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  • The Language of Fir

    The Language of Fir

    The Language of Fir   THE LANGUAGE OF FIR Fir is a genus of over 50 species of evergreen trees. They are large trees, known for their need...

    The Language of Fir   THE LANGUAGE OF FIR Fir is a genus of over 50 species of evergreen trees. They are large trees, known for their needle-like leaves. Although...

    The Language of Fir

    The Language of Fir   THE LANGUAGE OF FIR Fir is a genus of over 50 species of evergreen trees. They are large trees, known for their need...
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  • The Language of Hypericum

    The Language of Hypericum

    The Language of Hypericum Berries   THE LANGUAGE OF HYPERICUM BERRIES Hypericum is a flowering plant in the family Hypericaceae. It is nat...

    The Language of Hypericum Berries   THE LANGUAGE OF HYPERICUM BERRIES Hypericum is a flowering plant in the family Hypericaceae. It is native to Europe and is often found in...

    The Language of Hypericum

    The Language of Hypericum Berries   THE LANGUAGE OF HYPERICUM BERRIES Hypericum is a flowering plant in the family Hypericaceae. It is nat...
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  • The Language of Phsyalis

    The Language of Phsyalis

    The Language of Physalis   THE LANGUAGE OF PHYSALIS Physalis, also known as the Chinese lantern is a perennial plant which belongs to a fa...

    The Language of Physalis   THE LANGUAGE OF PHYSALIS Physalis, also known as the Chinese lantern is a perennial plant which belongs to a family of more than 80 different...

    The Language of Phsyalis

    The Language of Physalis   THE LANGUAGE OF PHYSALIS Physalis, also known as the Chinese lantern is a perennial plant which belongs to a fa...
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  • The Language of Astrantia

    The Language of Astrantia

    The Language of Astrantia   THE LANGUAGE OF ASTRANTIA Astrantia Major, the great masterwort is a species of flowering plant in the famil...

    The Language of Astrantia   THE LANGUAGE OF ASTRANTIA Astrantia Major, the great masterwort is a species of flowering plant in the family Apiaceae, native to central and eastern Europe....

    The Language of Astrantia

    The Language of Astrantia   THE LANGUAGE OF ASTRANTIA Astrantia Major, the great masterwort is a species of flowering plant in the famil...
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  • The Language of Rosehip Berries

    The Language of Rosehip Berries

    The Language of Rosehip Berries   THE LANGUAGE OF ROSEHIP After the roses have finished flowering, it's time for the wonderful rosehips ...

    The Language of Rosehip Berries   THE LANGUAGE OF ROSEHIP After the roses have finished flowering, it's time for the wonderful rosehips to bloom - a beautiful addition to any...

    The Language of Rosehip Berries

    The Language of Rosehip Berries   THE LANGUAGE OF ROSEHIP After the roses have finished flowering, it's time for the wonderful rosehips ...
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  • The Language of the Vuvuzela Rose

    The Language of the Vuvuzela Rose

    The Language of the Vuvuzela Roses   THE LANGUAGE OF VUVUZELA ROSES The Vuvuzela Rose is a variety of garden rose that has been bred sin...

    The Language of the Vuvuzela Roses   THE LANGUAGE OF VUVUZELA ROSES The Vuvuzela Rose is a variety of garden rose that has been bred since 2010. Garden Roses are...

    The Language of the Vuvuzela Rose

    The Language of the Vuvuzela Roses   THE LANGUAGE OF VUVUZELA ROSES The Vuvuzela Rose is a variety of garden rose that has been bred sin...
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  • The Language of Lilies

    The Language of Lilies

    The Language of Lilies   THE LANGUAGE OF LILIES Lilium is a genus of herbaceous flowering plants growing from bulbs. Most species are na...

    The Language of Lilies   THE LANGUAGE OF LILIES Lilium is a genus of herbaceous flowering plants growing from bulbs. Most species are native to the northern hemisphere. There are about...

    The Language of Lilies

    The Language of Lilies   THE LANGUAGE OF LILIES Lilium is a genus of herbaceous flowering plants growing from bulbs. Most species are na...
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  • The Language of Gyposphila

    The Language of Gyposphila

    The Language of Gypsophila   THE LANGUAGE OF GYPSOPHILA Gypsophila is a genus of flowering plants in the carnation family, Caryophyllacea...

