Lily Pratt, the Chapel Hill Flower Lady
"Not only has she been selling her flowers on Franklin Street for half a century, but her family history includes prominent African-American leaders who founded important community institutions in and around Chapel Hill.
Born and raised in Orange County, North Carolina, Lily Pratt says she has been growing and selling flowers locally for about fifty years. 'I’ve always enjoyed raising flowers,' she says. 'That’s the main thing, to enjoy what you do.'"
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