After a long, cold start to spring — there's a little flower power in store for your long weekend. A group of local farmers has started a market that's just for flowers. "As with the local food movement, it's to support local growers, to support local agriculture, local farms, and the local economy," said Rosalind Bennett, a local gardener and one of the market's key organizers. The Ottawa Flower Market says it will offer 'sustainable flowers.' (Andrew Foote/CBC)'Meet the growers'Bennett told CBC Radio's Ottawa Morning she hopes Ottawans embrace environmentally sustainable flowers and the people who nurture them.
Source: CBC News May 18, 2019 07:52 UTC