Congratulations to our Trial Gardens Award Winners
1st – Windmill Pointe Garden Club
2nd – Grosse Pointe Park Garden Club
3rd – Grosse Pointe Farm and Garden Club
Thank you to our speaker for an informative talk on the Journey of Flowers
As the daughter of a florist, Deb has been around the florist industry all of her life. Formerly the Costco District Manager for the flower supplier for 17 locations in Michigan, Ohio and Indiana. Prior to that Floral Operations Manager and Buyer for English Gardens overseeing the floral
depts. at all locations. Since 2010 she has operated an independent consultation business for Retail and Buying, Fashion Accessories, Gift Ware, Children’s and Seasonal Décor for a wide variety of Specialty Shops. She is an exhibitor at the annual Lavender Festival and Fiber Craft Shows held at Blake’s Cider Mill in Armada, Mi. She is an excellent flower arranger and also a horticulturist. She was the vendor for the beautiful and popular topiaries at our June 2017 Garden Tour Shoppe. She is a fairy and miniature garden enthusiast and makes many of her own accessories. Her story will delight all of us.