Background & Experience:

Madison is a writer and editor with a Bachelor’s degree in History and Political Science. She writes and photographs for various online and print publications in the gardening sphere and is the author of the book The Next-Generation Gardener.

Madison’s Role at Petal Republic:

As a senior contributing editor, Madison writes extensively for Petal Republic across gardening, horticultural, and botanical topics. Madison brings years of first-hand experience writing and researching across a range of subject areas.


Madison holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and Government from the University of Pretoria.

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In the Media:

Madison’s been featured in numerous media and press publications to date, including online publications Rural Sprout and All About Gardening, and in print in The Gardener MagazineWomen&Home, and Garden&Home.

Madison is also the gardening editor of Garden&Home, published by Highbury Media, and the editor of Grow To Eat Magazine, published by Lonehill Media.

In addition, Madison is the author of The Next Generation Gardener, published in 2021.

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About Petal Republic

Petal Republic ® is a floristry, plant, and lifestyle city resource curated by a passionate team of horticulturists, floral & plant enthusiasts, budding designers, and intrepid urban gardeners. We’re committed to showcasing the best in floral and plant design, sharing our experience and recommendations on the best flowers and greenery for every occasion, season, and living environment, and spreading our love of the enchanting world of flowers and plants. Learn more about us and our editorial process, and our fundamental commitment to providing trustworthy content about flowers, plants, floristry, and floral occasions, produced by experts.