Willow Oak Flower & Herb Farm

About Us
Classes & Events
Drying Barn
Nature Trail
English Cream Teas
Easter Egg Hunt
Fairy Festival
North Pole Walk
Holiday Arrangements
Landscape Design
Roses and Cut Flowers
Funeral Arrangements
Handmade Wreaths
Hours and Directions

Class and Event Calendar 2014

Payment is your reservation.
Please RSVP by calling 410-551-2237 or emailing contact@willowoakherbs.com

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Summer English Cream Tea - Saturday September 6th, 12:00pm-2:00pm
Relax & enjoy a delightful tea prepared by the Elkridge Furnace Inn. Served in our decorated garden cabin or gazebo by the pond. Take home a seasonal favor. $25 per person

Sleepy Time Class - Thursday September 11th, 6:30-8:30pm
Learn which herbs promote a healthy night's sleep. Make an herbal sleepy tea & an aromatic sleep pillow. $30

Fresh Herb Wreath - Saturday September 13th, 10:00am-12:00pm
One of the delights of growing herbs is to fashion a fresh wreath of fragrant herbs. Calming & Satisfying; it can be hung in your kitchen to dry and use for chemical free cooking. 10" wreath. $30

Food as Medicine with Herbs - Saturday September 27th, 10:00am-12:00pm
Learn how to use 8 herbs in your cooking and understand their medicinal properties. Take home each herb & a recipe as we make one dish as a class. $40

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Herbal Harvest - Saturday October 4th, 10:00am-12:00pm
Our freshly harvested & dried herbs are ready to be made into teas, seasonings, & rubs. Make 3 different teas & 1 seasoning & 1 rub. $30

Fall English Cream Tea - Saturday October 11th, 12:00pm-2:00pm
Relax & enjoy a delightful tea prepared by the Elkridge Furnace Inn. Served in our decorated garden cabin or gazebo by the pond. Take home a seasonal favor. $25 per person

3rd Annual Fall Harvest Day - Saturday October 18th, 12:00pm-4:00pm
Celebrate our 34th year! Enjoy cider & fall treats as you picnic by the pond. Hayrides & Homemade Donuts free! Pumpkin patch. From 3-4pm take a wicked witches poisonous plant tour. Free for all! 15% off all plants!

Fall Harvest Wreath - Saturday October 25th, 10:00am-1:00pm
Make a beautiful, colorful aromatic wreath with freshly harvested everlastings. Blend natural colors from lavender, amaranth, celosia, & many more. Choose from assorted colors. $55

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Thanksgiving English Cream Tea - Saturday November 8th, 12:00pm-2:00pm
Relax & enjoy a delightful tea prepared by the Elkridge Furnace Inn. Served in our decorated garden cabin or gazebo by the pond. Take home a seasonal favor. $25 per person

Christmas Preview Party - Friday November 21st, 6:00pm-9:00pm
Dress up and start the season with our evening Christmas Party. Our Winter Wonderland sparkles by night. Come fill yourself with Christmas spirit, herbal appetizers & warm drink. Decorations adorn, capture the warmth of the season through our natural decorations. Please call for reservations & receive a gift also, enter to win a grand prize for the evening.

Christmas Open House - Saturday November 22nd, 10:00am-6:00pm & Sunday November 23rd 12:00pm-4:00pm
Come visit our Winter Wonderland. Aromatic fresh cut greens; herbs from our gardens & our luscious potpourri evoke the scents of the holiday season. Let us make your home fragrant with wreaths, kissing balls, herbal gifts & glittery ornaments from the North Pole. Lovely handcrafted ornaments artistically made from nature's gifts, hang from our themed trees. Start a tradition with folk-art vintage ornaments. Great for collectors. Sample spiced punch, teas, herbal foods & cookies. Door prizes all day & festive music. Enjoy live violin & guitar.

