Have a favorite florist in Independence? Often florists in Kansas City or Lees Summit flower shops are willing to deliver flowers to Raytown.
flowers really do intoxicate me.
- Vita Sackville-West
There is that in the glance of a flower which may at times control the greatest of creation's braggart lords.
- John Muir
The garden should be adorned with roses and lilies, the turnsole, violets, and mandrake.
There you should have parsley, cost, fennel, southern-wood, coriander, sage, savory, hyssop, mint, rue, dittany, smallage, pellitory, lettuces, garden-cress, and peonies.
There should also be beds planted with onions, leeks, garlic, pumpkins and shallots.
The cucumber growing in its lap, the drowsy poppy, the daffodil and brank-ursine ennoble a garden.
Nor are there wanting, if occasion further thee, pottage-herbs, beets, herb-mercury, orache, sorrel and mallows, anise, mustard, white pepper and wormwood do good service to the gardener.
- Alexander of Neckham
When bright flowers bloom
Parchment crumbles, my words fade
The pen has dropped ...