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Traditionally, red roses, red or white carnations, or any white flower (especially lilies), but the customs of cultures vary and so do the flowers that are associated with death and funerals.
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Phone your local florist. Just like your doctor, etc., if you request your name not be given they have to abide by your wishes, so even if the person went into the floral shop they will not give out this information.Simply tell your florist what type of flowers you want (or ask for suggestions) then…
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If you plunge them up to their necks in very hot water before arranging them it will make them last longer, and even revive them if they have wilted a little. Bacteria in the water is what causes flowers to wilt and rot. This is something you DON'T want in the water. Other things to keep out of the…
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Trimming the vine down to ground level before applying herbicides to the cut in order to infiltrate the uptake part of the severed remainder is a way to kill kudzu.
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Almost 200 million flowers are sold and delivered, 115 million of which are red roses. According to ProFlowers, men buy 75 percent of roses for the holiday. Many young men find the prices too expensive to buy a dozen roses, thanks to the growers knowing this is the best time of year to jack up the…
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During the Victorian Era each flower had a different meaning. Red Roses are the traditional Valentines day gifts because they signify true love. Other colors mean other things: white means purity, and yellow is friendship. One way to chose a different flower is to look for one with a meaning which…
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A shamrock is a three leaf clover. There are very rare shamrocks, though. These ones are four leaf clovers. The four leaf clovers is the most rarest leaves ever.
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Sunlight helps plants grow through the process of photosynthesis. the leaves on the plants absorbs the nutrients and turn them into energy.
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in georgia in some places
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There are many flowers. Pansies, gladioli, ranunculi, freesia, poppy, gardenia, Hippeastrum, lilies, iris, daylilies, roses, geranium, Gypsophila, rudbeckia, rice flower, peony, heliconia, anthurium, hydrangea, Queen Anne's lace, molucella, crocus, orchid, crocosmia, strelitzia, zantedeschia, Japoni…
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Probably the best way to get a sense of the taste is in honeysuckle honey.
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Ivy is the name of the plant that grows out of old buildings. Specifically, the plant (Hedera spp) can climb and creep its way over, through and up abandoned, aged and empty structures. It generally is considered an attractive woody vine. But it also may be regarded as a weed when it is not where …
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Answer 1Not all of them close -- "night-blooming jasmine" for example. They close at night because of the light and the temperature changes Answer 2 Saying that flowers close at night because of light and temperature changes is in effect saying they close at night because it is night. It is not an …
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The seeds from an African violet are light tan to a light brownish color, very tiny, much smaller than the top of a sewing pin head.
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African violets grow as a single crowned and or trailing species. Small plantlet can be grown from a leaf if the leaf is planted in a soil less mixture. African violets are fairly easy to grow. Plants are grown in pots from 2 to 6 inches, depending on their classification; miniature, semiminiature, …
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Rafflesia arnoldii (also known as the stinking corpse lily)Rafflesia arnoldii is the largest single bloom. It's a huge flower that stinks of rotting flesh; the smell attracts small flies which pollinate the flower. While the Titan arum is the world's tallest and largest inflorescence flower. That al…
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Here are the parts of an African violet plant 1. The flower blossoms contain the reproductive parts of a plant. 1a. The two small yellow sacs in the center of the blossom are called anthers. They contain a fine powdery pollen. The pistil is the female part of the plant. It's sticky end collect…
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bluebells and deocradon flowers
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No Rose of Cimarron There is a variety of rose called cimarron, but I do not know of any rose of cimarron. It might be a historical reference to a rose but in the floral industry there is not one.
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The California state flower is the California poppy (Eschscholzia californica). It is a native plant in this and other western states, and prefers open areas. Use the link below to learn more about this flower.
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Flower Knowledge Flowers do not grow in a vase. They can live in a vase after cutting for about two weeks or better with floral food or non-diet soda and bleach. soo do thet need lots of water or not ???
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Yerba Yerba is a herb native to South American. It is related to holly. You can make a drink known as Yerba Mate. It contains a higher level of caffeine than coffee. Check with your local herb or Whole Foods for some. Most South Americans drink it non-stop in a special gourd with a straw atta…
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Meaning of Hydrangea Thank You for Understanding, Frigidity Heartlessness The hydrangea's blossom in the shape of a globe has long attracted many admirers. Japanese legend has it that the emperor once sent a bouquet of hydrangeas to apologize to the family of a girl he loved, his only recor…
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No, else they would not be pollinators. Lilies are normaly poisionous to humans
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Tradescantia is the scientific name of a genus of herbaceous plants. The fields- and woods-loving, native North American perennial in question also may be found referred to by its common name, spiderwort. The scientific name originates as an honor to the English botanists, gardeners, naturalists Joh…
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Answer I'm going to have to point you to the sites that have lists of what you want. One list has 80 flowers, another has 35 flowers, another has 15 with pictures and details. Some of the lists give different meanings to the same flower, such as Mums stand for long life on one list, and exciteme…
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The best way to send flowers is to send them from a local flower shop. Most of the flower shops can guarantee that all orders will be delivered within 24 hours (same day flower delivery) if you are not satisfied with the freshness or quality of your flowers for any reason, most of them will replace …
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Each variety has it's own genetic make up and will a different color. Pinks, purples,whites,red,blues,fantasy (light pink with purple splashes) and lots of colors in between.
