Q. How do I have a sustainable wedding? I need help with flower selections.
See the August, 2011 issue of GRID magazine for a feature on sustainable weddings, beginning on p. 23 (see link below for the online issue).
You may want to look at the Great Green Weddings web site.
Looking for a local source for cut flowers? Some sources:
Try the local, urban flower growers listed in this 2015 Philadelphia Inquirer article.
Try Slowflowers.com web site. This is a national directory of American grown flowers.
To learn more about this "slow flower" locally grown, chemical-free cut flower movement is changing the way we think of floriculture, read
Prinzing, Debra. The 50 mile bouquet : seasonal, local and sustainable flowers available in the PHS McLean Library.
Enjoy! ---- Janet Evans