The Innovators: Flower Girls
"In the paddock, is the answer for the children's eczema" - Dot Kettle
Dot Kettle and Georgia Richards had moved from the city to a new life near Nelson, growing peonies. "It's one of the few crops that will thrive in the valley" said Dot. Whilst researching on how to grow the best peony plant they, happened upon the healing powers of the peony plant's roots - they created a skin balm which worked wonders for their kids' eczema. They then looked to commercialize on their discoveries.
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