Tag: blue bottle vases

Singing the Wildflower Blues: Bachelor Buttons!

Bachelor Buttons (or Bachelor’s Button) are blooming in my field of dreams next to my Potting Shed. In the southeastern United States, Bachelor Button can be found growing in meadows and fields, is drought-tolerant, self-seeding and therefore aggressive. Here in North Carolina, it’s considered a noxious weed and growing it is prohibited since it quickly…

Bluebottle Flowers for Blue Bottles

 I picked some Bluebottle flowers, also known as Bachelor’s Buttons or Cornflowers, from my field of dreams . . .  Bluebottle flowers grow in drifts alongside daisies in the field . . . It seemed fitting to use blue bottles as vases for Bluebottle flowers:)  And to enjoy for a little nest feathering and  blooming on a shelf in…