Category Archive: Flowers

Featured Flower: Flowering Quince

Flowering quince is a deciduous, spiny shrub of the rose family (genus Chaenomeles), with vibrant red flowers followed by round white, green, or yellow edible fruits.  They are native to Japan, China, and… Continue reading

Featured Flower: Paperwhites

One of the earliest bulbs to come up here in Sonoma is the paperwhite narcissus.  It is associated with spring, rebirth, new beginnings, and good luck.  With its delicate white form and sweet… Continue reading

Featured Flower: Camellia

This week’s flower is the Camellia.  These lovely flowers are early bloomers and are welcomed signs of the New Year, often blooming in January.  They range in color from white, to cameo and… Continue reading