Calla Season



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This week our Northern California farm has been enveloped in what we locals call Fogust. As the name implies, Fogust is a regional weather phenomenon that brings unseasonably foggy days during the month of August. The fog does clear up for a few hours each day but we are left with long, gloomy mornings and chilly evenings that leave you hankering for Fall. With all the grey skies, t...

Royal Season



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With temperatures on the rise and al fresco gatherings at an all time high due to COVID safety protocols, we have found the perfect bloom for your outdoor tablescapes—Royal Lilies. Not only are Royal Lilies incredibly hearty and will hold up just fine underneath the warm sun, they are unscented and wont interfere with your meal or summer wine! This year's long cold winter on our A...

The Moms of Sun Valley



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Mother's Day on the farm is my favorite time of the year! In the weeks leading up to the big day the farm is buzzing around the clock as our team works to get flowers picked, bunched, boxed, and loaded on the truck.   My love for Mother's Day began when I joined the Sun Valley team in April 2017. Starting just before the biggest holiday in floral was quite the crash course into th...
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Happy Earth Day!



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Today marks the 51st annual Earth Day celebration! Since 1970, people all over the world have been banding together to celebrate their love for the environment and sustainable living as well as renew their commitment to being positive stewards of our planet. At Sun Valley, we are committed to using sustainable and environmentally friendly practices to grow our beaut...

Humboldt Gold



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Nestled at the back of our farm is a massive dirt pile we affectionately call "Compost Mountain". This rich, fertile mix of composted Redwood and Douglas Fir bark is what we use to grow our premium cut-flowers.   After countless requests year after year for our soil recipe, we were inspired to package and share this potting mix! Our premium soil is a product of Lane's lifetime com...
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Spring Is In Bloom



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It is Tulip Season and spring is in full bloom on our farm! This year we will grow millions of tulips on our Rainforest Alliance™ Certified farm in Arcata, CA. We grow dozens of different varieties in a range of types—Standards, Doubles, Crispa, and Parrots.   To celebrate spring and our love of tulips we thought it would be fun to share some of our current favorite varieties with ...
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