Discover a new way to communicate with nature and her delightful gifts. Invite new challenges with coltsfoot flower; relax with the essence of skullcap; propose to your love with the scent of valerian; and be still with the flower of belladonna. The Language of Flowers contains affirmations full of delightful words of happiness to lift you up, bring you joy and add a sparkling smile to your day. Botanical expert and artist Cheralyn Darcey shares with you 40 beautifully illustrated mini-cards of vintage botanical art to gladden the heart and soul.
Cheralyn Darcey is an ethnobotanist, botanical history author, and environmental artist who has had a lifelong connection with the spiritual and healing properties of plants. Cheralyn has written eighteen internationally published botanical and gardening titles and lives on the Central Coast of NSW. She is the Community Garden Curator at SWAMP (Sustainable Wetlands Agricultural Makers Project) in NSW where she designs and delivers garden systems and educational opportunities for community groups. Cheralyn also produces and hosts a live weekly two-hour gardening radio show At Home with the Gardening Gang on COASTFM963 and writes the weekly Down in the Garden page for Central Coast Newspapers: Coast News, The Coast Chronicle and Newcastle's Novo News.