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Roses as big as cabbages

Tree Peony is one of the largest flowers. Though it is a little shrub that is only 10 feet high, but the tree peony flowers are disproportionately large. Some can even be more than 20 inches in diameter. Marco Polo is said to have called peonies “roses as big as cabbages.” In China, peony paintings […]

The mystery of flowers

Since days of yore, individuals have cultivated blossoming plants not just to satisfy their eyes but for different necessities: they were utilized in medication, in ward off evil eye, to adorn hair and during penances. For the most part, in folklore, plants were the formation of the divine forces of ripeness, which individuals revered. In […]