Conklyn's Florist

Conklyn's Florist

Posted by conklyns on March 11, 2015 Uncategorized

Orchids – A View from the East

aORCH1First Floor National Museum of Natural History – Now through April 24, 2015

The fantastic orchid exhibit in the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History showcase interpretations of orchids as a part of Chinese history, legends, literature, and art. Come see and explore reflections of this enchanting plant through Chinese culture, from ancient times to the present day.

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In China  orchids are celebrated for their beauty and fragrance, and appreciated as symbols of nobility, friendship, and refinement.

 

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“Being happy doesn’t mean that everything is perfect. It means that you’ve decided to look beyond the imperfections.”
-Unknown

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“Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.”
-Aristotle

Don’t leave your fascination for orchids at the museum –
We have gorgeous plants and cut flower designs for your home or office.

“If you truly love nature, you will find beauty everywhere.”
-Vincent Van Gogh

Butterfly Dance

Conklyn’s – Butterfly Dance

 

 

 

Orchids & Roses from Conklyn's

Conklyn’s Orchids & Roses Design