Whether you want to pick your own or pick them up as a whole, there are plenty of greenhouses, community gardens, and even select brick-and-mortar operations that make a tremendous, blooming bouquet or a potted staple in your space. Here are a few garden-fresh havens in the Pittsburgh area that make a dreamy vibe come to life.
Abloom with curated creativity and a love of flowers derived from family dreams and traditions, The Farmer’s Daughter Flowers, located on the North Side, has everything you need. They have some eye-catching items you may not need but definitely want now. Treat yourself to an affordable petite bouquet or gift price-and-occasion-leveled options on their website.
They also do weddings and events, as well as host fun and whimsical workshops that are bound for a good time. Be sure to check out their brilliant, color-infused flower combos by shopping in-store or online. We highly suggest stopping in the store for a kaleidoscope of flowers, planted beauties, fashionable trinkets, household décor pieces, giftable items, and more!
Tended since 1990 in Valencia, PA, Pisarcik Flower Farm has more than 100 varieties of blooms and greenery across a combined 20 acres and eight greenhouses each year. Their seedlings grow into awakening pieces of mother’s nature art. Stop by their flower shop to absorb the vibrant and fragrant beauties that are hand-grown in Pennsylvania.
These beautiful flowers are also available at some farmer’s markets and these local shops: Soergel’s Orchard, Adesso Café, Mediterra Café (in Lawrenceville, Mount Lebanon, and Sewickley!), Market Street Grocery in Market Square, Bloom Café at Quality Gardens, Dave’s Country Meats, and Harvie. Whew! They are blooming everywhere.
Plus don’t wait to check out their workshops — they fill up quickly! *Note: Pisarcik Flower Farm cannot offer pick-your-own flowers at the farm at this time, but feel free to visit their greenhouses and floral studio during normal business hours, or stop by the local purveyors as mentioned above.
Providing inspiration and rejuvenation of flowers for more than 20 years, Roxanne’s Dried Flowers is a one-stop shop for natural gifts, garden essentials, and uniquely selected dried flowers and plants that serve as long-lasting decor in your space. This iconic Pittsburgh shop has everything you need to give you a warm-weather refresh.
Be sure to check out affordable options of ready-made bouquets, newly added curations, and wedding styles online. Or stop in the Strip to explore the welcoming store with ease! You’ll always find something treasured from season to season.
Want to take a scenic drive out to Trax Farms to explore their greenhouse or garden shop — say less! Adventure throughout the farm to add annuals, perennials, and potted plants that make the perfect, delightful statement to any home taste. The farm also takes pride in offering everything you need for your own upkeep on your flower bed from cheery, colorful pots, to flowering tools and more.
Stay up-to-date on upcoming plant sales by following @TraxFarms on Instagram. See you at the farm!This content was provided by a local, independent contributor to Made in PGH, a lifestyle blog.