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Hosts of the Flower Files Podcast together: Amber, Lizzy & Liza

Resources, Stories, and
Behind the Scenes Goodness
for anyone who loves flowers.

Welcome to the vibrant world of Wildly Native Flower Farm! Our blog is a treasure trove of resources, tips, and behind-the-scenes glimpses of life as a flower farmer awaits you.

Explore insightful articles that offer expert advice, discover handy tips for nurturing your own botanical haven, and delve into the captivating stories behind the scenes of our flower farm.  Join us on this journey as we celebrate the beauty of flower farming and share the joy of cultivating a connection with the natural world.

Popular Posts

A Candle Catalog: Wedding Reception & Events, How To!

Review what could go good, wrong, up or down regarding candles for a wedding reception. This will include information regarding venue rules, tapers, floating candles, combos, burn time, and what to do with them after your magical event! This is your guide for your wedding reception or events, we are here for your design, and how to tie it in simply with the light of a flame!

mini frame blue and white preserved flower frame

Wedding Bouquet Preservation: What to Do Next

So you’ve had your big day, bouquets are picked, corsages are counted, boutonnieres are matched to suit colors, table counts are complete. Now your flowers are sitting in their vase full of water (or out which isn’t good), now what? We have made a list of ideas, thoughts and guidance on wedding bouquet preservation. For those who want a forever keepsake of their bouquet. We’ve seen resin, pressed and floating frames, coffee tables, ornaments, you name it we have seen it.

cascading bouquet with gold and blue colors

Our Guide to Wedding Day Of Logistics

We have talked about your vision, you know your pieces are all coming together, and at this point you are waiting for final counts from RSVP’s for sure. I mean really?! Why don’t some people just RESPOND already!!! Here, we are going to talk about your big day of wedding logistics from top to bottom.

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Real Weddings

Read behind the scenes and see some gorgeous photos from our past weddings here!

Recent Posts

Dressing Dreams and the Art of Bridal Fashion

Dressing Dreams and the Art of Bridal Fashion

“A lot of brides, they come in with Pinterest boards full of gowns, full of accessories that they have envisioned in their mind for their day. I would say eight out of 10 times a bride does go with something like, really different.” - Mackenzie Embarking on a journey...

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Florals for Spring? Groundbreaking.

Florals for Spring? Groundbreaking.

Hopefully at least a few of you recognize that line from the movie The Devil Wears Prada, but here on the flower farm we love a good floral no matter the season!! It's kind of our thing, after all. And nothing says spring wedding *quite* as well as a soft pastel color...

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Enhancing Ambiance: Creative Ways to Use Candles

Enhancing Ambiance: Creative Ways to Use Candles

Ever wondered how the soft flicker of a candle could transform an event from simple to spectacular? That's exactly what we're unpacking today as we navigate through the enchanting world of candles in event planning. We delve into the allure of different candle types,...

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Tales from Tidewater Inn

Tales from Tidewater Inn

Ever find yourself biting your tongue at the glossy perfection of social media event showcases? Well, not on my watch. Settle in as Liza, your seasoned florist confidante, whisk you away to the charming Tidewater Inn for a wedding that's as real as it gets. No...

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Events with Greenery: Garden Dreams to Lush Scenes

Events with Greenery: Garden Dreams to Lush Scenes

“But when we have to flex and do something last minute and make a flip, and hey, we had to change our entrance to the tent because of weather, and now we're gonna be here.” - Liza When it comes to event planning, the power of greenery in transforming a space cannot be...

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Autumn Wedding Flowers at the Wylder Hotel

Autumn Wedding Flowers at the Wylder Hotel

A late November wedding on the waterfront of the Wylder Hotel on Tilghman Island was the *perfect* way to finish out our wedding season that year. The bridesmaids wore furs to keep out the wind, there were extra personal touches at every turn, and the indoor reception...

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Saying I Do to DIY Wedding Flowers

Saying I Do to DIY Wedding Flowers

We get it - we’re not the only ones out there with a creative eye and a love of flowers!! We’ve had lots of couples over the years ask us about DIY wedding flowers, and we’ve always been happy to supply the blooms.  After all, flowers are the fun part!! Whether you’re...

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