of the month
simple splash of swirled aluminum wires glamorizes a potted
Cyclamen for Mother’s Day.
Favored flowers for spring, Cyclamens are glorious
gifts for Mother’s Day, and with their lush bed of greenery,
above which the striking blooms tower, they beg to be enhanced
with some colorful elements. Here, we’ve obliged with swirls of
decorative wire that will appeal to the modern mom.
The swirls can be created in advance and tucked into the
plants as needed. For moms with more traditional tastes, bows or
ribbon streamers can replace the wiry embellishments.
plant from favorite supplier; Tin Square Recycled container from
Syndicate Sales; Oasis™ Aluminum Wire from Oasis® Floral
Using needle-nose pliers, twist aluminum wire into a
tight coil. Once the coil is the desired size, clip the
wire from the spool, leaving enough wire at the end of
the coil to form a pick. Bend the coiled wire, so it
will be horizontal when inserted into the plant