Daily Farm Updates Thursday, July 29, 2021

Sunflower Meadow

When in bloom, admission includes a hayride to and stroll through our Sunflower Meadow! Once there, pick out a bucket and cut some blooms!

The sun has set on our 2020 Sunflower Meadow. See you next year!   



Seasonal Sunflowers

Sunflowers are back at Center Grove Orchard! Admission to the Sunflower Meadow for viewing and taking photos is included in general Farmyard admission. Professional photographers, please review the information below. Sunflowers are expected to bloom from early August through late September/early October and can be visited during the orchard’s daily operating hours between 9 AM – 7 PM.

Get lost in the field of flowers and pick your favorite blooms, or purchase a fresh cut bouquet at the Country Store!

  • 1 Sunflower: $2.95
  • 3 Sunflowers: $7.50
  • 6 Sunflowers: $11.95
  • 12 Sunflowers: $17.95
  • Small Bucket (as many as you can fit!): $19.95
  • Medium Bucket (as many as you can fit!): $24.95
  • Large Bucket (as many as you can fit!): $29.95

Sunflower Photography Policy

Regular admission to the Farmyard will include access to view and take photos in the Sunflower Meadow. Sunflowers may be picked at the price per stem listed above. If you wish to take professional photos or work with a professional photographer or with professional equipment, please review our professional photography policy.

If you have questions after reviewing the policy, please email our team at [email protected] or call us at 515-383-4354.

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