8) Advocating the Horologium Florae or Floral clock
, Linnaeus refers to the phenomenon in which some flowers "watch," or open and close, at specific hours of the day and night, prompting him to theorize that one could arrange certain flowers into the face of a clock and know the time simply by perceiving which flowers are blooming at a particular moment (fig.
The PHA has planted seasonal flowers around the floral clock
to add to its beauty.
Provincial Horticulture Authority (PHA) director Chaudhry Naseer informed the DCO that floral clock
scheme would be completed within the ongoing week.
Michael auctioned 2,000 items to raise cash REVEALING The TV interview with Martin Bashir (above left) showed how odd Michael's world had become FRONT-ROW SEATS An opulent private theatre inside Neverland ANOTHER WORLD Michael's Bentley Arnage Turbo appeared in one of his videos FANTASY Floral clock
at the gate and the railway UNREAL Michael gave Martin Bashir exclusive access to Neverland and its fairground for the shocking documentary WELCOME Entrance to Michael's fantasy land SPLASHING OUT The ranch's swimming pool NEVERNEVERLAND Rides and ferris wheel in the park HUMAN ZOO With Bubbles the chimp and pet llama
EYE ON THE TIME - Floral Clock
(pounds 25, from www.
Laura Ashley also has a pretty floral clock
, pounds 35.
Puppy takes the everyday--the floral clock
in the park, the fluffy toy--and makes it into something baroque and astonishing.
A DISPLAY featuring a copy of the world's oldest floral clock
has won a top award at the Chelsea Flower Show.
The clock, a golden sandstone, free-standing Big Ben quickly became Rugby's symbol of merriment, swagged and flagged for the jubilee of 1897, dressed like a maypole for King Edward VII's visit in 1909, a truly floral clock
for George V's Jubilee in 1935 and magnificently crowned and cloaked in red, white and blue for the Coronation of 1953.
Thanks to the work of Swedish taxonomist (expert in plant and animal classification) Carl von Linnaeus (1707-1778), folks in the 19th century were treated to one of history's prettiest timepieces: the floral clock
Paul Patton said he is prepared to sign into law, also requires that a 7-foot-high Decalogue monument be placed outside the Capitol near the state's floral clock
Finally, Marquis is offering two new gift items: Floral clock
and Pillar candleholder, both for $49.