Carol Adelman. (Courtesy/Carol Adelman)
When Carol Adelman was a preschooler, her father would take her across the street to visit Reverend Hartwig’s garden in Salem, where he had 300 varieties of peonies.
Those early trips spawned a lifelong love of the flower for Adelman.
Years later, her father would tell her if she wanted to start a business, she needed to look for . . .