About Silphium Design
Inspired by Nature, Accessible by Design
History and Silphium Name
Silphium Design LLC was started in 2016 as a consulting firm but later ventured into web design. Silphium Design is located in Titusville, Pennsylvania and designs WordPress websites for small businesses, non-profits, and municipalities. The Silphium name comes from the Rosinweed genus that is part of the Aster Family of plants. The firm’s logo is the flower of the cup-plant (Silphium perfoliatum).
Robert, the owner, is a former ecologist and Past President of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science. He also owns McMullen House Bed & Breakfast. In his free time, he writes Wikipedia articles on watersheds and watercourses in the Mid-Atlantic United States.