|In amongst violets and pansies.|
|The compact waxy texture of the young bud is exquisite, the individual flowers look like they have another flower embossed on them before they open up into a bell shape.|
|Getting a frilly 'skirt'!|
|Looking into the tiny open 'bells'.|
The flower heads are like little gems or beads and they lend themselves well to lots of potential floral art. Spoilt for choice, collages, headdresses, definitely floral jewellery, earrings would be a must with these little beauties. But I've only tried a few examples of their potential here.
|Pretty as a picture.|
|Teatlight 'collar' threaded together with transparent nylon.|
|Then place it in it's own tiny moat of water to extend it's vase life.|
And finally, anyone familiar with my facebook page know I have an irresistible urge to use miniature people to complement the smaller garden flowers. Here they are guarding one of the first precious muscari.
HAPPY FIRST DAY OF SPRING EVERYBODY! Brrrrrrr!