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A Romantic Proposal with A Dress Made with 9 999 Red Roses!

As cliche as it is, nothing says “I love you” quite like the red rose. If one single red rose can get our hearts aflutter, imagine what 9 999 roses can do! On February 2012, Xiao Fan, a man from … Continue reading

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Beautiful Flower Time Lapse Videos!

Got the winter blues? Flowers can cheer you up! There may not be any fresh flowers in the garden right now, if you live in cold, snowy climate, like here in Canada. But that’s ok. Spring will be here soon … Continue reading

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Stop and Smell these Fragrant Flowers!

Shakespeare once said, “A rose by any other name would smell just as sweet.” Roses are infamous for their characteristic scent, but they aren’t the only fragrant flowers in the garden. Highly scented flowers attract pollinators, such as butterflies, bees … Continue reading

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Beautiful Photographs of Decaying Flowers by Billy Kidd

There’s no doubt about it. Roses are breathtakingly beautiful and have inspired amazing works of art from playwrights, poets, painters and photographers for centuries. But once they start to wilt and brown, they are thrown away without a second thought. … Continue reading

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Freebie Friday! Pretty Flower Desktop Wallpapers!

Happy Friday! Here are some free flower desktop wallpapers for you to enjoy! And as always, click on the image to download.

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Freebie Friday: Beautiful Flower Desktop Wallpapers

It’s Friday! Time to add change your desktop wallpaper! Here are some beautiful (and free!)¬† flower desktop wallpaper for you to enjoy. Click on image to save onto your computer.

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India Farmers Face Water Crisis – Now Growing Flowers

Many Farmers in Malur, Karnataka, India have been suffering through a drought that has been killing off their crops. Attempts at irrigation have been unsuccessful; the solution? Grow flowers! Button roses and Dutch roses¬†are cultivated in an area of 472 … Continue reading

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Black Bird Rose

One of the newest roses to be introduced is the Black Bird rose. It is actually a red rose tinted with blues and purples to give the petals a dark purple or black tint. Most tinted roses are a white … Continue reading

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The Garden Rose Gallery

Probably the most popular garden roses of today are those with strong fragrance, huge petal counts and large flower heads. There are many varieties like this for today’s gardens bred by major houses like David Austin Roses from England, Rosen … Continue reading

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Love is in the Air!

Flowers have so many wonderful qualities, but one of my favorites is their scent. Hundreds of years ago, when daily hygiene routines were not as thorough as they are today, weddings were held during the spring and summer seasons for … Continue reading

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