Florists in Chadds Ford, PA
Find local Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania florists below that deliver beautiful flowers to residences, business, funeral homes and hospitals in Chadds Ford and surrounding areas. Choose from roses, lilies, tulips, orchids, carnations and more from the variety of flower arrangements in a vase, container or basket. Place your flower delivery order online of call.
Chadds Ford Flower Shops
1609 Baltimore Pike Bldg.600
Chadds Ford, PA 19317
Chadds Ford PA News
Jun 8, 2017
A Man and His Flowers
CHADDS FORD, Pa. — Marketing a beautiful flower is not hard, according to Chadds Ford peony farmer Richard Currie, who grows 200 varieties of peonies on 120 acres divided between five East Coast locations.“Everybody loves peonies. You just have to show it to them and they say ‘Ooooh, I want to buy that!’” Currie said. But getting the price you need to make flower farming profitable is another story.Like any crop, flowers are affected by weather variabilities, harvesting and handling. Factors like technology, labor availability and competition also play a big role. Even the price of oil can make a mark on the flower industry. In fact, that is how Currie began his flower-growing career decades ago.Currie, who was born in Zimbabwe, came to the U.S. at age 29 and worked in Houston in the oil industry. With the oil crisis of the 1970s, he said, many U.S. flower growers went out of business because they couldn’t heat their greenhouses and stay profitable. This provided an opening in the flow... (Lancaster Farming)Dec 8, 2016
What To Do: Holiday season kicks off with fun events
A Brandywine Christmas”, which runs from November 25-January 8 at the Brandywine River Museum (Route 1, Chadds Ford 610-388-2700, www.brandywinemuseum.org), is an annual event that is fun for the entire family.
The museum’s ever-popular “critter” ornaments will be used to decorate holiday trees, wreaths and diorama settings throughout the museum. The intricately designed ornaments are made from all-natural materials by museum volunteers and have found homes on trees at the White House and the Smithsonian Institution.
The well-attended annual “Critter Sale” is scheduled for December 1-4 from 5-9 on December 1 and 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. from December 2-4.
“A Brandywine Christmas” also features an extensive O-gauge model. Five moving trains operate at all times and include a 60-car freight train win... (The Times of Chester County)Jan 8, 2016
What to Do? Wine tastings, Comic-Con, Home Show, paranormal & more!
Participating in the “Wine, Cheese & Honey Pairings at Penns Woods” at Penns Wood Winery (124 Beaver Valley Road, Chadds Ford, 610-459-0808, http://www.pennswoodsevents.com) is a good incentive to take a drive instead of watching TV.
Penns Woods Winery is joining forces with local cheese makers and local honey artisans to present exclusive pairings of wine, cheese and honey. The tastings will feature five premium Penns Woods wines, each paired with various cheeses and honey from local farms.
The mouth-watering tastings will be held every weekend in January from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. on Saturdays and 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. on Sundays. As an added attraction, live music will be performed on January 9, 16, 23 and 30 from 2-5 p.m. each day.
Wine, cheese and honey pairings at Penns Woods Winery, Chadds Ford.
Tickets cost $28 per person in advance and reservations are required. Cancellations must be made within 72 hours or ticket holders will be charged the full amount of the tasting. Reservations are made and kept on the hour.
On three special nights in January, the Chaddsford Winery (632 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford, 610-388-6221, http://www.chaddsford.com) will present “Murder Mystery Nights.” The dates are January 8, 21 and 22 at 6:30 p.m. each night.
Participants, who are encouraged to dress the part in their favori... (The Unionville Times)