The Flora Culture is an interior plant design company in Houston. Our company was created out of a love for plant and floral design, and the desire to make them attainable for all people -- whether or not they were born with a green thumb.
Co-Founder/Director of Operations
Jemine has always been passionate about floral design. Growing up in Nigeria, she was surrounded by tropical plants and loved using the vivid colors from her home-grown garden to create bouquets.
Favorite Plant – Snake Plant (Sansevieria Cylindrica)
Favorite Flower – Italian Ranunculus
Matthew grew up with an affinity for horticulture and began with a botanical garden on his parents’ property at age 12. He has since combined his professional background in design with his love for nature to create a place where both meet and thrive.
Favorite Plant – Philodendron 'el choco red'
Favorite Flower – Juliet David Austin Rose
Floral Design Associate/Social Media Director
Taylor has been obsessed with flowers since she learned that it was an actual job that grownups could have. Being a florist has been on her vision board since she was 6 years old. (It was that, or to be Pochahontas). Florist feels like the most viable option.
Favorite Plant – Southern Magnolia
Favorite Flower – Icelandic Poppy
Anna has worked in the wedding and special events industry for several years and has a love of floral design. She believes a room is incomplete until it is brimming with plants and fresh flowers to breathe life into the space. (No, really, the plants provide more oxygen!)
Favorite Plant – Echeveria Lola
Favorite Flower – Dahlia 'Cafe Au Lait'
Kenneth started out with one sansevieria plant, and after learning to keep it alive (not hard), has gotten more adventurous in his plant collection. He is pretty savvy with a camera and works in tandem with his better half to photograph all their new plant family members.
Favorite Plant – Sansevieria trifasciata 'Moonshine'
Favorite Flower – Lilium Terrango
Jennifer fell in love with plants after her husband brought his first one home and pulled her into their newfound horticulture life. Now she independently hunts her favorite plants at nurseries, and works with our social media team! She’s also the unofficial supervisor of Kenneth.
Favorite Plant – Ficus lyrata
Favorite Flower – Peony
Director of Play
Oliver is our resident lizard-wrangler and garden assistant.
Favorite Plant – Red
Favorite Flower – Blue
Assistant Director of Play
Emory is a soil connoisseur (but we are trying our best to keep him from eating it).
Favorite Plant – Anything that doesn't poke me when I hit it
Favorite Flower – Anything Edible