We think of a sprig of mistletoe as something to kiss under at a holiday party, but it has a fascinating history...
There are various types of items that are used in flower arranging to stabilize the stems of flowers.
The information is timeless, so they make good reading for anyone who loves flowers.
There may be some flower gardeners on your gift list this December, and if so I can assure you, they love flower-related offerings.
Young colonial boys apparently enjoyed a popular sport known as shooting down the mistletoe.