Fresh Cut Flowers
are this week’s Fresh Pick of the Week
from the Certified Farmers’ Market
. Each week, Juan Arriaga,
of Arriaga Farms
, brings in a fresh batch of California-grown cut flowers – direct from the farm to the markets. Choose from sunflowers, lilies, mixed bouquets, and more – all fresh cut and ready for holiday tables.
California's unique climate means that flower growers like Arriaga Farms can produce some of the finest cut flowers in the world – and they can do it all year long. California-grown cut flower growers use the latest technologies to produce and transport their cut flowers to market in the quickest and most efficient way, ensuring that customers always receive fresh, long-lasting products.
Did you know:
The California Cut Flower Commission was formed in 1990 as a State Agency designed specifically to promote and support California Cut Flower Growers. The agency is funded in part by the State’s largest cut flower growers, and in part by a grant from the California Department of Food and Agriculture. It provides a resource for California Cut Flower Growers of all sizes. Activities include educational programs, advocacy, advertising and public relations programs and more.
$ 5 a bunch and up, depending on the variety.
The Certified Farmers Market is sponsored by the Palm Springs Cultural Center. It operates in three locations, and on three different days of the week, as follows:
- On Saturdays in Palm Springs, from 8:00 am to 12:30 pm, adjacent to the Camelot Theatres in the Palm Springs Mall parking lot at 2300 E. Baristo Road at Farrell.
- On Sundays in Old Town La Quinta, from 8:00 am to 12:30 pm, at 78100 Main Street, just a few blocks west of La Quinta City Hall off Calle Tampico.
- On Wednesdays in Palm Desert, from 8:00 am to 12:30 pm, at the Palm Desert Visitor Center, 72-567 Highway 111.
The Palm Springs Cultural Center is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, which was established to encourage the development of the cultural arts in the Coachella Valley with a specific focus in the areas of film, fine art, live performance, dance, music, and community festivals. The Center is dedicated to advancing education, to nurturing community-wide participation in the cultural arts, and to sponsorin