Farms have an incredible capacity to shelter and feed a multitude of lives. And yet so often farms become sterile spaces focused entirely on intensive production and stripped of vital habitats for pollinators, beneficial insects, and other wildlife. Learn how to incorporate tried-and-true perennial plantings for cut flower production at your farm that will build biodiversity while also contributing to your bottom line.
Love ‘n Fresh Flowers is a Certified Naturally Grown urban flower farm and a premier wedding florist in Philadelphia. Farmer and proprietor Jennie Love trained in horticulture and floral design at Longwood Gardens and has a background in marketing and a passion for growing healthy, sustainable ecosystems. She’ll give us a tour of her beloved farm and share her insights about perennial and native production, intercropping, and other strategies to support a healthier ecosystem and farm business.