Spend The Afternoon At This U-Pick Flower Farm In Iowa That Has More Than 10,000 Blooms

Who doesn’t love fresh flowers in the house? If you’re anything like me, though, growing a cutting garden would be quite a challenge. Luckily, thanks to Miss Effie’s Country Flowers in the Quad Cities area, you can enjoy fresh flowers in Iowa all season long — and you can pick them yourself!

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You can visit Miss Effie’s Country Flowers Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m, and from noon to 3 p.m. on Sundays. The farm is located at 27387 130th Ave., Donahue, IA 52746, and they also sell farm fresh eggs along with local art, honey, and more.

If you can’t get enough of stunning blooms this season, plan a trip to The Secret Garden In Iowa You’re Guaranteed To Love.