Wake up early for this unique garden/floral expedition! Join garden designers from Rebecca Cole Grow (the Grow Girls) on their morning wholesale flower run. Walk the wholesale market and learn about the daily demands of the high end urban terrace/garden business. The market is exclusive to wholesalers only and offers a rare opportunity to glimpse the floral industry from an insider’s perspective.
Who will enjoy this event?: Best for floral and garden junkies, designers and designer wannabes of all kinds, light walking–not good for children or dogs. Crowded tight spaces and bustling activity on the sidewalks.
This is a 2-hour $30 walking tour.
Meet outside of US Evergreen, 805 Sixth Avenue (Avenue of the Americas) between 27th and 28th Streets.
Design and Garden Design
New York, NY
Rebecca Cole Grow is the last of a dying breed…a design company, providing full service…from soup to nuts. The business was rooted in the garden but grew to include interior, furniture, event and floral design. With 2 decades of experience and a reputation for excellence, Rebecca Cole Grow has become known as one of New York’s best landscape design companies. Oprah called Rebecca Cole “One of America’s top Designers.” Rebecca Cole Grow has designed weddings for international Super Stars, events for world famous rock stars, living rooms for comedians, dinner parties for moguls, sent flowers for Senators and Presidents and created gardens, green roofs, terraces, outdoor “living rooms” for ordinary folks to the world’s biggest celebrities. Rooted in NYC, RCG has created magic at the The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Lincoln Center, The James Hotel, Soho and Tribeca Grand Hotels, The Surrey, the Sixty and hundreds of penthouses and backyards in every neighborhood of NYC. Rebecca Cole has amassed an array of television and radio credits including hosting Discovery Channel’s, Surprise by Design, On the House, The Today Show’s garden and lifestyle contributor and has appeared on Oprah, The View, CNN, The Early Show, BBC World News and many more. Rebecca is the author of three books Potted Gardens, which won the Quill and Trowel Award for best new gardening book, Paradise Found: Gardening in Unlikely Spaces and Flower Power. Rebecca and GROW have been profiled in over 300 national and international publications as diverse as Architectural Digest, Forbes, Garden Design, Martha Stewart Living, The New York Times, Us Magazine, Hanajikan Japan, Metropolitan Home, Woman’s Day, Travel and Leisure, Air France, Good Housekeeping, Country Living, The New Yorker, New York Magazine, Greek Maison and countless others. Rebecca Cole Grow won “Best in Show” in both Seattle and San Francisco’s Flower and Garden Shows. Rebecca has been a featured judged at garden show from Belfast to Singapore to her favorite The Philadelphia Flower Show just a train ride away.