It should be reassuring to those interested in Eastern Shore entrepreneurship that they can point to Mike Jensen, owner of Unity Church Hill Nursery, as part of a new breed of young, smart and focused innovators working in the region. In Mike’s case, it is particularly encouraging since he is home grown fellow (graduate of Kent County High School) making it work financially in the place he wants to raise his family.
Unity Church Hill as taken the unique step of combining Mike’s legacy landscape design work with a fully functioning retail nursery. The results of his labor can be seen at their Route 213 store with an extraordinary collective of both native and exotic plants. Mike talks to the Spy about his experience and future plans with an addictive sense of humor and creativity.
The video is approximately six minutes in length.