Flowers

Natural Rainbow Roses

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 22:10 -- Sam
Natural Rainbow Roses - Colorful Flowers

These "rainbow roses" were created by Dutch flower company owner Peter van de Werken, who produced them by developing a technique for injecting natural pigments into their stems while they are growing to create the striking multi-colored petal effect:
The dyes are produced from natural plant extracts and are absorbed by the flowers as they grow.

The Language of Flowers: Meaning of Flowers

Thu, 04/04/2013 - 23:02 -- Sam
The Language of Flowers: Meaning of Flowers

I ask you. . . who is not awed by the beauty of a spring rose, fresh with dew, or the fresh appeal of a yellow buttercup, or the fiesta of colors in a bunch of gerberas (beautiful flowers, awful name!)

We've come to associate the germination and birth of a flower with life itself. We talk about children "blossoming", the "rosy red glow" of a pregnant woman or "happy as a rosebud in June". At the end of its brief but impressive life, most flowers return to the ground from whence they came, in much the same way as we humans do. Well, most of us.

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