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.
In December, there are varied types of evergreen foliage that can be used to contrast form, color and texture in vases and centerpieces.
The majority of items for your table centerpiece can be scrounged from the garden and yard.
In the days leading up to the holidays, flower lovers start thinking about how flowers can be used as part of their seasonal decorations.
At the approach of the holiday season, early American colonists decorated their homes with greenery in the English tradition.