DAILY FLOWER: Aloha Rose, 01-14-21

By Karen England, the Edgehill Herb Farmer. “That greeting is Aloha – love, I love you, my love to you. Good day – what is it more than an impersonal remark about the weather? How do you do – it is personal in a merely casual interrogative sort of way. But Aloha! It is a…

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DAILY FLOWER: Sea Lavender 01-13-21

By Karen England, the Edgehill Herb Farmer. “ … shallow stream at full tide a bed of sea-lavender, fallen from the glory of their prime, and …” – Harold John Massingham, Untrodden Ways, 1923

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DAILY FLOWER: Berries & Cream Rose

By Karen England, the Edgehill Herb Farmer. “The flowers bow their headsThe sun she blushesAnd she turns redLeaves are begging trees to be shedTo fall beside youWords are shamed to be saidAnd lips are craving to be fedButter’s not good enough for breadWhen you come through I smelled your breath and it wasSweet as berries…

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DAILY FLOWER: Daylily, 01-10-21

By Karen England, the Edgehill Herb Farmer. From daylilies.org – “Plants of the genus Hemerocallis, family Hemerocallidaceae. Some older references may still include Hemerocallis in the lily family, Liliaceae. Generally, a single daylily bud is in bloom for a single day before it begins to wither. Multiple buds on the scapes provide bloom over a…

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DAILY FLOWER: Cranberry Hibiscus 01-09-21

“Where flowers bloom so does hope.” – Lady Bird Johnson

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