{floral friday #98}

July 25, 2014


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It's been a while, so I hope you're ready for another {floral friday}! ;) These fun little blooms are not only pretty to look at, but also have a sweet scent of vanilla and chocolate. Wonderful! A few facts about Chocolate Cosmos: Cosmos atrosanguineus or Chocolate Cosmos is a species of Cosmos, native to Mexico, where it is extinct in the wild.  The species was introduced into cultivation in 1902. They have a light vanillin fragrance (like many chocolates), which becomes more noticeable as the summer day wears on. {source} Although the aroma is interesting, do not ever be … {continue reading}