Flower U-Pick Orchards in Western Connecticut in 2023, by county
Below are the U-Pick orchards and farms for flowers that we know of in this area. Not all areas of any state, nor even every state, have flowers orchards that are open to the public. If you know of any others, please tell us using the add a farm form!
- Warrups Farm - Vegetables, salad greens, garlic, herbs, flowers, peaches, pumpkins, maple syrup
51 John Read Road, West Redding, CT 6896. Phone: (203) 938-9403. Email: email@example.com. Open: Tuesday - Sunday 10 am to 6 pm, July - October. Click here for a map and directions. . . Farm stand open Our family farm is protected by a conservation easement guaranteeing this farmland will never be developed. Please call to see what is available.
- Bunnell Farm - PYO flowers, Pumpkins, hayrides, corn maze, tractor pulled hayrides
498 Maple Street, Litchfield, CT 6759. Phone: (860) 567-9576. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Click here for a map and directions.
Bunnell Farm Facebook page. . PYO pumpkins, horse and tractor drawn hayrides (in the Fall), visit the farm animals and the corn maze. Facebook page.
- Freund's Farm Market - - pumpkins, raspberries, flowers
324 Norfolk Road, East Canaan, CT 6024. Phone: (860) 824-0650. Email: email@example.com. Open: pyo raspberries in August and pyo cut flowers in July and August. Click here for a map and directions. . Fax: . Contact form on their website. Or direct . Farm Market and Garden Center featuring seasonal fruits and vegetables, locally produced eggs, maple syrup & honey. Bakery & Ice Cream Scoop Shop on premises, plus 1,000's of plants and composted manure. Scheduled school tours for PYO pumpkins & popcorn.
Flower Picking Tips, and Information
Farms that offer U-pick or pick-your-own flowers are becoming more common.
Once picked, quickly get the stems into water
Get them out of the hot sun after picking to increase shelf life. Cool shade is best.
Re-cut stems while underwater - once you get home. Making a fresh cut, while the cut end is submerged helps the stem to take up water and avoid a