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By Mandy Kirkby

ISBN-10: 0345532864

ISBN-13: 9780345532862

“A flower isn't really a flower by myself; one thousand options make investments it.”
Daffodils sign new beginnings, daisies innocence. Lilacs suggest the first feelings of affection, periwinkles tender recollection. Early Victorians used plant life in order to exhibit their feelings—love or grief, jealousy or devotion. Now, modern day romantics are having fun with a resurgence of this bygone customized, and this ebook will percentage the ancient, literary, and cultural value of plant life with an entire new iteration. With lavish illustrations, a twin dictionary of flowers and meanings, and proposals for growing expressive preparations, this memento is definitely the right compendium for everybody who has ever given or acquired a bouquet.

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