Erin Benzakein is a world-renowned flower farmer known for her
lush, vibrant floral designs. She is the author of Floret Farm's A
Year in Flowers, a New York Times bestseller, and Floret Farm's Cut
Flower Garden, winner of the American Horticultural Society Book
Award. Her work has been featured in Martha Stewart Living, Better
Homes & Gardens, Sunset Magazine, the New York Times, Magnolia
Journal, and Country Living. She lives in Mount Vernon, Washington,
with her husband, Chris, and their two children.
Jill Jorgensen is the Creative Director at Floret, where she oversees all new product and content creation while helping bring fresh ideas to life. She has a rich background in writing, floral design, and event planning.
Julie Chai is a gardening writer and editor. She has been featured by Martha Stewart Living, Better Homes & Gardens, the San Francisco Chronicle, Gardenista, HGTV, and Sunset Magazine, where she was the senior garden editor.
Chris Benzakein is the photographer behind the vibrant floral images for Floret Farm's Discovering Dahlias and Floret Farm's A Year in Flowers. In addition to managing the day-to-day at Floret, Chris is constantly documenting the brilliant beauty of the farm's flowers through his camera lens. Chris lives in Mount Vernon, Washington, where he farms alongside his family-including his wife Erin and their two children.