The Flower Professor, the man who teaches about flowers...
...about how they influence our lives,
who created them,
and who takes care of them now.
Friday, September 23, 2016
How important are the flowers?
President Obama meeting with Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi of Iraq on Monday.CreditAl Drago/The New York Times
In a 20 September 2016 meeting between the Prime Minister of Israel, US President Obama and PM al-Abadi discuss world affairs over beautiful mounds of cymbidium orchids. Flowers reach into all the corners of society, silent witness to conversations, discussions, decisions, good and bad; I wish they could speak to us, and share their accumulated wisdom...