Jenny Rose Carey is a renowned gardener, educator, historian, and author.
She is also the former senior director at the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s Meadowbrook Farm in Jenkintown.
Jenny Rose has been lecturing nationally and internationally for many years. She previously worked at Temple University for over a decade, first as an adjunct professor in the Department of Landscape Architecture and Horticulture and then as director of the Ambler Arboretum.
She is an avid hands-on gardener who has gardened in both England and the United States.
Her Victorian property, Northview, contains diverse garden spaces, including a cutting garden, an herb garden, a dry garden, and various mixed flower beds.
As An Author
Jenny Rose and her gardens have been featured on the PBS series The Victory Garden, in the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, the Philadelphia Inquirer, GROW magazine, and The Pennsylvania Gardener. She is the co-author with Mary Anne Fry of A Century of Cultivation, the author and photographer for Glorious Shade, Timber Press, 2017, and The Ultimate Flower Gardener’s Guide, Timber Press, 2022.