As “Heard” on the Slow Flowers Podcast!

A very special “Thank You!” to Debra Prinzing for inviting Patti to share her story on the SLOW Flowers podcast. Patti and Debra spent about 20-minutes talking about growing organic cut flowers in the Garden State. Listen to the podcast interview here.     Debra Prinzing is quite a celebrity on the American flower circuit.[…]

As Seen in the New York Times: “The November Garden”

Before the flower farm, there were the gardens. From the first backyard cutting garden we planted in Washington state, to the Family Garden at the New York Botanical Gardens, gardening has been a passion throughout the years. Even when moving from one home to another, some of the most beloved plants moved with us. Needless[…]

Peonies: A Mother’s Day Tale

  New peonies take time. Back in 2015, Patti and her team planted 100 “baby” herbaceous peonies knowing that they wouldn’t be able to harvest the blooms for at least two years. These perennials need the extra time in order to become established and mature before sharing their blossoms with the world. Sound familiar, moms?[…]

Spring Arrival – Ms. Eugenia Alcorta!

We are very happy to introduce our intern this year, Eugenia Alcorta! Eugenia is currently a student at the School of Professional Horticulture at The New York Botanical Garden. She will be with us until the end of June. Eugenia has a passion for learning all about flower farming and floral design and we are[…]