    The Language of Gypsophila   THE LANGUAGE OF GYPSOPHILA Gypsophila is a genus of flowering plants in the carnation family, Caryophyllaceae. They are native to Europe, Asia and Northern Africa....

    The Language of Gyposphila

    The Language of Gypsophila   THE LANGUAGE OF GYPSOPHILA Gypsophila is a genus of flowering plants in the carnation family, Caryophyllacea...
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  • The Language of Eucalyptus

    The Language of Eucalyptus

    The Language of Eucalyptus   THE LANGUAGE OF EUCALYPTUS  Eucalyptus is a genus of 700 species of flowering trees. The Eucalyptus tree is...

    The Language of Eucalyptus   THE LANGUAGE OF EUCALYPTUS  Eucalyptus is a genus of 700 species of flowering trees. The Eucalyptus tree is native to Australia but due to the...

    The Language of Eucalyptus

    The Language of Eucalyptus   THE LANGUAGE OF EUCALYPTUS  Eucalyptus is a genus of 700 species of flowering trees. The Eucalyptus tree is...
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  • The language of Lisianthus

    The language of Lisianthus

    THE LANGUAGE OF LISIANTHUS How these multilayered flowers came to receive their name... Eustoma, commonly known as lisianthus is a small...

    THE LANGUAGE OF LISIANTHUS How these multilayered flowers came to receive their name... Eustoma, commonly known as lisianthus is a small genus of plants in the gentian family, with currently three known species. The lisianthus...

    The language of Lisianthus

    THE LANGUAGE OF LISIANTHUS How these multilayered flowers came to receive their name... Eustoma, commonly known as lisianthus is a small...
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  • The language of Clematis

    The language of Clematis

    THE LANGUAGE OF CLEMATIS How these dainty flowers came to receive their name... Clematis is a genus of about 300 species within the Ranu...

    THE LANGUAGE OF CLEMATIS How these dainty flowers came to receive their name... Clematis is a genus of about 300 species within the Ranunculaceae family, commonly known as the Buttercup...

    The language of Clematis

    THE LANGUAGE OF CLEMATIS How these dainty flowers came to receive their name... Clematis is a genus of about 300 species within the Ranu...
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  • The language of Delphiniums

    The language of Delphiniums

    THE LANGUAGE OF DELPHINIUMS How these stunning flowers came to receive their name... Delphinium is a genus of about 300 species in the R...

    THE LANGUAGE OF DELPHINIUMS How these stunning flowers came to receive their name... Delphinium is a genus of about 300 species in the Ranunculaceae family. They are native to the Northern Hemisphere and also on the high mountains...

    The language of Delphiniums

    THE LANGUAGE OF DELPHINIUMS How these stunning flowers came to receive their name... Delphinium is a genus of about 300 species in the R...
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  • The language of Dahlias

    The language of Dahlias

    THE LANGUAGE OF DAHLIAS How these sculptural flowers came to receive their name... Dahlias are one of the favourite summer flowers - see...

    THE LANGUAGE OF DAHLIAS How these sculptural flowers came to receive their name... Dahlias are one of the favourite summer flowers - seen throughout the warmer months in Britain. They...

    The language of Dahlias

    THE LANGUAGE OF DAHLIAS How these sculptural flowers came to receive their name... Dahlias are one of the favourite summer flowers - see...
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  • The language of Wax flowers

    The language of Wax flowers

    THE LANGUAGE OF WAX FLOWERS How these delicate blooms came to receive their name... Chamelaucium, also known as wax flower, is a genus o...

    THE LANGUAGE OF WAX FLOWERS How these delicate blooms came to receive their name... Chamelaucium, also known as wax flower, is a genus of shrubs that originated in Western Australia....

    The language of Wax flowers

    THE LANGUAGE OF WAX FLOWERS How these delicate blooms came to receive their name... Chamelaucium, also known as wax flower, is a genus o...
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  • The language of Sunflowers

    The language of Sunflowers

    THE LANGUAGE OF SUNFLOWERS How these joyful flowers came to receive their name... Helianthus is a genus comprising about 70 species of a...

    THE LANGUAGE OF SUNFLOWERS How these joyful flowers came to receive their name... Helianthus is a genus comprising about 70 species of annual and perennial flowering plants commonly known as sunflowers. They are native to North...

