Saturday, March 13, 2010
Spring and Sprigs - P*H*CB
Well you are all aware of my love for the Japanese Cherry Blossom. But I also have a great love for Peonies and Hydrangea. They are flowering trees or bushes that fill the air with subtle sweet fragrances and a wide variety of color. But, I wondered what theses flowers had in common that would draw me to them all the time. Here's what I found.
Delicate but hardy, their background stories are rich and diverse. Reading about them today, I found their history and existence to be as fascinating as their multi-cultural beauty. Let me introduce, Peony, Hydrangea and Cherry Blossom.
All photos courtesy of http://www.sxc.hu/