Valentine’s Day Hoorah

This year we are having our first flower pop-up a month early beginning on February 13th. We are kicking off our 2020 flower season at the same location we began and ended our season last year: The Mad Priest! We will be bringing our beautiful anemones and local greenery as well as ranunculus, tulips, waxflower, stock, and more flowers ethically sourced from US farms. On February 14th, we will be beginning our day at Bluegrass Grill (8:30AM-12:30PM) and from 1:00-5:00PM we will be set up…

The Common General | Grand Opening

The Common General is OFFICIALLY OPENING on Saturday, July 13th. We have been invited to set up with the Blumenwagen along with many other AMAZING vendors listed below! This event will be family friendly and starts at 11:00AM and ends at 3:00PM. We would love to see you guys! We will be bringing flowers all lovingly grown from our farm on Signal Mountain. Right now we have dahlias (in limited supply!), lisianthus, celosia, zinnias, gomphrena, calendula, honeysuckle, eleagnus, snapdragons, mint, strawflower, lilies, hydrangeas and some…

Nightfall Concert Series

A couple of weeks ago we had the pleasure of popping up for our first time at Nightfall’s Art Market! It is held at Miller Park right next to Miller Plaza on 850 Market Street in Chattanooga. Nightfall is a super fun event with FREE live music almost every Friday and many great vendors. It is one of my favorite downtown events! The Blumenwagen will be popped up selling flowers so come and say hi to us! Or to see Sake (: Here are some…

Early Spring Flowers

This post is to run down the flowers we are able to offer at the beginning of the season. Because of our hoop-house, we are able to have blooms as early as February, and sometimes as early as January! Our first blooms to blossom are narcissus (daffodils), hellebores (lenton roses), tulips, anemones, and ranunculus. We have began our flower season by having delivery days to downtown Chattanooga and on Signal Mountain. Pictures below are what is offered.

Blumenwagen

Chattanooga’s first flower truck! Meet the Blumenwagen! Which literally translates to “Flower Wagen” in German. Our flower wagen is a 1978 Mercedes T2 608d van. It has a lumbering slow and unstoppable 3.8L naturally aspirated diesel 4-cylinder engine mated to a 5-speed manual transmission driving the rear wheels. It is roughly the same size and weight as a modern one-ton pickup truck but a much smaller turning radius. The van began life like many others at Mercedes, but went to another company called Rosenbauer just…