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Seasonal flowers > Spring


Botanical name: Nigella damascena
Common name: Devil in a bush, Love-in-a-mist
Family: Ranunculaceae
Native: Southern Europe, Mediterranean region, Eastern Asia
Season: March to May
Flower color: blue, white and some pink mixed

 Nigella Nigella white with pink lim Nigella seed heads

It has been more popular as a gardening plants.  Wonderful filler flower to bring natural feeling in an arrangement or a bouquet. The name 'Nigella' is derived from the Latin word for black. It refers to the seeds. The coloured petals are bracts and the actual flower is a string like part in centre. Airy leaves covers the flowering part.  Bracts will fell first,  however you can enjoy the flower as it is so unique and differs from others. Florists often use seed heads as well.

Only a bract remaining on Nigella flower head Only a bract remaining on Nigella flower head

Tips of decoration

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