Speaker Bio


Ed Tavender

Ed Tavender

Nursery Buyer, Fossil Creek Tree Farm

For a decade, Ed Tavender has served as the nursery buyer at Fossil Creek Tree Farm in Fort Worth, Texas. Fossil Creek Tree Farm is a nursery, garden center, home store and landscaping business serving North Texas. Fossil Creek’s mission statement for customers is, “To serve our customers by inspiring, educating, and providing a unique shopping experience that helps them to create a more beautiful environment.” Ed is a Fort Worth native who enjoys the outdoors. His favorite plant is plumeria, especially the 12-foot specimen he started from a 5-inch cutting. On Sundays you’ll likely find Ed watching the 10-day weather forecast and running reorder reports.