Flower Fridays: Wisteria

Wisteria…an interesting word that is like mystery and hysteria all wrapped into one plant. I was reminded of wisteria recently because I have been choosing colors to paint our interiors. I love all the names of blues that there are in paint colors and so many of them are flower names. Wisteria is a vineContinue reading “Flower Fridays: Wisteria”

Flower Fridays: Hydrangea

I would love to have a hydrangea bush in my garden. Alas, I have tried and not succeeded at keeping one from getting eaten by deer. Fortunately, I have a friend who has beautiful bushes that she clipped and used to help me create lovely table arrangements for my 25th wedding anniversary last year. AndContinue reading “Flower Fridays: Hydrangea”

Flower Fridays: Bachelor Button

My mom made a sweet book of wildflower specimens (and some tree leaves) when she was a girl growing up in New Jersey. She lovingly placed a different flower or leaf under cellophane on each page of the book and included the common and classification name, the date and where she found it. Most wereContinue reading “Flower Fridays: Bachelor Button”