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History Rose – Legends and Symbols of Roses


History Rose – Legends and Symbols of Roses.

Rose is one of the most beautiful flowers. It is considered a noble flower and not infrequently, the flower of love and elegance.

 

   

Rose can be considered as king of the flowers and that for good reason.As animals have a king, lion, so the flowers have a king, rose. Here are some legends about the appearance of the rose, the colors and spins it, close the  and certainly attract the attention of those who appreciate the flowers, as happened with me.

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History of rose  

Roses have a long and colorful history. There are fossils of roses, evidence that they existed 35 million years. Currently there are over 30,000 species of roses. Growing in the garden of these flowers began about 5000 years ago and most likely in China.

Rose is first mentioned in a note ancient Sumerian. The text says that a small number of trees was brought to the Akkadian king Sargon I, in an expedition undertaken beyond the Tigris and planted in his garden.

In Europe, responsible for bringing Rose seems to be Alexander the Great, who, after a war in Persia, brought with him many treasures, including roses. Herodotus is not but believe that Alexander the Great, but Midas, the mythical king, brought flowers on Greek soil.

Read more: http://gomestic.com/gardening/history-rose-legends-and-symbols-of-roses/#ixzz1rIFvJhCf

 
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Scris de pe Aprilie 6, 2012 în Biology, Flowers, History, Nature, News, Shopping

 

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The Largest Flower in The World (Pictures)


The Largest Flower in The World (Pictures).

The largest flower in the world is called raffles arnoldo a rare specimen that grows in the forests of Indonesia.

The largest flower in the world (Pictures)

Giant plant with a diameter of 91 cm weighing about 7 kg and survives prisoned other plants, with which it feeds, being almost devoid of chlorophyll.

Raffles Arnoldo has no leaves or roots visible , and when blooming, give off an unpleasant odor, very strong, similar to the bodies, but attractive to insects to pollinate the plant approaches.



Read more: http://scienceray.com/biology/botany/the-largest-flower-in-the-world-pictures/#ixzz1rHMjekRg

 
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Scris de pe Aprilie 6, 2012 în Biology, Flowers, Nature, News

 

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Blue Rose


Blue Rose.

Blue Rose; king of the flowers, rose can be considered as king of the flowers

Rose can be considered as king of the flowers and that for good reason. As animals have a king, lion, so the flowers have a king, rose.

 
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Scris de pe Aprilie 6, 2012 în Biology, Flowers, Natures

 

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Zodiac Flowers


Zodiac Flowers.

In principle, zodiac flower is characteristic of women, but by extension, men can find the descriptions here.

Zodiac floral

    In principle, zodiac flower is characteristic of women, but by extension, men can find the descriptions here.

  Characteristics are obtained zodiac of flowers on his birthday. What flower are you? Read here, then click (above) the name of a flower to find the description of each.

Sunflower : people born in the days 1, 10, 19, 28

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Peony : people born in the days: 2, 11, 20, 29

Shoe-lady : people born in the days: 3, 12, 21, 30

Blue:  people born in the days: 4, 13, 22, 31

Iris : people born in the days: 5, 14, 23 


Read more: http://scienceray.com/biology/zodiac-flowers/#ixzz1oA86iwNB

 
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Scris de pe Martie 4, 2012 în Biology, Flowers, Society

 

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50 Beautiful Pictures of Flowers – Part One


50 Beautiful Pictures of Flowers – Part One.

It is true that spring is not a single flower.

It is true that spring is not a single flower. That is why I chose 50 photos that appear beautiful field flowers, trees, forest … Is there anybody who has not collected in bunches, not admired them under their feet besides bees or butterfly wings , not broke or bought for loved ones or half in certain times?

Have a beautiful spring, colorful, sun, joy.

Read more: http://beyondjane.com/shopping/50-beautiful-pictures-of-flowers-part-one/#ixzz1oA5GxCys

 
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Scris de pe Martie 4, 2012 în Flowers, Nature, Shopping

 

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