Samantha Birmingham Payne

is a designer and grower of cut flowers. Since 1999 she has worked in New York, Colorado, Washington and Kentucky, observing the different influences of each area. After studying visual arts, landscape horticulture, and sustainable agriculture she returned to her native Long Island in 2012 to establish Late Bloomer Flowers. She uses biodynamic farming methods for her flower gardens at Macari Vineyard in Mattituck. Her floral design work has been featured on My Wedding, Style Me Pretty and 100 Layer Cake.

Wedding and event design services are available throughout NY & Long Island. Fresh local flowers are seasonally available, please email for specifics.