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Crop Report - 15th October 2021

Crop Report

Crop Report - 15th October 2021

THANK YOU so much for all your votes for the BFA Awards - WE MADE THE FINALS!! Evolve is in the final 10 for the Local Wholesaler of the Year Category! We have had a challenging year for sure! (who hasn't!?) This is just the lift we need to keep Team Evolve going in the run up to the peaks! We are so grateful for your votes! I'm looking forward to seeing some of you in person this weekend at the Good Florist Guide Event. Also at the end of October at BFA Awards and Vision Conference where I am...

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Crop Report - 08th October 2021

Crop Report

Crop Report - 08th October 2021

Our personality pumpkins are flying off the shelves! These cheerful 'pocket-money-pick-ups' are just what consumers need on dull days to cheer them up :) Time to move lots of dried flowers mixed in with fresh, in kits and as straight bunches. Do get in touch if you would like the bulk box prices.   NEW! Rose hips  Time to get the cats back in! Autumn wildlife starts to appear almost the same week as Rose hips - Every year! MOSS! Fresh from Norfolk please order early as this is bulky - it comes in fresh to us every week - 3 bags...

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Crop Report - 01st October 2021

Crop Report

Crop Report - 01st October 2021

October is Here! Brrr chilly !! It's a blustery day here with leaves and conkers  starting to fall. Some of Team Evolve are already in four layers of clothing and  got their woolly hats on! The best way to keep out the cold is to wear a scarf andmake up a hum :) (said Winnie the Pooh)  How nature cheers us up - already there's spring bulbs starting to shoot, despite the Tulip bulbs for next season still not being in the trays as yet. Early Daffodils have been planted and... scented Narcissi have arrived!!  NEW! Narcissi fresh from the Scilly Isles  Super scented Paperwhites and Scented Narcissi! It seems earlier every  year however on schedule - give or take a week!   Oh my Gourd! It's pumpkin time again! box offers on mixed white Casperita and orange mini Jill-be-little for your tablescapes and mixed squash to decorate with dried! Football sized pumpkins from a new grower - the ideal size for workshops and pumpkin parties :) We have now added another bulk box of 40 Gourds - 9kgs! Dried Flowers Plenty of dried flowers to go at - please see the volume list if looking for quantity. NEW! Snowberries Snowberries are ready to be squished all over the...

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Crop Report - 24th September 2021

Crop Report

Crop Report - 24th September 2021

  Autumn is definitely here now. Yesterday was the Autumn Equinox where since the beginning of time civilisations have celebrated the equal length of both day and night and gratitude for the harvest. As we move into a new season it is a perfect time to stop, celebrate and take stock of our lives. We also review the growing and supply season around this time and our British growers are amidst the planning stages for 2022. Some crops will be scrapped and some increased. Some of the products have finished early; Asters for example, this is due to high demand...

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Crop Report - 17th September 2021

Crop Report

Crop Report - 17th September 2021

  Are we early for Christmas and late for Autumn? It seems time is running so swiftly! Evolution is happening at pace - I wouldn't even be surprised if a Pterodactyl flew over after hearing that Woolly Mammoths are being genetically engineered?!? This week is National Recycling Week September 20, 2021 - September 26, 2021 Recycle Week encourages people to recycle more through advertising campaigns and partnerships with big companies and well-known brands. In 2021, Recycle Week will run from 20th to 26th September. The theme for this year is 'Step It Up this Recycle Week'.This is an ideal time...

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