PUBLISHING IN MARCH 2022
Profiles of Inspiring Black Flower Farmers + Florists
There is a rich, beautiful, complex, and diverse narrative being told by African Americans and other persons of color in the floral marketplace. It is long past time to recognize their excellence and contributions to cut flower farming and floristry. Garden writer, podcaster, and blogger Teresa J. Speight of Cottage in the Court shares her interviews and profiles with leading pioneers and explores their lives rooted in the floral world.
by Teresa J. Speight
"With ancestral sharecropping roots , connecting with the earth is authentic to me. My ancestors' hands have helped build and feed our family for generations. To not honor this earth would disrespect my heritage. I am passionate about sharing the stories of Black voices in the green world."
PUBLISHING IN FEBRUARY 2022
"Roses are my love language. I believe you can raise beautiful, field-grown flowers with an artful attention to detail. Enjoy growing
the kind of flowers you remember from your grandmother’s garden, roses admired for fragrance, elegance, and character."
A Flower Farmer's Guide to Roses
by Felicia Alvarez
Do you dream of possessing a magical rose garden or a thriving flower farm? Whether you long to fill your own acreage with roses or consider yourself more of a weekend gardener, Menagerie Farm & Flower's Felicia Alvarez can help make your love affair with roses a joyous and rewarding experience. Whatever your level of passion, with her twenty years of farming experience Felicia will guide you with sound advice and detailed horticultural knowledge. PRE-ORDER your copy now!
PUBLISHED OCTOBER 2021
A LIFE IN FLOWERS
Lessons and Affirmations from the Garden
by Holly Heider Chapple
Wedding and event florist and founder of the Chapel Designers floral community, Holly is a creative visionary and a highly recognized and sought after floral designer whose work has been published in
countless prestigious publications and top industry blogs. Learn about Holly's floral journey, the inspiring story of Hope Flower Farm, and the values of hospitality, creativity, and community that embody
her life in flowers.
SOFT 130 LB. COVER WITH FLAPS, 144 PAGES, FULL COLOR
Slow Flowers Journal
Best of Slow Flowers from the Pages of Florists' Review
This "best of" book draws from two years of the magazine's Slow Flowers Journal content, completely redesigned with fresh graphics, new photography selections and streamlined text, including 25 percent new content. The 128-page, full-color book features the following sections: Slow Flowers Heroes, Florist-Farmer, The Business of Flowers, Botanical Couture, Field to Tabletop, Slow Weddings, Resources, Grower's Spotlight and Made in USA Suppliers. Eighty Slow Flowers members from across the U.S. and Canada are featured in the book's pages illustrated by more than 150 photographs that tell a visually-compelling story of a lifestyle immersed in flowers.
PUBLISHED MAY 2021
Where We Bloom
Intimate, Inventive, Artistic Floral Spaces
by Debra Prinzing
Step inside the places where flowers come to life. Slow Flowers Society founder Debra Prinzing's new book showcases the beautiful plant- and flower-filled settings of Slow Flowers designers, farmer-florists, and growers. Each environment reflects the personality and aesthetic style of its owner, offering great ideas to inspire the design, organization, and functionality of your creative studio. Visit their spaces and read about their floral passions.
SOFT COVER with FLAP, 128 PAGES, FULL COLOR
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