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Inspired by the Season: A Dinner for Two | Michigan Floral in Metro Detroit

The shape of the arrangement can express a feeling. The ranunculus floating above the arrangement provides an organic but tailored romantic feeling against the coarse textured leaves of vibrant rich violet kale. Smooth eggplant miniature calla lilies cry in contrast to the sharp razor edged blue French thistle. A multi-toned cherry brandy rose in bloom adds depth and dimension amongst the plum cotinus foliage and hanging privet berry in mid ripping color. Creating the moment of rich romance on table…

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Inspired by the Season: Summer’s End | Michigan Floral in Metro Detroit

The September nights are already cooler, a welcome breeze rustles the curtains as we begin planning for the change of season. As the temperature steadily begins to dip we are reminded that there are only a few weeks between now and the end of summer. This arrangement is inspired by the chilly mornings and addition of dressing in layers as we warmly welcome the change in season. Styled with ornamental kale, calla lilies, purple stock, kangaroo paws, and lisianthus. Send…

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Inspired by the Season: Raspberry Patch | Michigan Floral in Metro Detroit

The nights are, already, growing longer and the evenings are quickly cooling off. The rain has discovered a more even tempo as it hits the earth and the raspberry patch is in it’s last bloom before fall completely takes hold. Inspired by the fleeting summer days spent in the garden plucking the last of this season’s fruit; styled with ranunculus, zinnia, raspberries, queen anne’s lace, and eryngium thistle. Send a loved one, or yourself, a custom arrangement today by calling…

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How to Use a Broken Pot

Life gives us broken pots. The kids are playing ball in the house, again, and your favorite ceramic pot meets its end. You’re wandering the latest flea market and fall in love with a container that has seen better days. For us we were renovating the garden shop when another pot was brought in the back office, broken. Our creative interior plant designer, Rachel, saw this as an opportunity for a fun indoor arrangement. Take back your broken pots and…

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