5 tips for flower foraging in Birmingham: Q&A with Holly Carlisle of Rosegolden Flowers

Holly Carlisle (R) with a golf cart of cut blooms before leading her Essentially Seasonal Design Series with Friends of the Birmingham Botanical Gardens last fall. Photo via T Scott Carlisle

There’s nothing quite like having a bouquet of fresh flowers in your home. And instead of grabbing your next set of blooms from Trader Joe’s, why not go foraging for flowers in your neighborhood? We caught up with Holly Carlisle, the floral designer and artist behind RØSEGOLDEN in Avondale—also an avid flower forager—to get her tips on foraging for flowers in Birmingham.

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PHOTOS: 30+ local florists joined forces to create floral memorial at Rotary Trail

Bringing the magic to the Magic City. Photo via Matthew Niblett for Bham Now

Today, more than 30 local florists from Birmingham and the surrounding area came together to create a floral memorial in front of the Rotary Trail sign. Keep reading for a little inspiration, and make sure to stop by this weekend to see it for yourself.

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