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Tag Archive for ‘foraged bouquets’

Dried Things, You Make My Heart Sing

There’s probably a fine line between what is a bouquet, an altar, and a pile of stuff you just like to look at it. Whatever makes your own heart sing. Bouquets might come from the backyard, the park, or a beach. Sometimes an actual flower is involved, sometimes a bunch of twigs. Winter leaves for […]

Foraging Backyard Bouquets

I’ve been foraging in the backyard for bouquets, looking at the garden with a murderous glint in my eye for lush leafings and anything gone to seed. Surely plants don’t need all of those leaves and pods.   A bouquet with vegetable leaves might be a little avant-garde in the flower-arranging world. Avant-garden. My own backyard […]