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Quick Seasonal Tips

Seasonal greenery is not all about conifers – nor is it necessarily green. Boxwood sprigs and Southern magnolia leaves are classic materials for decorating the house for the holidays and a few trimmings can turn your mantle piece into a masterpiece. Take a walk down a country lane with pruners in pocket and you are sure to come across multiflora rose hips and maybe if you’re lucky, bittersweet vines loaded with orange-red berries. These two beautiful bad-guys with invasive tendencies won’t be missed in the wild and will add a natural, festive feel to wreaths, mantles, arrangements etc…