Founder +
Creative Director

of Bonny Doon Garden Company

Teresa SabankayaTeresa Sabankaya is the founder and owner of Bonny Doon Garden Company  since 1999- a full service floral design studio, florist and botanical gift shop. Teresa holds a greatly influential position as one of the most innovative florists in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Teresa’s floral designs have become highly desirable due to their unique style of arranging and elegant garden appeal. Teresa’s designs carry a chic and nostalgic feel, like a just gathered from the garden bouquet of exquisite high-end blooms.  Because of their garden origin, her designs emit a familiarity to people while calibrating the soul.

Recent News & Happenings

On stands now—Country Gardens Magazine

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Available now on stands, my feature in the Early Spring Edition 2018 of Country Gardens Magazine! wow!  This was super exciting for me, and I’m so fortunate to have had…

January flower- the Carnation

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Scientifically known as Dianthus caryophyllus, the carnation has a very deep and rich history.  The scientific name dianthus translated means “flower of love” or “flower of the gods”, depending on the…

The Posy Book ~ the beginning

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Have I told you I'm writing a book? Anyone who knows me would more than likely know this! It has been a long time coming. You see, I've been obsessed...

Bloom Day- September

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It’s bloom day! Well, it’s a little past, but better late than never 🙂 I’m feeling a little bit guilty and sad this morning.  The fires are raging in the…

Flowers really do intoxicate me.

– Vita Sackville-West