Nicole Jones has always been passionate about the outdoors and landscape design. As a young girl, she loved helping her mother arrange plant and stone paths in her perennial garden. Her love for gardening and design lead her to a bachelor’s degree in 2004 from Michigan State University in Horticulture and Landscape design. Nicole relocated to Florida in 2006 and learned the local flora. In 2010 she started her landscape design business, Hort and Soul Landscape Design. Working with various landscape contractors, homeowners, suppliers, and industry organizations, she has accumulated a plethora of knowledge that makes her a valuable asset to her clients. She is still eager to learn more each and every day and is passionate about the landscape and design business. Nicole is familiar with Florida native plants as well as Florida Friendly concepts, hardscape materials as well as best installation techniques. Nicole cherishes her personal time with her husband and two boys, her home garden and time spent in the great outdoors. Nicole is a member of the Florida Native Plant Society and the Florida Association of Native Nurseries.