Phoenix Perennials and Specialty Plants Ltd. 


Saturday June 8th from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM PST

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Phoenix Perennials 
3380 No. 6 Road
Richmond, BC V6V 1P5

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From Garden to Vase: The Art and Technique of the Bouquet 

Considerable time is spent designing our gardens. Each year we reflect and dream into the coming season. We change, rearrange, multiply, and walk the perimetre of our imagined garden constantly. This workshop will extend this design obsession and pull your imagination into the vase. We will explore a variety of techniques, primarily the infinite possibilities of “bouquet” that will extend your experience of garden design into the exploration of “floral design”. The workshop will also discuss great plants for cut flowers with Phoenix owner Gary Lewis, conditioning techniques, and container ideas. Each participant will design and create their own beautiful florist-quality bouquet to take home with them under the watchful eye and patient instruction of Diane Levings from Full Bloom Flowers ( 

| Diane Levings, Full Bloom Flowers | $50 | People with a Groupon voucher receive a $12 credit. | 
About your Instructor: Diane Levings is one of Vancouver's most creative florists. Since 1987 she has been gracing the homes, businesses, and special events of Vancouver with incredible floral art. She owns Full Bloom Flowers ( at the north end of Commercial Drive.