Category Archives: Ecology

Bring Up Flowers—How do these beautiful blossoms emerge

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It is now spring, and when I look outside, I cannot help the feeling rising inside of me. I readily found myself immersed in the beauty of the flowers peeking through the ground. This mere sight might give me, and maybe you too, an impulse to start making a flower garden, but we may struggle to know where to start. We may hesitate to choose between perennials and annuals, not necessarily even knowing if there really exists a considerable difference. We may also begin to worry about the number of colours we should pick for our garden, or even if there are any rules to follow. This constant uncertainty might get us very far from the pure enjoyment of looking at flowers and obscure the incredible inner beauty and strength that they hold. So, let’s all take a step back and look for the patterns existing in our favourite gardens. This way, we get to enjoy and learn everything about what flowers have to offer.

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