There’s a new book out about the “Secret Life” of flowers. The book features photography by Robert Llewellyn of Albermarle County, Virginia. He brings together hundreds of pictures of lovely flowers that are sure to please anyone with an eye for beauty. That’s us, of course, but what really caught our eyes was the comments from the lady who wrote the text, Teri Dunn Chace.
We’ve come across another fantastic floral discovery from the world of geology. Some scientists have discovered, from fossils, that flowers first bloomed some 100 million years before previously discovered. That means we’ve had beautiful flowers on Planet Earth for an unfathomable length of time.
Thanksgiving 2013 is almost upon us, and daFlores has opened its special holiday flowers stores across the site. If you need special flowers this Thanksgiving, please accept this PSA in the spirit it was intended and order now. Wednesday is the last day for delivery of Thanksgiving flowers, and you need to get your order in now to avoid disappointment. If you get your order in this weekend, our florists have time to get in the supplies they need and…
If you’re lucky enough to live in a part of the world where flowers can still blossom, you can brighten up your fall borders with some yellow flowers. The color is just perfect for this time of year, when oranges and golds are common. Bright yellow flowers take the edge off the coldness coming up and add a little bit of cheer as we plummet into the holiday season.