Taylor Johnston

United States


Taylor Johnston is an American gardener.  Her work with plants ranges from tending kiku and species tropical orchids, to growing food and building meadows. Together with Ed Bowen, she is one half of the design studio and nano nursery, issima.  Her current work combines an analog approach to selecting unusual hardy plants, and designing singular gardens for both public and private clients.  Informed by being covered in grime for almost 20 years, Taylor also designs and produces women's workwear through her small label, Gamine.