DIY ~ Blooming Topiary

30 Minutes
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.
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~ Blooming Topiary ~
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 # 3 ~ Fill in the oasis with greens and flowers & add an accent
Enjoy your Blooming Topiary on your inside or outside dining table!

Barb Rosen
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  • Cheryl @ Artzzle Cheryl @ Artzzle on May 26, 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 Sirkku on Mar 04, 2017
    Its stunning