Oleander Floral Design Blog — July

Canada Day 2022

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Canada Day 2022

We think Canada is one of the best places to live in the world, and as Canada Day 2022 approaches on Friday July 1, and we get ready to celebrate our Great White North, we thought it would be really fun to share some interesting facts you may or may not know about our wonderful country:   Canada has way more lakes than you think - the country has more surface area covered with lakes than any other country in the world and it’s home to the highest proportion of freshwater in the world too! Canada has the world’s longest...

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Delphinum - July's Flower

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Delphinum - July's Flower

July is the month of the Delphinium. These beautiful blooms summon images of a summer country garden. Famous for their brilliant, bright blue and purple hues, and sky-scraper heights, delphs can grow to around 6 feet tall. Impressive! Delphiniums are native to the Northern hemisphere, and predominantly grow in the mountainous African tropics, where they thrive in the cold and moist climate. Their name comes from the Greek word “delphis,” which means dolphin and refers to the dolphin-like shape of the flower.  With their dazzling colour and towering height, delphiniums make a great addition to any arrangement. These lively blooms...

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