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Lilie
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greenduck

The Lily, Latin name Lilium, belongs to the Liliaceae plant family. This family has more than 100 varieties and is still being developed: there are new varieties with or without pollen, longer vase life and delicate perfumes. What hasn’t changed is that the flower is full of symbolic meaning and is therefore suitable for many occasions.

Water Lily
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greenduck

Now is the right time to plant if you want to enjoy the bloom this season.

Boxwood
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greenduck

All form plants must be cut at least once a year to ensure they maintain the intended shape. The annual drive is regularly cut back so that the surface of the plant will get ever more dense with time and the shape gets perfect.

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greenduck

The lush peony is the harbinger of summer. It is mainly available for sale in May and June. This makes this flower extra special. Did you know that there are at least a thousand different varieties of peony available, in a range of shapes and colours?

Hydrangea
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greenduck

As soon as late frost becomes a thing of the past, it’s time to plant hydrangeas. To produce a long period of blossoming in hydrangeas, it’s essential to choose the right location.

Lavender
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greenduck

Lavender is truly an easy-care plant, but you still need to find the right location for it in your yard: one that’s sunny and protected from the wind, if possible – this last part is particularly important for s

Gerbera
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greenduck

The unscented flower originates from South Africa, Asia, South America and Tasmania and is a member of the composite flower family Asteraceae or Compositae.

Freesia
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greenduck

The tuberous freesia was ‘discovered’ in South Africa, where it was called ‘Cape lily-of-the-valley’.

Roses
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greenduck

Meet the Queen of Flowers: the rose. The majestic rose derives this title from its worldwide popularity as the prettiest girl in the class. So whoever and wherever you are, roses are always welcome.

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