Walking in a Christmas Wonderland - November 29th-December 20th. Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays 4:30pm-7:00pm
With the aid of magical fairy dust, you and your family can go on a self-guided walk to the North Pole, through the forest of Candy Canes and more, to see Santa's Ice Palace where the elves are busy at work. Walk through our gardens with lighted scenes of Christmas. See the flower fairies decorate the gazebo, Gingerbread house, Forest Animal Christmas Party, Nativity & lit gardens. New scenes added each year. Hot chocolate & Cookies await you at the barn. Rumor has it that Santa will be visiting the Garden Cabin on Fridays & Saturdays. $7 adults, $5 children

Symbolic Christmas Wreath - Saturday November 29th, 10:00am-12:00pm
Make a 10" dried Christmas wreath that contains symbolic, fragrant herbs: silver king, sage, rosemary, thyme & lavender. Accented with gilded holly, red roses, celosia & berries. Lasts many years. $35
Evergreen Wreath Workshop - Saturday November 29th, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Use a variety of evergreen boughs & berries from our gardens to weave a festive fresh 18" - 20" wreath for your door. Including many varieties of pines, hollies, cedars, junipers and winterberries. $30

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Christmas Porch Arrangement - Tuesday December 2nd, 6:30pm - 8:30pm Great visitors with a showy arrangement. Bring your own planter (~10" by ~2' tall) and fill it with fresh greens, holly, snowy hydrangeas and branches. Add extra lit snowy branches optionally. $25

Williamsburg Day: Old Fashioned Wreath - Saturday December 6th 10:00am-12:00pm
Fashion a traditional wreath inspired by Colonial Williamsburg with our local magnolia leaves and evergreens, faux fruit, pinecones and berries. $55 or all 4 for $140

Williamsburg Day: Apple Topiary Centerpiece - Saturday December 6th 12:00pm-2:00pm
Make a topiary Christmas tree centerpiece (6" x 17") to accompany your Williamsburg theme. Boxwood and faux apples make this a festive centerpiece. $40 or all 4 for $140

Williamsburg Day: Mantelpiece Arrangement - Saturday December 6th 3:00pm-5:00pm
Create a beautiful focal point for you mantle or occasional table made of various hollies and evergreens, lady apples, pomanders, pinecones and berries $20 or all 4 for $140

Williamsburg Day: Floral Mintcup - Saturday December 6th 5:00pm-6:00pm
Finish the day with a traditional mintcup arrangement with pinecones and fruit, dried pods, cinnamon sticks and nuts, perfect for a small table or bathroom. $20 or all 4 for $140

Holly Basket - Monday December 8th, 6:30pm-8:30pm
Festoon a Christmas basket with many varieties of symbolic holly, clustered with red berries. These unusual hollies grow in our gardens. Accent with snowy white mums. Stunning. $30

Christmas English Cream Tea - Tuesday December 9th, 6:30pm-8:30pm
Relax & enjoy a delightful tea prepared by the Elkridge Furnace Inn. Served in our decorated garden cabin, this evening tea by candle light includes a lecture on the symbolic plants of Christmas. Take home a seasonal favor. $25

Christmas Ornaments - Saturday December 13th 10:00am-1:00pm
Make something to cherish with friends, family, or children. Make 3 ornaments inspired by nature. $30
Aromatic Candle Rings - Tuesday December 16th 6:30pm-8:30pm
Fashion two fragrant holiday rings for you taper candle holders with lovely juniper, cypress, fir & cedar, cut fresh from our gardens. Holly Berries and pinecones make this special (candles included) $40

Fresh Flower Christmas Arrangement - Saturday December 20th 10:00am-12:00pm
Stunning Arrangement for your table. Red & white roses, white & green mums, lilies, spray roses, fresh greens & carnations. $50

January 2015
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In Offense of Colds and Flus - Saturday January 17th 2015, 10:00am-12:00pm
Prevent the wave of colds and flu that is passed around this time of year. Learn about different Herbs that strengthen your immune system and make a tea that is good for fighting off illness. $25

February 2015
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Sweets for Your Sweetheart - Saturday February 7th 2015, 10:00am-1:00pm
Learn how to create your own box of delicious chocolate truffles with organic rose and chocolate. Create a special keepsake box decorated with natural materials and dried flowers. $40

Valentine's Day English Cream Tea - Saturday February 7th, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Relax & enjoy a delightful tea prepared by the Elkridge Furnace Inn. Served in our decorated garden cabin or gazebo by the pond. Take home a seasonal favor. $25 per person

Willow Oak Flower and Herb Farm
8109 Telegraph Road Severn, MD 21144