Author Archives: Kelly D. Norris

About Kelly D. Norris

Kelly D. Norris ( is the horticulture director at the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden, an independent plant breeder, author, owner of Rainbow Iris Farm and a member of Generation Y.

To Make The Public Fall In Love With Plants, We Must Take Initiative, Be Passionate And Repeat Ourselves

The best way to predict the future is to invent it, says Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden’s Kelly Norris. He says he believes in the power of our industry to plant the world a more beautiful place, to influence people to grow sustainable food and to make conscientious decisions about how they engage with our environment.