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Springtime Lilacs

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Ahhh… nothing smells like Springtime to me like the mesmerizing floral scents of the lovely lilac.  I grew up in Ohio, so lilac trees were a common sight (not so much here in Raleigh, NC).  My mother had several in … Continued

Green Trick Dianthus

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Green flowers are always popular and until just recently, choices were limited to mums, hydrangeas, and (gasp!) the dyed carnation.  But there’s a new kid on the block, and its name is Green Trick Dianthus.  This cheery and head-turning flower … Continued

“Love”-ly Flowers

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In honor of Valentine’s Day tomorrow, I’d like to highlight some flowers that pay tribute to love.  Blue love-in-a-mist is a stunningly beautiful flower, and the white version fits in perfectly in a bridal bouquet (top pictures).  Sweet peas are … Continued

Lenten Rose: A Winter-Flowering Beauty

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Lenten rose, Helleborus x hybridus,  is not actually a rose at all, but a cousin of the buttercup.  Hellebores bloom in winter, usually anywhere between January and March.  It can be hard to find unique flowers for a wedding this … Continued

Pinecones for Winter Weddings

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Pinecones, although very common, make for very unique wedding decorations.  They can be used in bouquets and centerpieces, on cakes, or as place card holders.  These cute little cones work just as well for a classic wedding as they do … Continued