To Have … and to Spend! Wedding Flowers…
I ran across this Grand Rapids Press article…published back in 2011… it talked about how the cost of weddings was at the highest point it had been since 2008… three years earlier… It was based on the information from this survey and information Featured in theknot.com and Wedding channels 2011 Survey… The National Average for … Read J’s Complete PostRead More
Pumpkin Succulent Gardens- Brilliant!
photo courtesy of Wisteria Flower Corner… Pumpkins by Laura Eubanks These incredible unique pumpkin varieties – rife with Texture and great fall colors… are filled to the brim with Succulents… Flower Artist Laura Eubanks created these wonderful “Mashups”… for the Fall Season… Pumpkins and Succulents…together… What a Great idea… You carve out the pumpkin… and … Read J’s Complete PostRead More
Giant Celosia- Attack of the Brain Fern!
It’s that time of the year… I wait for it… as summer nears it’s end and the days are really hot… It’s the Annual ATTACK of the BRAIN FERN… hahaha! Giant Celosia arrives at the farmer’s market… we have a farm that specializes in Giant Celosia… (my local flower seller used to call it … Read J’s Complete PostRead More
Hosta Leaves- perfect for arranging!
I have a great variety of Hosta Leaves throughout my landscaping… There are Green ones, both LIME and Dark… and unique variegated varieties- even some that are blue… and I’m planting a “GHOST” Hosta that claims to be all white…(needs lots of shade). The reason I love Hostas… is their easy care, and the leaves … Read J’s Complete PostRead More
Do you dream of arranging flowers?
As Flower Artists… sometimes our passion can enter our dreams! I hope you’re aware of Dr. Haviland Jones studies about the positive effects of flowers… Learn more about those studies here! Flowers have a positive effect on us … and even more enlightening is the fact that our bodies actually secrete an endorphin that lowers … Read J’s Complete PostRead More
Flying Duck Orchids- Oh My!
Mother Nature is so incredible… and this also proves that she has an incredible sense of humor… May I present the “Flying Duck Orchids”… or Calena Major These orchids are Native of the Philippines… The Flying Duck Orchids are ‘carnivorous’… meaning they attract bugs that fall into the inner chamber of the orchid to be … Read J’s Complete PostRead More