More Than Something Pretty to Look At

There is nothing more beautiful than a perfectly landscaped lawn with a lush carpet of grass, and beautiful flower blooms. Have you ever taken the time to sit back and think about why it is that flowers, whether they are in a garden, or freshly cut and sitting in a vase on a mantle or a dining room table just make us feel so good? No matter what the situation or circumstance, be it the birth of a baby, a stay in the hospital, or a special anniversary, there is no better way to say that you care than the presentation of a beautiful bouquet of flowers.

Believe it or not, there is a scientific reason for why flowers do so much to raise our spirits, and instantly put us in a good mood. In a unique partnership between Rutgers University and the Society of American Florist, researchers determined after studying 147 women, concluded that flowers naturally moderate moods. Each woman participating in the study were presented flowers, fruit baskets, and scented candles, and both their verbal and non-verbal reactions were studied following the presentation of each gift. Flowers were wildly received by all pf the participants, as a matter of fact this group helped researchers come to the conclusion that flowers are representatives of the act of sharing, and also represent warmth and create inviting atmosphere. So now it is an absolute fact that a flower is not just something pretty to look at, it is a vehicle of mood transformation, that can take you from the lowest of lows to the highest of highs.

The effects that flowers have on our health should be more than enough motivation for you to get out and start planning your flower garden so that you will have some beauties of your very own to admire. Whether you purchase from your local nursery, or choose to purchase Discount flowers online, just get yourself some bulbs and plant them, and you will soon see for yourself just how good flowers can make you feel. So go ahead and indulge yourself, you have nothing to lose and a healthier you to gain.

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