Posted by scentandviolet on June 9, 2019
Flowers have been used in funeral rites for tens of thousands of years. At a modern funeral, it is not unusual to see more than a dozen different arrangements of plants and flowers. One of the most common, and most visually striking, is the standing spray.
Posted by scentandviolet on May 31, 2019
It is never easy writing a sympathy card message. Often, we can’t find the right words to express our condolences. Truth is, no words ever can take away the pain of someone loosing loved one. However, those same words can offer support and show grieving family that they’re loved. The same way flowers are there to comfort family of the deceased, well written card message is something worth considering.
Posted by scentandviolet on May 14, 2019
Cobbler’s children go barefoot and florist’s family flowerless. It shames me to admit this but, I have been guilty of this syndrome throughout the years: Not giving my own mother flowers for Mother’s Day. I have been blaming it on exhaustion and long hours worked.
Posted by scentandviolet on April 24, 2019
Orchids fascinate us. They are elegant and exotic at the same time. Despite being sold everywhere, we still consider orchids to be unique gift. But, how in a word do we keep them alive? Lets talk basic orchid care.