Ed Howell

Ed Howell, along with his wife Hildegarde, were the friendly and knowledgeable owners of Tewsbury Orchids in Califon, NJ. As a young man, Ed’s father was head gardener for an estate in the Bernardsville area of Somerset Country, NJ., where he and his brothers worked as well. He also ran floral shops growing mostly cut flowers, giving him the opportunity to create exquisite floral arrangements. He had fine training to successfully enter into the exotic and aristocratic world of orchids.