Tag Archives: spring

10 Spring Flower Tips


Spring is almost here! The sun is shining and the snow is melting! Fresh cut spring flowers in your home will help usher in the new season and tide you over until the grass is green. “Spring is natures way … Continue reading

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Spring 2013 Wedding Flower Trends


Spring, the season that symbolizes new beginnings, hope and all that good stuff, is the perfect time of the year to have a wedding! The weather is generally quite enjoyable; it’s not too cold or too hot. Many fresh flowers … Continue reading

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All About Pussy Willows


Around this time of the year, pussy willows can be found in floral shops everywhere. They are a sure sign of spring! Pussy willows or (salix caprea) are showy branches with fuzzy, white flower buds, also known as catkins. They … Continue reading

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My Favourite Spring Flower Arrangements


I’m so happy and excited that spring is finally here! I just can’t wait for all the flowers to start blooming.  But since it’s still early in the spring here in Canada, gardens aren’t in full bloom. Lucky for me, … Continue reading

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Early Spring Blooming Flowers to Plant Now


We are so excited! Today is the first day of spring! After months of cold and snow, we are definitely looking forward to the warm, sunny days and spending time in the garden! Around this time of the year, flower … Continue reading

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Fun Flower Facts: Broom (Genista)


A broom isn’t just something you use to sweep your floors. It’s also a type of flower! Broom or genista, a genus of flowering deciduous plants in the legume family, is native to parts of Europe, North Africa and southwest … Continue reading

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Daffy for Daffodils


Spring is here and soon the Daffodils will be peaking up out of the dirt. The birds are returning from their winter vacation to summer in Canada and other signs are that Daffy Duck (and the Road Runner) on T.V. … Continue reading

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