Lead designer/Owner, NW Bloom, Mill Creek, Washington nwbloom.com
Jessi Bloom is an award-winning ecological landscape designer, professional horticulturalist, and certified arborist. She is lead designer and owner of N.W. Bloom—EcoLogical Landscapes, known for innovation in sustainable landscape design, construction, and maintenance. Bloom is committed to educating others and now spends much of her time teaching, consulting, and speaking nationwide in addition to designing landscapes.
Her best-selling book Free-Range Chicken Gardens has been praised for being informative and inspiring and for changing the way people integrate animals into their landscapes. Her work has been recognized and awarded by the Washington State Department of Ecology; the American Horticultural Society; Pacific Horticulture magazine; Sunset; the Washington State Nursery and Landscape Association; and the Washington Association of Landscape Professionals. Bloom lives north of Seattle with her sons on her permaculture homestead.