The Farmer Bailey Blog

Crushing on Caryopteris

As a cut flower and foliage, Caryopteris Pagoda adds volume, scent and whimsy to fall bouquets.

Read more
Instagram Live: Late Spring Planting

This week's Instagram Live with Q&A covers heat-loving crops that want to be planted into warm soil.  Join us on Wednesday at Noon ET.

Read more
New Gypsophila Growing Guide

Whether standing alone in cloudlike forms or supporting focal flowers, these superior Gypsophila strains will leave you starry-eyed.

Read more
How To: Harden Off Plugs for Transplant

In almost all cases, hardened-off plants are healthier, heartier, and produce better stems.

Read more
Instagram Live with Farmer Bailey

Bailey Hale and guest Alicain Carlson, Ph.D will answer your questions about Chrysanthemums live.

Read more
Lavender for Cutting and Pot Plants

Thirteen varieties of lavender are now in stock for late spring shipping.

Read more
Lisianthus Tips & Tricks for Northern Growers

Fine tune your Lisianthus production with tips learned from the world's top seed breeders.

Read more
Perennials for Spring Planting

Digitalis, Aquilegia, Baptisia & more are still in stock for spring shipping.

Read more
Watch: Learning Lisianthus with Farmer Bailey

Ready to level up your growing skills this year? Tune in to Bailey's free Lisianthus class.

Read more
Last Call for TC Statice & Gerbera

Order before December 31 for spring delivery of Tissue Culture Statice and Gerberas.

Read more
Embracing the Gerbera

New varieties Pomponi, Mini & Fireworx are inspiring designers.

Read more
Meet Matilda

Ptilotus 'Matilda' is a heat-loving, drought tolerant plant with a unique look.

Read more
Register for Learning Lisianthus with Farmer Bailey

Learn Lisianthus with Farmer Bailey in this free, live Zoom class on November 21.

Read more
What is Plant Tissue Culture?

Tissue culture propagated plugs yield bigger, taller, fuller flowered, and FAR more productive plants than seed-grown strains. 

Read more
Growing Flowers for Drying with Morey Hill Farm

Learn how Morey Hill Farm use wholesale dried flowers to bridge a gap in their sales year and serve creative customers.

Read more
How to Plant and Grow Lisianthus for Cut Flowers

Everything you need to know about growing lisianthus from plugs

Read more
Why Order Plugs?

Are plugs an expensive shortcut or an important input for a successful flower farm?

Read more
32 cell Perennials

Everything you need to know about our new perennial program.

Read more