Flowers Talk

I saw a country garden stretching as far as the eye could see; Woven in the landscape, coloured jewels grew naturally. Angels had kissed each ... Read more

In a Garden

The world is resting without sound or motion, Behind the apple tree the sun goes down Painting with fire the spires and the windows In the ... Read more

Flower Fairies

Flower Fairy Alphabet by Cicely Mary Barker CLICK PHOTOS FOR LARGER VIEWS From A Flower Fairy Alphabet by Cicely Mary Barker. LONDON: ... Read more

Flowers and Gardens

"Flowers seem intended for the solace of ordinary humanity." —John Ruskin When the world wearies, and society ceases to satisfy, there is always ... Read more

Flowers: Legends and Lore

CLICK PHOTOS FOR LARGER VIEWS Amaryllis - According to legend, Amaryllis was a shy, timid maiden who fell deeply in love with Alteo, a shepherd ... Read more

My Heaven on Earth

“All that in this delightful garden grows, should happy be,and have immortal bliss.” —Edmond Spencer TomOhio JonOhio MelissaNew ... Read more

The Language of Flowers

During the Victorian era, people often gave each other flowers and used the "language of flowers" (sometimes called floriography) to express feelings ... Read more