The Winter Container Garden Design class inspired my holiday floral arrangements. And at an economical price too – I bought only the cut flowers at the grocery store. The greens were all freebies. I clipped the holly from my sister-in-law’s yard, the Leyland cypress from my own hedgerow, and the blue spruce from cut branches that were lying on the side of the road. (Who knew that my trash picking habit would come in handy for flower arranging!) There were even enough evergreen clippings left over to fill a large basket on the hearth – looked pretty and smelled wonderful.
Anyway, the results were quite lovely: