Springtime Nest

Spring floristry

The following flowers (botanical names) and materials were used:

  • Cyclamen persicum
  • Galanthus nivalis (artificial)
  • Miscanthus sinensis
  • Salix babylonica
  • Salix caprea
  • Lichen branches
  • shell (Gasper)
  • winding wire (BUCO)
  • ivy needles (BUCO)
  • Brand Taggie┬á(BLOOMÔÇÖs)
  • OASIS┬« BLACK BIOLIT┬« Wreath
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You can find the whole series here BLOOMÔÇÖs Praxis Ausgabe 91 Jan/Feb 2020

This is how it is done

step 1

Make a braid of winding wire and fix it to the fresh flower foam wreath using ivy needles.

step 2

Insert wired lichen branch pieces and weave in dry reeds.

step 3

Then insert the various willow branches, as well as the flower stems.

Products used in this creation

OASIS® BLACK BIOLIT® Wreath

The foam does not have to be completely hidden, the translucent black base adds depth and becomes a design element.