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Most people don't think about where cut flowers come from but the growing interest in sustainable food has led to a greater focus on environmentally and socially responsible flowers. Like food, flowers come with their share of sourcing challenges.
Photographer Dave Perry never expected to find himself shooting flowers. "I'm tough. I'm straight. And I do flowers constantly," he joked in an email.