Skagit Valley

I recently visited Skagit Valley with fellow florists from the Greater Seattle Floral Association. We made a day of it. Our tour guide and a local artist, Jennifer Bowman, took us to two famous tulip growers. First we visited Tulip Town. I pulled my boots on and...

Foreign flora

I traveled to Guatemala recently to complete some volunteer work. I was taken by the flora (& fauna). The abundance of blooms and sheer size of tropical plants that have the ease of growing year round. ‘Welcome!’ I found the rustic sun-baked surfaces...