The Victorian language of flowers meant that you could express a wide range of sentiments with a simple floral nosegay. On Valentine's Day, the sweetest of holidays, we take a look at some popular flowers to include in a bouquet and how they speak the language of love.
Now that Labor Day is behind us and the kids are heading back to school, Katherine Anderson of Marigold and Mint creates a number of late summer flower arrangements with three favorite flowers of the season: sunflowers, zinnias, and dahlias.
As the lone, unashamed Royalist in the GardenDesign.com and Saveur.com office, I am here to report on all the floral details of the Royal Wedding, reported live—from my sofa and my television.
And here's our update post for the Royal Wedding with all the flower details of the wedding, including the bouquet and the trees inside Westminster Abbey!
The rose as a universal symbol of love, desire, and beauty is deeply embedded in our society today. Its significance originated in antiquity, and was also influenced over time by Western tradition, mythology, and religion.
When Nicholas Apps, director of special programming and events at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, throws a party, he knows who to call to make it superb. So, too, the directors at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Frick Collection, and other well-known institutions. We asked for their favorite floral designers and made our own calls. They created six arrangements for the home, exclusively for Garden Design.