    The language of Sunflowers

    THE LANGUAGE OF SUNFLOWERS How these joyful flowers came to receive their name... Helianthus is a genus comprising about 70 species of a...
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  • The language of Orchids

    The language of Orchids

    THE LANGUAGE OF ORCHIDS How these oriental flowers came to receive their name... Orchidaceae commonly called the orchid family, is one o...

    THE LANGUAGE OF ORCHIDS How these oriental flowers came to receive their name... Orchidaceae commonly called the orchid family, is one of largest families of flowering plants. There are over 28,000 different...

    The language of Orchids

    THE LANGUAGE OF ORCHIDS How these oriental flowers came to receive their name... Orchidaceae commonly called the orchid family, is one o...
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  • The language of Roses

    The language of Roses

    THE LANGUAGE OF ROSE How this famous flowers came to receive their name... The rose is one of the oldest and most famous flowers in the ...

    THE LANGUAGE OF ROSE How this famous flowers came to receive their name... The rose is one of the oldest and most famous flowers in the world. With over 150...

    The language of Roses

    THE LANGUAGE OF ROSE How this famous flowers came to receive their name... The rose is one of the oldest and most famous flowers in the ...
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  • The language of Astilbe

    The language of Astilbe

    THE LANGUAGE OF ASTILBE How this feathery flowers came to receive their name... Astilbe is a genus of 18 species of rhizomatous flowerin...

    THE LANGUAGE OF ASTILBE How this feathery flowers came to receive their name... Astilbe is a genus of 18 species of rhizomatous flowering plants within the family Saxifragaceae. It is...

    The language of Astilbe

    THE LANGUAGE OF ASTILBE How this feathery flowers came to receive their name... Astilbe is a genus of 18 species of rhizomatous flowerin...
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  • The language of Rosemary

    The language of Rosemary

    THE LANGUAGE OF ROSEMARY How this fragrant herb came to receive their name... Rosemary, is a fragrant, evergreen shrub identified by it...

    THE LANGUAGE OF ROSEMARY How this fragrant herb came to receive their name... Rosemary, is a fragrant, evergreen shrub identified by it’s needle-like leaves and purple, pink, white and dark...

    The language of Rosemary

    THE LANGUAGE OF ROSEMARY How this fragrant herb came to receive their name... Rosemary, is a fragrant, evergreen shrub identified by it...
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  • The language of Nigella

    The language of Nigella

    THE LANGUAGE OF NIGELLA How these romantic flowers came to receive their name... Nigella damascena is an annual garden flowering plan...

    THE LANGUAGE OF NIGELLA How these romantic flowers came to receive their name... Nigella damascena is an annual garden flowering plant, belonging to the buttercup family.  Nigella is native to...

    The language of Nigella

    THE LANGUAGE OF NIGELLA How these romantic flowers came to receive their name... Nigella damascena is an annual garden flowering plan...
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  • The language of Peonies

    The language of Peonies

    THE LANGUAGE OF PEONIES How these loved flowers came to receive their name... We are so excited that our May flower of the month is peon...

    THE LANGUAGE OF PEONIES How these loved flowers came to receive their name... We are so excited that our May flower of the month is peonies - a favourite for...

    The language of Peonies

    THE LANGUAGE OF PEONIES How these loved flowers came to receive their name... We are so excited that our May flower of the month is peon...
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  • The language of Daisies

    The language of Daisies

    THE LANGUAGE OF DAISIES How these little beauties came to receive their name... Bellis perennis, the daisy, is a European species of the ...

    THE LANGUAGE OF DAISIES How these little beauties came to receive their name... Bellis perennis, the daisy, is a European species of the family Asteraceae. Although they originated in Europe,...

    The language of Daisies

    THE LANGUAGE OF DAISIES How these little beauties came to receive their name... Bellis perennis, the daisy, is a European species of the ...
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  • The language of Daffodils

    The language of Daffodils

    THE LANGUAGE OF DAFFODILS How these spring favourites came to receive their name... Daffodil is the common name used for the genus plant ...

    THE LANGUAGE OF DAFFODILS How these spring favourites came to receive their name... Daffodil is the common name used for the genus plant Narcissus. Daffodils are native to northern Europe...

    The language of Daffodils

    THE LANGUAGE OF DAFFODILS How these spring favourites came to receive their name... Daffodil is the common name used for the genus plant ...
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  • The language of Sweet pea

    The language of Sweet pea

    THE LANGUAGE OF SWEET PEA How these fragrant flowers came to receive their name... Sweet pea is is a flowering plant in the genus Lathyr...