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people put flowers on graves so in Heaven they see the flowers and are happy that you still love and miss them
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According to the Old Farmer's Almanac, Rosemary, which is actually an herb, symbolizes remembrance and that a Tea Rose means "I will remember always." According to theFlowerExpert.com, the Gladiolus flower signifies remembrance, the Statice is also symbolic of remembrance, and the Tea Rose means "I …
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to attract pollenating insects
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No one invented flowers. The evolved.
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Supermarket Floral Sales I would say 4 in 10 consumers buy flowers in supermarkets. There are specific numbers but I can't find them yet. The 4 in 10 is from a supermarket publication that only ley me look at the first line. Sorry but I will try to add more.
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Natural Beauty on Earthdepends on the flower and colour.e.g rosewhite roses = freindshippink roses = love at first sightred = love
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The national flower of Korea is Mugunghwa ( ??? ). Translated into English, that is the Rose of Sharon. It blossoms between July and October and has exceptionally strong survival traits against insects.
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You've either let the rose bush get too dry or over watered it. Also check on the back of the leaves (also in the rose pedals) for bugs. If you have any insects on the bush then use 'Safer's Bar Soap' use a potato peeler and put the pieces in a spray water and add tepid water, then spray your ro…
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Roses are considered the most romantic flowers. Red represents love, and yellow means friendship. Although roses are extremely beautiful, there are other flowers that are now becoming very popular, as well. Orchids, carnations; and lilies are often sought out because of their durability.
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Roses
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The state flower of Washington is the Coast Rhododendron.
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The dandelion produces seeds mainly in spring but continues through summer and autumn. The bitter leaves mean that not many animals eat it, so one flower can survive for many years. Dandelions are also adapted to being disturbed, so being moved doesn't limit their ability to grow. The deep, twisted,…
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The state flower for California is the California poppy, Eschscholzia californica. This is a cool season wildflower that tends to grow on south facing slopes throughout the state. It is not fond of particularly fertile soil but it does grow in agricultural fields if they are sufficiently well draine…
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The state flower of flordia is an orange blossom
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The Goldenrod The State flower is the Goldenrod (Solidago spp.) adopted on October 1, 1942.
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the golden rod
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That a weed can be defined as any plant that is not in the place that the cultivator or owner desires it to be is the reason that invasive plants sometimes are considered weeds. Specifically, there are two widely accepted definitions of weeds. One describes weeds as plants whose benefits are forgo…
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Answer It is a bud.
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Either pull it out or use a hoe on a sunny day...
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Some plants need to be regularly divided or they stop flowering. Others need pruning. If you know what flowers you have, you should be able to find out what you need to do. Generally all plants benefit from some fertilizer and adequate water. Join a garden club to get some advice. You can also atten…
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As a memorial to the deceased. It is a way of expressing sorrow, and sympathy for the person's family. It could also be viewed as an expression of rebirth. The flowers seem to grow from the ground where the body is buried. In this way the person is reborn.
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Inexpensive FlowersAs a florist for 10 years, I have heard this question a million times. Inexpensive doesn't necessarily mean carnations, daisies and the such. Even though flowers are grown year round and world wide, I believe in the seasons of things. As tomatoes are great in summer, in the winter…
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Jobs For 13-Year-Olds Maybe u can work in the library,or do cummunity help.Help around in school.! And in your neighbor hood! Paid employment for 13-year-olds will be babysitting or providing other help and services to people. Perhaps you could start a grocery delivery service for the homebo…
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California Poppy
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Answer Daisys, tulips, marigolds. Mostly its the bright colored flowers such as those I do believe. Bees cannot see red, but see ultraviolet wavelengths so colors in the blue and violet spectrum are attractive (ie - rosemary). If a flower is a good producer of nectar or pollen, bees will be attr…
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Indolic means the heady scent of white flowers. White lilac, lily, tuberose, and orange Blossom are some other indolic flowers.
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with seeds
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well a leaf is among very tender juiceable objects in life. Grasp a leaf in between your little toes, and squeeze...squeeze...squeeze....squeeze! juice should slowly but then quickly run down from the private parts...stem. Put into a glass and add with juiced water. Sip and ENJOY!
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Buying Cinquefoil Check with your garend center. This is not a floral item. They species is from Europe and like cool temperate regions. An herbal store or natural gardening center might have a line on some. Hope this helps.
