Floral Friday ~ Astilbe

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Floral Friday ~ Astilbe Why do we LOVE astilbe? First and foremost, their feathery plumes add softness to bouquets and arrangements. It can also be found almost all year-round although at a higher price during some seasons. Care & Handling Astilbe is very ethylene sensitive so keep them away from fruits.  They do well using Floralife® Express Clear 100 for flower … Read More

Floral Friday ~ Chocolate Cosmos

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Floral Friday ~ Chocolate Cosmos The scent of chocolate with hints of vanilla, these tiny velvety blooms add just the right touch to arrangements.  When you are searching for a dark burgundy to almost black flower, chocolate cosmos will indeed build depth to your creation.  Not just for fall, they can enhance summer designs.  What other bloom gives you the best … Read More

Floral Friday – Leucadendron

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Floral Friday ~ Leucadendron History This South African native and member of the Proteaceae family comes in a multitude of shapes, textures and colors.  Leucadendrons originate from South Africa, along the south and southwestern coastal mountain ranges.  The name comes from the Greek word Leucos “white” and dendron “tree,” referring to the silver tree variety, Leucadendron argenteum. Availability/Care Leucadendrons are available all year from domestic, … Read More