    THE LANGUAGE OF SWEET PEA How these fragrant flowers came to receive their name... Sweet pea is is a flowering plant in the genus Lathyrus in the family Fabaceae, native...

    The language of Sweet pea

    THE LANGUAGE OF SWEET PEA How these fragrant flowers came to receive their name... Sweet pea is is a flowering plant in the genus Lathyr...
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  • The language of Guelder Rose

    The language of Guelder Rose

    THE LANGUAGE OF GUELDER ROSE How these pom-pom like flowers came to receive their name Guelder Rose, also known as Viburnum opulus is a h...

    THE LANGUAGE OF GUELDER ROSE How these pom-pom like flowers came to receive their name Guelder Rose, also known as Viburnum opulus is a hardy shrub, native to Europe, Northern...

    The language of Guelder Rose

    THE LANGUAGE OF GUELDER ROSE How these pom-pom like flowers came to receive their name Guelder Rose, also known as Viburnum opulus is a h...
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  • The language of Scabiosa

    The language of Scabiosa

    THE LANGUAGE OF SCABIOSA How these delicate pincushion flowers came to receive their name Scabiosa is a genus in the honeysuckle family o...

    THE LANGUAGE OF SCABIOSA How these delicate pincushion flowers came to receive their name Scabiosa is a genus in the honeysuckle family of flowering plants. The flower is also known...

    The language of Scabiosa

    THE LANGUAGE OF SCABIOSA How these delicate pincushion flowers came to receive their name Scabiosa is a genus in the honeysuckle family o...
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  • The language of Carpe Diem Roses

    The language of Carpe Diem Roses

    THE LANGUAGE OF CARPE DIEM ROSES How these ruffled beauties came to receive their name A rose is a woody perennial flowering plant of the...

    THE LANGUAGE OF CARPE DIEM ROSES How these ruffled beauties came to receive their name A rose is a woody perennial flowering plant of the genus Rosa, in the family...

    The language of Carpe Diem Roses

    THE LANGUAGE OF CARPE DIEM ROSES How these ruffled beauties came to receive their name A rose is a woody perennial flowering plant of the...
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  • The language of Ammi

    The language of Ammi

    THE LANGUAGE OF AMMI How these textured flowers came to receive their name Ammi is a genus of about six species of summer-flowering plant...

    THE LANGUAGE OF AMMI How these textured flowers came to receive their name Ammi is a genus of about six species of summer-flowering plants in the family Apiaceae.   They...

    The language of Ammi

    THE LANGUAGE OF AMMI How these textured flowers came to receive their name Ammi is a genus of about six species of summer-flowering plant...
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  • The language of Icelandic Poppies

    The language of Icelandic Poppies

    THE LANGUAGE OF ICELANDIC POPPIES How these magical flowers came to to receive their name The Icelandic poppy is a boreal flowering pla...

    THE LANGUAGE OF ICELANDIC POPPIES How these magical flowers came to to receive their name The Icelandic poppy is a boreal flowering plant.   Native to subpolar regions of Asia,...

    The language of Icelandic Poppies

    THE LANGUAGE OF ICELANDIC POPPIES How these magical flowers came to to receive their name The Icelandic poppy is a boreal flowering pla...
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  • The language of Lilac

    The language of Lilac

    THE LANGUAGE OF LILAC How these scented flowers came to receive their name... The genus name of a Lilac flower is Syringa which derived ...

    THE LANGUAGE OF LILAC How these scented flowers came to receive their name... The genus name of a Lilac flower is Syringa which derived from an Ancient Greek word: syrinx,...

    The language of Lilac

    THE LANGUAGE OF LILAC How these scented flowers came to receive their name... The genus name of a Lilac flower is Syringa which derived ...
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  • The language of Ranunculus

    The language of Ranunculus

    THE LANGUAGE OF RANUNCULUS How these delicate flowers came to receive their name... Ranunculus is a large genus of about 600 species of...

    THE LANGUAGE OF RANUNCULUS How these delicate flowers came to receive their name... Ranunculus is a large genus of about 600 species of flowering plants in the family Ranunculaceae. Members...

