Mar 15, 2022
Ep. 30 The Flower Fields feat. Joni Miringoff & Fred Clarke
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Have you ever seen 80 million flowers?
Well, if you want to get the chance, then head over to the Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch!
In this episode of the Carlsbad People, Purpose, and Impact Podcast, Bret Schanzenbach is joined by Joni Miringoff and Fred Clarke from the Flower Fields. About a century ago, this area of Carlsbad was the “flora capital of America,” as farmers grew all kinds of flowers, including gladiolas, roses, poinsettias, and—what the Flower Fields is now famous for—ranunculus. Originally, ranunculus flowers were only red or yellow, but, due to careful cultivation by the founding owners in the 1950s, the Flower Fields boasts ranunculus of over 14 colors. Now, the Flower Fields is a gorgeous tourist attraction and event space for those in Southern California. People can enjoy gorgeous flowers, purchase bouquets, take walks on the grounds, or host an event or wedding.
In this conversation, Joni and Fred talk about the F…