What is the best day to buy flowers?

Most flower shops restock on Monday mornings That’s the time to place an order. Fridays and Saturdays are good days to ask what’s on special.

Can anyone go to the Sydney Flower Market?

Sydney Flower Market is Australia’s largest flower market for fresh cut flowers. The diverse group of growers at the Sydney Flower Market primarily supply florists in the Sydney area, regional NSW and the ACT, but the market is also open to the general public.

What flowers are in season Sydney?

In Season Flowers

Gladioli white / cream, green, red, orange, yellow, pink January – December
Hyacinth white / cream, yellow, purple, pink June – September
Hydrangea white / cream, blue, green, yellow, purple, pink November – April
Iris white / cream, blue, purple January – December

Is Sydney markets open to the public?

Sydney Produce Market has no public access between Monday to Friday. To enter you must be a commercial buyer with a valid ABN and register for a buyers GTA entry pass. Sydney Flower Market public access hours are 6am to 11am Monday to Friday and 5am to 11am Saturdays. Registered buyers will have access from 5am.

What day were the most flowers sold?

August 17th, 1977
August 17th, 1977, the day after “the King of Rock and Roll” died, set the record for most flowers sold in the US on a single day. According to then-Associated Press reporter Mark Knoller, who covered Elvis Presley’s funeral in Memphis, the grounds of the Forest Hill Cemetery were a “sea of flowers.”

Where Do florists get their flowers Australia?

Key points: Australia imports the majority of its cut flowers, many from Kenya, Colombia and Ecuador.

What day is Paddy’s market open?

Paddy’s Markets Haymarket is open Wednesday to Sunday 10am to 6pm.

What flowers are in season by month?

Seasonal Demand

Agapanthus Available April-November
Amaryllis Available January-March, November-December
Anemones – Summer Available March-September
Anemones – Winter Available January-May, November-December
Anthurium Available All Year

What flowers are in bloom in January?


  • Winter Jasmine.
  • Algerian Iris.
  • Winter Aconite.
  • Witch Hazel.
  • Crocus.
  • Contorta.
  • Cornelian Cherry.
  • Amaryllis – indoors.

Who owns Sydney markets?

The NSW Government transfers ownership of Sydney Markets from the Sydney Market Authority to Sydney Markets Limited a newly formed, industry-owned company. Sydney Markets celebrates 25 years of trade at Flemington. Sydney Markets Limited purchases the Flemington site and infrastructure from the NSW Government.

What is the biggest holiday for florists?

In total, Christmas and Hanukkah account for the most flower gifts all year. Nearly 30 percent of adults in the U.S. purchase flowers or plants to give to others on these holidays, while many also pick up blooms for themselves, the news outlet reports.

What is the Sydney Flower Market?

The Sydney Flower Market has been a part of Sydney’s market tradition since the First Fleet. The first market was set up on a site that now houses the Maritime Gallery, before moving to The Rocks and then to a more permanent site at the Queen Victoria Building in George St, Sydney.

Where are the flower production centres in Australia?

Other production centres include the coastal strip from north coast right down to the far south coast, the Southern Highlands and inland area around Mildura. In the Sydney region, the climate enables a wide range of flower crops to be grown.

How can I purchase Australian grown and imported flowers in bulk?

If you’re looking to purchase Australian grown and imported flowers in bulk please send us through your wholesale enquiry and we can provide you with a quote for most flower varieties.

Why shop at flower HQ?

Enjoy free parking and coffee while you select from our extensive range of farm-fresh flowers, foliage and plants. Shopping with us is easy. Simply apply for Flower HQ membership, then shop with us online, by phone or in person.