Remember the apple tree pruning? Well waste not, want not as they say. Yesterday I constructed the base for a huge floral wreath, lashing and weaving together the water sprouts. I had such fun maneuvering and nesting the shoots between and around each other, covering the initial wired round. There’s something undeniably pleasing about the lithe lengths running side by side, over and under, fuzzed and ruddy on the tip, slick and green at the base.
The wreath is about 3 1/2 feet in diameter and I intend it to hang over us, festooned with flowers and ferns, as we exchange vows.
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