    The language of Ranunculus

    THE LANGUAGE OF RANUNCULUS How these delicate flowers came to receive their name... Ranunculus is a large genus of about 600 species of...
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  • The language of Mimosa

    The language of Mimosa

    THE LANGUAGE OF MIMOSA How these vibrant flowers came to receive their name... Mimosa is a genus of about 420 species of herbs and shrub...

    THE LANGUAGE OF MIMOSA How these vibrant flowers came to receive their name... Mimosa is a genus of about 420 species of herbs and shrubs. It is native to southern...

    The language of Mimosa

    THE LANGUAGE OF MIMOSA How these vibrant flowers came to receive their name... Mimosa is a genus of about 420 species of herbs and shrub...
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  • The language of Memory Lane Rose

    The language of Memory Lane Rose

    THE LANGUAGE OF MEMORY LANE ROSE How these lilac roses came to receive their name... There are over 150 species of roses in the world. T...

    THE LANGUAGE OF MEMORY LANE ROSE How these lilac roses came to receive their name... There are over 150 species of roses in the world. The rose variety Memory Lane...

    The language of Memory Lane Rose

    THE LANGUAGE OF MEMORY LANE ROSE How these lilac roses came to receive their name... There are over 150 species of roses in the world. T...
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  • The language of Holly

    The language of Holly

    THE LANGUAGE OF HOLLY How these festive flowers came to receive their name... Holly is a genus of over 560 species of flowering plants i...

    THE LANGUAGE OF HOLLY How these festive flowers came to receive their name... Holly is a genus of over 560 species of flowering plants in the family Aquifoliaceae, and the...

    The language of Holly

    THE LANGUAGE OF HOLLY How these festive flowers came to receive their name... Holly is a genus of over 560 species of flowering plants i...
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  • The language of Tulips

    The language of Tulips

    THE LANGUAGE OF TULIPS How these popular flowers came to receive their name... Tulips originated as a wild flower growing in Central As...

    THE LANGUAGE OF TULIPS How these popular flowers came to receive their name... Tulips originated as a wild flower growing in Central Asia. They were found by the Turks as...

    The language of Tulips

    THE LANGUAGE OF TULIPS How these popular flowers came to receive their name... Tulips originated as a wild flower growing in Central As...
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  • The language of Anemones

    The language of Anemones

    THE LANGUAGE OF ANEMONES How these delicate flowers came to receive their name... Anemones originated in the Near East and the Mediterr...

    THE LANGUAGE OF ANEMONES How these delicate flowers came to receive their name... Anemones originated in the Near East and the Mediterranean, and were first brought to Britain at the...

    The language of Anemones

    THE LANGUAGE OF ANEMONES How these delicate flowers came to receive their name... Anemones originated in the Near East and the Mediterr...
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  • The Language of Poppies

    The Language of Poppies

    THE LANGUAGE OF POPPIES  How these colourful flowers came to receive their symbol... Poppies have been used over the past 200 years to r...

    THE LANGUAGE OF POPPIES  How these colourful flowers came to receive their symbol... Poppies have been used over the past 200 years to remember those who have given their lives...

    The Language of Poppies

    THE LANGUAGE OF POPPIES  How these colourful flowers came to receive their symbol... Poppies have been used over the past 200 years to r...
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  • The Language Of Hydrangeas

    The Language Of Hydrangeas

    THE LANGUAGE OF HYDRANGEAS  Each colour of hydrangea carries a hidden meaning... The bountiful Hydrangea has been capturing hearts and m...

    THE LANGUAGE OF HYDRANGEAS  Each colour of hydrangea carries a hidden meaning... The bountiful Hydrangea has been capturing hearts and minds of people around the world ever since it was first discovered....

    The Language Of Hydrangeas

    THE LANGUAGE OF HYDRANGEAS  Each colour of hydrangea carries a hidden meaning... The bountiful Hydrangea has been capturing hearts and m...
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  • Why we Love: Dahlias

    Why we Love: Dahlias

      Every year across England, from late summer to mid-autumn, glorious dahlias bloom in nurseries and gardens wherever there is fertile, well...

      Every year across England, from late summer to mid-autumn, glorious dahlias bloom in nurseries and gardens wherever there is fertile, well-drained soil and plenty of sunlight. But the dahlia,...

    Why we Love: Dahlias

      Every year across England, from late summer to mid-autumn, glorious dahlias bloom in nurseries and gardens wherever there is fertile, well...
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