Barb Rosen
Barb Rosen
  • Hometalker
  • Wilmington, DE

DIY ~ Blooming Topiary

$15
30 Minutes
Easy

This is an easy, but quite striking floral arrangement perfect for your summer dining or picnic table.
For this arrangement you will need the following materials:
a clay pot & saucer with a plastic insert
3 stems of tall yellow lilies (forms the topiary)
bupleurum (greens), delphinium, alstroemeria, waxflowers to fill in the base
a butterfly or bird can be added as an accent
raffia or ribbon as desired to tie the lilies together
* a variation can be made using long stemmed gardens flowers for the topiary and herbs and other blooms for the base.
see the blog post at http://ourfairfieldhomeandgarden.com/diy-project-blooming-topiary/
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~ Blooming Topiary ~
~ Blooming Topiary ~
Step # 1 ~ trim & wet oasis, fit into plastic container then place into clay pot
Step # 1 ~ trim & wet oasis, fit into plastic container then place into clay pot
Step # 2 ~ Hold three long stemmed lilies together , trim and push into the center of the oasis then tie together with raffia or ribbon
Step # 2 ~ Hold three long stemmed lilies together , trim and push into the center of the oasis then tie together with raffia or ribbon
Step # 3 ~ Fill in the oasis with greens and flowers & add an accent
Step # 3 ~ Fill in the oasis with greens and flowers & add an accent
Enjoy your Blooming Topiary on your inside or outside dining table!
Enjoy your Blooming Topiary on your inside or outside dining table!
Barb Rosen

Want more details about this and other DIY projects? Check out my blog post!

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  • Cheryl @ Artzzle
    on May 27, 2015

    Barb, Hometalk asked me to curate a board on Easy Flower Arrangements and I included your lovely topiary. Beautiful . . . and you know me, I love the EZ stuff :)

  • Sirkku
    on Mar 4, 2017

    Its stunning

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