Monday, November 26, 2012
Today the floral industry generates more than $30 billion in the US alone, but what makes flowers such a popular choice for gift-giving?
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Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Whether you're looking for a way to liven up your backyard garden or ideas for Mom on Mother's Day, flowering shrubs might be just the ticket.
If you're still looking for Grandma gifts for Mother's Day, you might want to give her something more involved than gift baskets or spa certificates.
You might think that when it comes to spring flowers, bees will settle for just about any type as long as there is nectar involved, which they can then transform into honey.
Flowers have long been considered a way to show affection, which explains why romantic flowers are such big sellers around Mother's Day and Valentine's Day.
When running your fingers over the petals of your beautiful iris flower bouquets, you're probably not expecting your fingers to get stuck to the surface.
If you're a fan of wild flowering plants, you may want to grab a ticket to the London 2012 Summer Olympics.
If you know anything about art, you've probably heard the name Claude Monet.
When you think of flowers from the tropics, colorful Hawaiian leis made with orchids or hibiscus may come to mind.