sure to pack sunscreen, a hat and your garden boots or comfortable shoes

This workshop is limited to 15 people to keep it intimate and to be able to really get into everyone’s questions and the business of growing beautiful blooms as well as marketing your blooms and selling them.

We look forward to growing with you.


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