Our Blog

  • All
  • Austin TX
  • Blog
  • Farm News
  • Flower Festival
  • Gardening
  • Pumpkin Patch
All
  • All
  • Austin TX
  • Blog
  • Farm News
  • Flower Festival
  • Gardening
  • Pumpkin Patch
Austin Spring Festival Flower Entrance Sign

Opening Weekend Put the Spring in Our Step!

One weekend down, six to go! Opening weekend at the Austin Spring Festival was a blast. We loved having visitors on the farm again, and it was a thrill to share what we’ve been working on over the winter. Here’s a quick highlight reel of last weekend’s fun, and a …

Read More →
Red Zinia

All the Fun at the Austin Spring Festival Opening Weekend – April 17th & 18th, 2021

The Austin Spring Festival is almost here! April 17th and 18th will be the first time we’ve had visitors on the farm since the Fall Festival & Pumpkin Patch, and we’re looking forward to welcoming you all back.  With Texas opening back up and the warm spring weather upon us, …

Read More →
Children in the Garden Watering a Plant

When to Plant Vegetables in Central Texas

Deciding when to plant your veggies in Central Texas can be a delicate dance! While we don’t get frigid winters like our northern neighbors, just one freeze can be enough to kill tender shoots and leaves. But if we wait too long, those same delicate plants will get scorched by …

Read More →

The BHF Guide to Keeping Your Cut Flowers Fresh

Whether you’re cutting flowers from your garden, picking up a bouquet at the grocery store, or bringing home some zinnias and sunflowers from the Austin Spring Festival at Barton Hill Farms, you’ll want to keep those blooms looking beautiful for as long as possible. With a few simple tricks, you …

Read More →