The warm summer air, your daughter in her favorite twirly dress, and your son dressed in his summer best, begs for a trip to a sunflower field. Some of the best photos of my kids are with that perfect flower backdrop in the peak of summer. You will be surprised at how many places there are locally to enjoy these beautiful flowers!
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Sunflower Farms Near Indy
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7177 E 161st Street, Noblesville
The sunflower experience at Spencer’s is a must do! They offer a huge sunflower field, as well as u-pick sunflowers, to make the perfect bouquet to take home. They also have a produce market, where you can enjoy a changing variety of seasonal produce, fresh and locally grown.
7749 E. 1000 N., Indianapolis
P&D Flower Farm boasts an impressive field of sunflowers to enjoy, and they also sell them for $1 per stem. You can pick a variety of other flowers at the farm, to make the perfect summer bouquet for your home. Your kids will love the U-Pick flower field experience, and learning how to trim and make a bouquet.
5717 N. 300 W., Greenfield
Tuttle Orchard offers a sunflower field, that they have cut a trail through, so you can be totally surrounded by beautiful sunflowers. When you are done checking out the field, they offer fresh sunflowers to purchase, as well as an impressive farm playground called Tractor Town, where your kids can continue to play and explore. Don’t forget to stop at the café for lunch! They have locally sourced meats and produce, as well as the best apple donuts you will ever eat.
19975 Hamilton Boone Road, Sheridan
Stuckey Farm is hosting their annual Sunflower Festival September 5,6, and 7th. Come walk through their 7 acres of sunflowers, boasting over 20 different varieties to enjoy. There is even a forest of Mammoth and Skyscraper sunflowers that grow to be over 15 feet tall! Follow this link to preorder your tickets to this annual event.
5618 S 200 E., Lafeyette
The sunflower fields at Wea Creek Orchard are in full swing by the end of July! They offer a large field to the public, as well as fresh picked stems, and a variety of locally grown produce at the market on property. They host an annual sunflower festival as well! This is the perfect summer day trip, and just a short drive on the northwest side.
Beasley’s Orchard (Closed for the Season)
2304 E Main Street, Danville
Beasley’s Orchard is no stranger to sunflowers, as they host an impressive sunflower festival in August annually. They offer access to the sunflower patch, fresh cut stems, and fun family games. In addition, you will have the opportunity to sign up for a photography session, where you can get professional family photos taken in their patch. Follow the link for admission information, and all the details!
17474 W. Hunnicut Road, Cambridge City
With over 75,000 sunflowers planted, this farm is worth the trip! They are offering a plethora of sunflowers, and new to the 2020 season, there will be a baby goat barn right by the field! The farm will offer scheduled feeding times, where your kids can help feed the goats, and even watch the younger ones take a bottle! This is a unique experience that you will not want to miss.
8704 Moore Road, Indianapolis
If you are looking for a variety of flower species, Moore Road Farm will be the perfect place for you and your family! In addition to sunflowers, the offer a wide variety of fresh picked flowers. The best place to keep up with their events and happenings is on their Facebook page.
More U-Pick Flower Farms Near Indy
Sunflower patches are a summer staple for our family, and this summer even more so. This is a great way to stay safe and healthy, by staying outdoors and socially distant, while still getting to spend quality time together as a family. Cannot get enough flowers? Me neither! Check out some of our favorite flower farms in the Indianapolis area.
2284 West CR 300 South, Frankfort
Anderson Flower Farm is only about 45 minutes from Indy and offers a wide variety of flowers to choose from throughout the season. When at least one adult in your party purchases a $25 or $35 flower bucket, each child in your party is able to purchase a children’s flower bucket for only $5–and the kids get to take home the entire bucket! Anderson Flower Farm is open seasonally, June through October. Public hours are Thursday-Saturday, 9 am-7 pm or by appointment Monday-Wednesday.
3961 N 425 East, Franklin
Located about 30 minutes south of downtown Indianapolis in Franklin, Dollie’s Lavender and U-pick Flower Farm boasts rows of mature lavender and a variety of flowers. From a field of poppies to a mint match, there is something beautiful and colorful for everyone. This scenic farm would also be an incredible date night idea, a beautiful setting for a moms night out, a wedding or baby shower, or other special occasion.
15651 North 600 East, Flat Rock
Mossy Acres Flower Farm is a brand-new U-Pick farm that just opened a few miles away from downtown Columbus. The farm offers stunning views of rows flowers with vibrant colors; nestled in many other treasures: a developing pumpkin patch, a sun flower patch (not for picking as they drop pollen but instead it is for gorgeous summer photos), and more! For those who enjoy fresh flowers in their home, Moss Acres offers seasonal subscriptions!