How to Arrange Flowers: Zinnia Bouquet


| 5/21/2013 3:23:00 PM


Tags: how to arrange flowers, DIY project, zinnias, amaranthus, lupine, veronica, The Flower Recipe Book,

The Flower Recipe BookFrom alliums to zinnias, The Flower Recipe Book (Artisan Books, 2013) by Alethea Harampolis and Jill Rizzo acts as a floral encyclopedia, with complete intros to 50 blooms—from the correct pronunciation of flower names to the spectrum of colors they come in, to what’s in season, when, and details specific to each varietal. The Flower Recipe Book provides information on how to arrange flowers with arrangements that run the gamut of styles and techniques, from elegant and structured to wild and lovely, for occasions big and small. Check out the following excerpt for instructions on how to arrange zinnias.

Zinnia Bouquet

hanging zinnia bouquet

FLOWERS

• 20 zinnias
• 4 stems of amaranthus
• 2 stems of lupine
• 4 stems of veronica

VESSEL

• Hanging basket




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