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Nine Varieties Of Daffodils

Nine Varieties Of Daffodils

Daffodils are widely known as the flower of spring. The plants produce one of the first blooms in spring and certainly the most noticeable in spring. When the daffodil bloom, you know spring has arrived. Daffodils are of the narcissus genus and are flowering perennial plants of the amaryllis family. The flower has various common names, including daffodil, March lily, narcissus, and jonquil. There are many sizes, shapes, and bloom colors within the over 10,000 different daffodil varieties. This pretty flower comes with a variety of meaning and symbolism too, so gifting it to someone you like brings intentionality to the gift. [caption id="attachment_988" align="alignnone" width="2400"] Photo by Anita Sue[/caption] You can’t go wrong by planting these spring-flowering bulbs in an outdoor flower...

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6 Perfect Retirement Flowers

6 Perfect Retirement Flowers

Retirement is always a joyous occasion - a day we look forward to from the day we start our first job. Well, most of us, anyway. After putting in a lifetime of labor, the day you can finally sit back and enjoy your life is not to be taken lightly. You must have the best of everything: best food, best friends, the best wine, and - arguably the most important of all - best flowers. More than just a spectacular view, the perfect flowers arrangement should be steeped in meaning and sentiment; an excellent way to display your pride and happiness for the loved one who is retiring. This post will list 6 perfect retirement flowers that would make for an...

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How to plant and grow daffodils

How to plant and grow daffodils

The daffodil is a harbinger of spring. When it grows out from under the snow cover, you realize that the warmer season is coming soon. At first, the green, oblong daffodil leaves emerge from the ground. A stem with a bud appears only later, from which a yellow flower develops. Varieties of these popular garden perennials have grown in abundance over the years. They will bloom in beds and pots and work well as decorative plants for hanging baskets. Their petals come in shades of white, yellow, orange, and even pink. It is cultivated in Poland in gardens and flowerbeds because of its early blooming time and beautiful, bright flowers. It can also be used in floristics to create decorative...

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