“Ikebana and Poinsettias of Mexico"
For many of us the beautiful poinsettia is a seasonal treat. It's lovely red leaves are the hallmark of the holidays. Their brightly foiled pots arrive in grocery stores and florists in December. Indigenous to Mexico however, these large wild shrubs grow tall and colorful varieties abound.
Join Lidia Villalobos, master of the Ohara School of Ikebana for “Ikebana & The Poinsettia of Mexico.” Lidia curates a collection of exquisite vases from her native Mexico. To these regional containers she marries a stunning array of poinsettias. Learn how they grow, how to condition and how these special blooms can elevate your art. Lidia identifies each variety giving you the opportunity to seek out individual cultivars. You’ll see Mexico, Ohara and the dazzling poinsettia at their very best!
Here is another bilingual video by the gifted Lidia Villalobos that will enhance a group’s programming or simply to have in your personal ikebana video collection.