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Fun Spring Flower Facts

Spring has sprung and so are the flowers. Flowers are so inspiring and spring is a great time to bring a new breath of inspiration into your home and life. Popular Spring blooms include tulips, hyacinths, daffodils, iris, daisies, lilies and many more.

Spring Tulip Bouquet by FTD

Spring Tulip Bouquet by FTD
Did you know that when the tulip flower first arrived in Europe, the English tried serving them with oil and vinegar and the Germans boiled and sugared the bulbs?

Spring Hyacinth Planter

Spring Hyacinth Planter

In the Victorian language of flowers the Hyacinth flower symbolizes sport or play, and the blue Hyacinth signifies sincerity.

Charming Daffodils

Charming Daffodils

Daffodils were brought to Britain by the Romans who thought that the sap from Daffodils had healing powers. Actually the sap contains crystals that can irritate the skin.

Blooming Iris Flower Bouquet

Blooming Iris Flower Bouquet

The Iris was named after the Greek Goddess who is considered the messenger Love and uses the rainbow to travel.

Mixed Daisies Vased

Mixed Daisies Vased

Daisy leaves are edible and can be used in salads.

Pink Lily Bouquet

Pink Lily Bouquet

In Europe, lilies were used as a remedy against a wide range of diseases and ailments.

Order Spring Flowers

11.Order Spring Flowers (tulips, daffodils, daisies, lilies, gerbera, narcissus, hyacinth,

genista)

March 20th brings n a new season, the weather warms and the days grow

longer. Mother nature wakes the sleeping plants and flowers and within what

seems like no time at all, the world is awash with color.

Originally celebrated with merriment, feasting, song and gift giving, the season’s

special quality hasn’t changed all that much. Today people give each other gifts

of flowers, candy, food and plush toys. To order spring flowers for family, friends, and

even oneself has become common-place. Continue reading