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Good Thing: A Bright and Beautiful Flower Trick

Jam jars filled with colorful sweet peas from Floret, a flower farm in Washington State.

Features Editor
Photography by: Gabriela Herman

Farmer-florist Erin Benzakein's successful business, Floret, began with just a double row of sweet peas planted in memory of her great-grandmother. While she usually creates large, show-stopping arrangements for weddings and events, sometimes just a few glass jars filled with aromatic sweet peas is all that's needed for big impact. To keep it simple, group flowers peas by color.