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Monica’s First Year Fave: Bouquets

My favorite TGK blog article from the past year is Backyard Bouquets, published July 30, 2012.  I guess it’s not a secret that I’m biased towards anything botanically related, but there’s just something about colorful flowers that draws me to them like a bee. I just love fresh cut flowers loosely arranged in a vase. 
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Wedding Flowers: Hello, my name is Ranunculus

“rah-NUN-kew-lus”?  That’s right.  That’s my name.  Hey, I can’t help it if my name doesn’t do my beautiful flowers justice.  They are deeply hued with numerous petals that make my flowers look almost fake.  I belong to the buttercup family and I’m more commonly called Persian buttercup, after one of the countries that I’m native
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Wedding Trends: Dreamy Watercolor Wedding Details

From painted gowns to artistic cakes, the watercolor trend has made a splash in the world of weddings.  Dreamy, creative, and just downright pretty this whimsical style can be bought or handmade to delightfully decorate your wedding day. Hot for spring or summer, this Yolan Cris “Astrid” wedding dress is just one of many gorgeous
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Wedding Flowers: Hello, my name is Gerbera

Nice to meet you, too.  My name is Gerbera daisy but Gerbera jamesonii is my full name.  You’ve probably met other flowers from my family… sunflowers, daisies, or asters.  I am originally from South Africa, but you can find my siblings and I just about everywhere these days.  And though we look a lot alike,
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Wedding Flowers: Hello, my name is Moluccella

Nice to meet you.  They call me Moluccella laevis.  I know, my name doesn’t exactly roll off your tongue.  It’s pronounced ‘mol-yoo-SELL-uh LAY-viss’.  Most people call me Bells of Ireland, although strangely enough, I’m not from Ireland.  Must be my green color.  And my bells, you ask?  Well, those are actually my green calyces along
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