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Spring Trends Begin with Flowers

Spring is a glorious time of year for revival, refreshing optimism and happy frames of mind for warmer weather and plans for hiking, picnicking, sightseeing and noticing all kinds of flowers come to life. Crocuses and daffodils are among the first to herald the arrival of spring, and many fashion and interior decor trends line up with flowers this time of year.

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March 29, 2017 / Blooms Today
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Spring Beauty: Working the Ground for Your Garden

Spring, like true love, is always sweeter for the long wait, and it has arrived. Though freeze dates are still on the horizon, the home gardener can get outside and begin preparing the ground for seeds and seedlings, flowers, fruits and vegetables. Turning and tilling the soil is a good first step for aerating what’s been compacted over winter and adding compost. What you are planting will dictate how deep you dig and turn.

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April 5, 2016 / Blooms Today
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Easter Flowers: Lilies, Tulips, and More

Easter coincides with spring which welcomes new life from the ground up as spring flowers, blades of grass and other growth pokes up into our world. Trees leaf out, while animals give birth, with bunnies in abundance, and many rejoice in longer, warmer days.

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March 22, 2016 / Blooms Today
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Designing the Perfect Wedding Bouquet

Ah, the wedding bouquet: the symbol of the bride’s good luck and the piece every lady longs to catch. In old England, the wedding bouquet would actually be carried by the bride as a decoy!

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May 21, 2015 / Blooms Today
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Incorporating Spring Colors into Your Bouquet

Now that Spring is here, what better way to celebrate it than with a colorful bouquet of seasonal flowers as a center piece on your dining table? Treasure the warmth and season of new life and renewal with some popular spring flowers.

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May 20, 2015 / Blooms Today
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The Best Plants to Sow in Early Spring

Early spring is a great time to get a head start on sowing your garden for the upcoming growing season. Whether you’re planting a garden of vegetables or a flower garden, there are several species that can, and should, be planted now for optimal growing conditions.

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April 22, 2015 / Blooms Today
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Flower and Garden Activities for Kids

The garden can be a great place to get your kids outdoors to learn about plants and how to work with their hands. One of the most fun features of a garden for kids is the flowering plants. This offers a variety of gardening and crafting options so your kids can happily turn off the TV and get their hands a little flowery.

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March 30, 2015 / Blooms Today
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Gardening Terms Every Gardener Should Know

There are a few pro-terms all gardeners know. But with all of this information to learn, what is a beginning gardener to do? Start with some essential terms that will have you fitting right in at your gardening club.

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March 23, 2015 / Blooms Today
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The Best Smelling Flowers

There are some flowers which are not only beautiful but quite fragrant as well. These beautiful and fragrant flowers are a treat for the senses and make the environment that they are in a lot more pleasant for the eyes and nose. Fragrant flowers are often planted in gardens and put in bouquets so that people can enjoy their scent. Blooms Today has compiled a list of some of the most fragrant flowers.

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June 24, 2014 / Blooms Today
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How to Get the Best Quality Lilies

Lilies have been growing for centuries all across the world. They grow across Asia, from China and Japan to the Middle East, in southern Europe, as well as in North America. The genus, Lilium, has over 100 different natural species.

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June 13, 2014 / Blooms Today
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