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Mother-daughter pair at Willow Oak Flower & Herb Farm celebrates holiday greenery

Mother-daughter pair at Willow Oak Flower & Herb Farm celebrates holiday greenery

When Heather Carr decorates for the holidays, she walks no farther than her family's garden. On a recent afternoon, Carr rummaged through the trees and bushes just a short distance from Telegraph Road. She cut leaves from the Southern magnolia tree, pieces of English boxwood, bright red berries and aromatic leaves from a fir tree, then walked back to a small building with an armful of greens and reds. Carr has a winter wonderland at her disposal. She is preparing for the holiday season at Willow Oak Flower & Herb Farm, a family business on 42 acres in Severn. It's one of the busiest times for the 33-year-old, who runs the farm with her 65-year-old mother, Maria...

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