Flowers Links

Photo: Ron Mader, Flowers (Some rights reserved) What would insiders like others know about flowers? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesHow the Covid-19 pandemic hit the cut-flower chain Translating: FlowersFrench: FleursGerman: BlumenSpanish: Flores Dahlia Videos The Origin of Flowers Wikipedia: SpeciesAlcea (Holleyhocks)AlyssumAzaleaBegoniaCalibrachoaCleomeCoreopsis grandifloraDahliaDelphiniumDianthusEaster lily – Zephyranthes atamascaFreesiaGaillardiaLily of the valleyMalvaPericallisRoseTithoniaVinca WikipediaIkebana Planeta.com

Flowers

Photo: Ron Mader, Wattle (Some rights reserved) Flower = Seed-bearing part of a plant, consisting of reproductive organs (stamens and carpels) that are typically surrounded by a brightly colored corolla (petals) and a green calyx (sepals). QuotesEarth laughs in flowers.– Ralph Waldo Emerson Some people grumble because roses have thorns; I am thankful that the …

Dublin Flowers

Photo: q phia, flower lady We love Dublin and coverage from Lovin Dublin about the ongoing story about flower sellers in … Dublin, Ireland. Tip from Catherine MackIf you’re going to Dublin on your travels, please visit the flower sellers, buy some flowers and share your pics on social media. Tell the govt @Failte_Ireland how …

State of the World’s Plants (2016)

Just Published: State of the World’s Plants Download report (pdf) The report – prepared by Kathy J. Willis and Steve Bachman with contribution from 80 experts from the Kew Royal Botanic Gardens in London – provides, a first-time ever baseline assessment of our current knowledge on the diversity of plants on earth, the global threats these plants currently face, and …