Lectures & Events

Calendar of Events

Each year, White Flower Farm hosts a series of lectures and special programs featuring staff members and well-known horticulturalists. You'll have fun learning, talking with White Flower Farm staff, touring our display gardens, shopping from a special selection of plants, and visiting scenic northwestern Connecticut. All talks are held rain or shine at our retail store on Route 63 in Morris, CT. Lectures and workshops start at 10 a.m., unless otherwise noted. Registration requests and fees are noted next to each event.

Due to Covid-19 safety protocols, all events will take place outdoors or in an open air greenhouse with the number of participants limited. With the continuing goal of keeping all our customers and staff safe, we ask that state-recommended Covid protocols be followed when visiting the farm. This includes wearing a mask when visiting the retail shopping area or attending an event and maintaining a distance of at least 6 feet from fellow customers and employees. Thank you for your cooperation.

Street Address: 167 Litchfield Road, Morris, CT 06763

Location: On Route 63, 3.5 miles south of the center of Litchfield, CT

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Saturday, June 12 - 10:00 a.m. SOLD OUT - Roses Made Easy, Talk & Rose Garden Tour
<strong>Saturday, June 12 - 10:00 a.m.</strong> SOLD OUT - Roses Made Easy, Talk & Rose Garden Tour

We are keen to share the success of our Rose Garden, which showcases a wide variety of Roses along with companion perennials. Customers have marveled at the beauty of the colorful combinations, the discovery of new Rose selections, and the soothing nature of a relaxing walk through the garden. Join head gardener Cheryl Whalen to learn about the design behind the garden, the characteristics of certain Roses, and tips on how to plant and care for these beloved shrubs in your own home landscape. This event is free and will be held outdoors with adequate social distancing.

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, attendance is limited to only 24 participants. Registration required. The event will be held rain or shine.

Saturday, June 26 - 10:00 a.m. SOLD OUT - Hydrangeas Demystified, Talk
<strong>Saturday, June 26 - 10:00 a.m.</strong> SOLD OUT - Hydrangeas Demystified, Talk

No other group of flowering shrubs has created as much buzz and excitement recently as Hydrangeas. But with such a wide array of types and varieties in the marketplace, we’d like to offer you tips and assistance in choosing the right Hydrangea for your garden. Gather outside with store manager Tom Bodnar, and enjoy a stroll around our display gardens to learn about new breeding successes, how to prune different types of Hydrangea, and best practices for planting and caring for these shrubs in your yard. Whether you grow Hydrangeas for long-blooming color from summer to fall or for cutting blossoms (fresh or dried) to create effortless bouquets, you’ll walk away with a better understanding of this fun and useful garden plant. This event is free and will be held outdoors.

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, attendance is limited to 35 participants. Registration required. The event will be held rain or shine.

July SOLD OUT - Yoga in the Garden
<strong>July </strong> SOLD OUT - Yoga in the Garden

Join us for a 4-week yoga course taught by a certified instructor and set amid our beautiful display gardens. In these troubling times, this course is a great way to rejuvenate body and spirit while finding a soothing and calming inner balance. The course is open to all levels. You’ll have fun, come away relaxed, and enjoy the serenity of exercising outdoors amid beautiful flowering plants. Check back, specific details to follow!