Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
Tropical Central to South America
All colours except true black and blue. Lilac, yellow, orange, and white. Also bi-coloured.
From a week to almost two weeks.
Floral. Some are very strongly fragranced
The flowers are expensive and generally used to add a luxurious touch to designs
Do not refrigerate as the flowers can not tolerate cold. They are also sensitive to ethylene gas so keep away from fruits and vegatables
Add a leaf to a large-ish vase to create a small puddle of water for your short flower stem to rest in.
Gently curve a shallow area with a leaf to showcase a gorgeous flower with a short stem in a water filled vase
This is both a decorative and functional design solution. But most importantly, I think, there is absolutely zero waste.
A sustainable, absolutely no waste floral design using willow to suspend your flower head in your arrangement.
Weave a basket with dangling edges for a single orchid display