Flower of the Day: Forsythia (for-SITH-ee-a)
With Sunday being the first day of Spring the forsythia is the flower of the day, this is a flowering decidious shrub in the olive family with availability from January- April.
In the Northeast its just starting to bud, and if you cut some branches from your yard, you can bring these in the house place in a vase and allow top open naturally and bring some spring indoors.
Characteristics: Bright 1-1 1/2 star shaped flowers with 4-5 petals clustered along 30-48" branching stems that lasts about 7-14 days
Have you used this flower in your wedding or special event. Send us pictures.
Posted by Tributes Floral Company