Flower Fridays: Lilac

I love lilac—the color, the scent and of course the flower. Although we still have several more weeks before lilac bloom around here, I am already anticipating with great glee their spring flowering. And although the color of lilac is, well, lilac, in truth the flowers come in colors from lilac to pink to whiteContinue reading “Flower Fridays: Lilac”

Flower Fridays: Crocus

Depending on where you live up or down the east coast, you may have the early signs of crocuses or the full effect of their pretty blooms. Planted in large masses, they are so amazing and offer so many different color combinations. For a spring wedding, little potted plants of crocuses set in the middleContinue reading “Flower Fridays: Crocus”

Flower Fridays: Snowdrop

One of the wonders of very early spring is the flowering bulb snowdrop. They are so early that I have missed them some years because they can pop up under the snow cover. Snowdrops are due just about now in the northeast though this year seems to be one of those years…So I haven’t hadContinue reading “Flower Fridays: Snowdrop”

Flower Fridays: Forsythia

Though not in name a flower but a flowering bush, forsythia blossoms are such a welcome and bright sign of spring. They haven’t bloomed yet in our neck of the woods and won’t for several more weeks. However, I am just about to welcome forsythia blooms because my husband forced them inside. It is anContinue reading “Flower Fridays: Forsythia”