About Kim

Kim Perlmutter

For as long as I can remember, I have had a passion for growing flowers and gardening year round. Now in my business I have been planting in others’ gardens with my motto:

“No space too small to transform affordably.”

I listen carefully to each client’s needs and my priority is making your garden spaces unique and representative of your style, budget and families lifestyle.

References available upon request.

More about Kim

Kimberly Perlmutter was born with a joy for being outdoors at an early age as a native Californian. Ever since she can remember, she’s had a passion for flowers and gardening with a long line of relatives all avid home gardeners. Assisting friends and family by removing intimidation of growing flowers in any size garden, by expressing their unique spaces individually, provided her with practical experience and has been the catalyst for Blooms & Blossoms.

Kim has devoted her spare time to expressing her love for gardening and creativity becoming more than just a hobby. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Fashion Merchandising from California State University, Northridge, and has over 25 years of gardening experience in her numerous and varied size dwellings starting in apartments using steps expanding to suburban landscaped gardening in native California.

“Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.” – Rumi

For many years, Kim has managed committees while volunteering at Gamble Gardens for Spring Tours, Holiday Boutique and volunteered for ticket sales at Filoli. She designed and created at Juana Briones Elementary School an inviting outdoor classroom environment and Reading Garden adjacent to the entrance of the library. Also she created a 2nd grade class garden assisting the class to discover the pleasure of planting their own flowers and vegetables. Kim is also an avid collector of unusual vases and garden knick knacks.

Kim lives in Palo Alto with her husband Ken. When she is not gardening for clients or at home, she enjoys nature photography, gourmet cooking, yoga or entertaining family and friends.


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6 Responses to About Kim

  1. Wow. This is beautiful. You are beautiful. Can’t wait to read your heart thought in this new space. Congrats on your new blog. xoxo Cassie

  2. Dianne says:

    Congratulations on taking this next step with Inviting Spaces by Kim! It’s a beautiful culmination of your years of your love and devotion to and working side by side with Mother Nature! Ah_mazing!
    I’m so happy to be a small part of this journey! Much love & (ehugs) Dianne

  3. Alena says:

    Well done Kim, I´m so proud to know you in person 🙂
    Keep doing magic in gardens of those who appreciate it …
    Keep thinking green.

    Alena

  4. Amy says:

    Congratulations Kim – I have seen you blossom and it is as beautiful as every one of your creations.
    xo Amy

  5. Thank you Kim: what an inspiration you are to others, and you have a beautiful site there. I was just
    browsing and trying to move forward with my site. My site is not live yet, but it should be soon. Your passing on your energy, passion, and love for what you believe in. !!
    HAPPY JOURNIES !!!
    GZG

  6. Loraine Campbell says:

    Wow! The your website has inspired me on this cold morning, In the spring/summer of 2016, I will be planning an environmental friendly back yard with drought tolerant plants.
    I feel awe and joy when viewing your work which has divine beauty and will touch many hearts.
    Wishing you all the best.
    Loraine Campbell, Cochrane, Alberta, Canada

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