Make your golden piece of jewelry the focus of your outfit. I’m sure you’ll find many places to put this wonderful piece. Propagating Orchids: Learn a bit about the tricky process that is growing orchids from seed and pick up tips for the much simpler plant-division method. AERIAL ROOT: an orchid root high on the plant stem or growing outside the pot. MERISTEM: actively growing tissue in plants at the tip of a stem or a root. MONOPODIAL: a form of growth in orchids where the plant keeps growing from the tip; hard to divide. LEAD: the growth of sympodial orchids. Orchids produced from meristem culture are identical to the parent plant.
MONOCOTYLEDON: a plant with only one seed leaf, such as bromeliads, orchids, and corn, rather than two, as in cabbages, roses, and beans. CLONE: an individual plant and all its offspring that are reproduced by cuttings and by division rather than from seed. INFLORESCENCE: the flowering part of the plant. EPIPHYTE: a non-parasitic plant that grows antique necklace perched high in the air or on other plants such as an orchid; roots are used for attaching the plant to a surface. BRACT: a modified leaf or leaves, often very colorful, that grows around flowers or stems in bromeliads. BOTANICALS: the name used for orchids species not too well known and not commercially grown for cut flowers. Description: Eisenberg Floral Wreath Brooch – Done in all clear rhinestones, this uses large dentelle cut rounds alternating with pear-shaped rhinestones, with a paved crescent moon shape over one side of the rounds that are topped with pave set petals.