Plant a water lily garden

Waterlily and tuberose bouquet by Little Pheasant

Water lilies make great cut flowers (just look at this beautiful bouquet by Denise over at Little Pheasant). Those with long stems, as shown here (tropical water lilies), are best for picking but don’t overlook the shorter stemmed varieties (hardy water lilies) – you can float those in glass or ceramic bowls for a pretty centrepiece. [Read more…]