The flowers above the neck of a vase should be about one-third of the total height of the vase plus the flowers...
Eupatorium coelestinum is a perennial plant with fluffy blue flower heads.
The heads of the dinner plate dahlias are quite heavy, and sometimes they are displayed in a large float bowl so viewers can look down on their gorgeous petals.
You can never have too many hydrangea shrubs in a garden!
I have used fennel as filler with all sorts of flowers and have come up with some really fun arrangements!
Just about any herb you grow can be used as filler to increase the impact of a few garden flowers in a vase.
At certain times of the year we just don’t have quite enough flowers. This is when "filler" is really important.
During the holidays, it is interesting and fun to decorate with natural materials.
If guests are expected and you have no flowers, just pick a few sprays of evergreens from the garden.