Language of Flowers

Gorgeous Flowers

A Profusion of Flowers in Art and Life, Blooming Beautifully

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It can be safely assumed and perhaps even agreed by a majority of people that the presence of flowers in any room brings about a sense of joy and celebration

Flowers of Change

Flowers of Change

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In the sixteenth pilgrims traveled around Europe and Greece in search of the ‘plants of the ancients’. It was at this time the European plant world began to change with the introduction of oriental bulbs. At this time the science of botany also broke away from medicine, to which it…

Flowers & High Society

Flowers & High Society

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Around the world during the second half of the nineteenth century the expansion of wealth generated by the expansion of industry meant that where high society led others could now afford to follow. In 1884 in England Kate Greenaway published her book The Language of Flowers, a Handbook for Victorian…