If there's any other wedding flower just as classic and stunning as the rose, it's the peony. While the ruffled appearance of an entirely peony bouquet seems appealing, these flowers can also cost significantly more than most. By combining them with garden roses, you're looking at a wedding bouquet with loads of texture. In the end it's a win-win for you and your budget.
There's nothing quite like a vase of fresh flowers to lift and refresh the home. But unfortunately, most fresh cut flowers don't last very long. The secret to keeping cut flowers looking good for as long as possible is to minimise the growth of bacteria in the water and to provide nourishment to replace what the flowers would have gotten had they not been cut.
My grandmother brought fresh flowers into my bridal suite while me and my girls were getting ready. It was such a simple gesture and really made the experience that much sweeter. They were actually one of the few flowers that I dried and saved!
The lotus is the official flower of India. It represents long life, honor, and good fortune. It is also a symbol of triumph, since the lotus is rooted in the mud and can survive to regerminate for thousands of years. Even though it grows in mud, it remains pure and produces beautiful flowers. Thus, it symbolizes purity of heart and mind.
Humilis Alba Coerulea Oculata This exquisite botanical tulip Humilis 'Alba Coerulea Oculata' should be given pride of place in the garden or in a planter on the patio. The colour combination of the bright white pointed petals and the striking, steely blue heart is very unusual and special among other tulips. More