Above: I placed a tulip in an old cobalt blue medicine bottle, along with a pansy and a hyacinth. Below: a tete-a-tete daffodil, a couple of forsythia sprigs, a grape hyacinth (muscari) and two periwinkle stems.
Below: the previous two miniature vases, along with a third one containing a small forsythia branch and the periwinkle.
I had fun placing even more of the pansies in miniature glass bottles and vases, although they are a bit difficult to arrange because they are so floppy.
Below: Daffodils, pansies and hyacinths combined in a vase.
And finally, five or six varieties of daffodils from my garden, mixed with hyacinth:
Noelle has come up with new meme, called My Garden Bouquet, which she plans to hold on the third week of each month on her blog, Ramblings From A Desert Garden. I think this is a fun idea. Why not pick a couple of blooms from your garden and make your own bouquet?!
Today I am thankful that my daughter will be home for the weekend;-)
Words and photos ©Thanks For Today, by Jan Huston Doble