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Aster aster is the Symbol of Love dainitness
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The white pine cone and tassel.
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The leaves give off water
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Answer to smell them.... yay & there edible, meaning there food (well some ar!) but they let out oxygen so therefore its good for our environment! :)
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daisies daffodils dandelions roses tulipsdogwoodslilies
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Delphinium flowers have a variety of shades of colors such as white, pink, purple and blue. They are perennial flowers that have five petals and grow very tall.
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Indoor plants normally require a minimum of 600 Lux (unit of light intensity) to grow, below this growth is extremely poor, plants are stressed and normally die
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Purple Roses mean "Enchantment" Love at first sight
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Some do
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The state flower of California is the Golden Poppy.
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That depends. Take this quiz to find out.a. You wear mostly pink and red.b. You wear motly black.c. You wear random colors.a. you are on the top ten popularity list at your school.b. you are a goth and dont get much attenion.c. you dont care how popular you are.a. you have pretty handwriting.b. your…
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$9.99 at Meijer on Carpenter Road, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Much cheaper than at the local florist.
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A woody plant that has multiple stems and matures to a maximum height of 15-20 feet [5-6 meters] is a definition of a shrub. It's a woody plant because it's like trees in its internal structure and outward appearance. For example, it has two sets of transportation channels. The xylem moves water and…
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Before you water the plant, add sugar to the water, and heat it just a little so it will mix better. Stir it for about 20 seconds and then water your plant.
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rafflesia arnoldii
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Sugar-rich liquid produced in glands called nectares is what flower nectar is. It may be found within the flower in order to attract pollinators. But nectar also may be produced in glands outside the flower in order to attract non-pollinators into defensive arrangements whereby the entire plant is p…
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· Urginea · Ursinia
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carnation, violets, Begonia, buttercup, hibiscus, rose, geranium, ox lip, tiger lily, etc.
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Store bought and natural fertilizers are both believed to assist plant growth. The type of plant depends on what type of fertilizer is best. Miracle gro is a store bought fertilizer and cow manure is a natural fertilizer.
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Loamy soil makes plants grow faster. The soil in question models the best situations in terms of drainage, infiltration and percolation of moisture so that air and water pore spaces do not get clogged. Loamy soil also serves as the model for optimal delivery of nutrients and support for food chains …
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The cosmos flower has leaves that occur in pairs. Its outer petals are broad ray florets, and its inner petals are disc florets.
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Botanists estimate that there are more than 10000 species of flowering plants.There are about 1 million of flowers in the whole world. So it is impossible to remember the name of each & every flower.
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Buy Fresh Flowers The only place I can think of is a greenhouse, which supplies to flower shops. To easily buy the seeds to the most beautiful flowers and even help with fundraising, see the Related Link.
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Orange roses These roses offer the meaning of a new start, I desire you is what it says .
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Calamansi, or calamondin, also known as lemoncito, is a citrus tree native to the Phillipines. Its scientific name is Citrofortunella microcarpa. Or did you mean calamari? Calamari, or squid (singular calamaro, squid), are of the order Teuthida; they are marine cephalopods.
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when your gonna water your plant place sugar with water and mix it
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The Golden Poppy
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Call Direct It is hard to answer except that maybe you need to talk to someone at 1800flowers.com to find out.
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Japanese iris Camellia Chrysanthemum Cherry blossom Water lilies Vanda and Phalenopsis orchids Toad lilies (look oriental) Magnolia Wisteria Clematis (I think) Basically anything that has the name Japonica (meaning from japan) or anything that has the name Chinensis (from china) on the end of th…
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Baloons to Mexico City FTD.com or Teleflora.com
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It is called the stigma
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1.plant flower seeds in a pot and put it in a window with plenty of sun. 2. water them 2 a day with warm sticky mayo(for best results microwave the mayo on high for 3 minutes.
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Flowers are actually the sexual organs of the plant. The flower carries the seeds and when it dries out, it releases the seeds.
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Florida's state flower is the orange blossom.
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Decide where you want to plant. Pay attention to what your growing zone is. The amount of sunlight and type of soil will help you decide what will grow at that site. Look at the plant tag. It will tell you how deep to plant and if it is a shade or sun plant. Water appropriately. You might ask at a g…
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There are many flowers whose names start with "A" both in their scientific and common names: Abies KoreanaabutilonAcaciaAcer tataricumAfrican LillyAfrican VioletAgapanthusagaveAgeratumAlchemillaAlliumAlstromeriaAlyssumAmaryllisambrosieaAmethystAmaranthusAnemoneAngelicaAnthuriumAntirrhinumApple Bloss…
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my daughter has this on her crossword also and i have no clue what it is Anyone know? The Poppy.
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The Yellow rose means Friendship, Joy and Get Well. Also infidelity.
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