Meaning Of Flowers, The [The Essay]

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01Sunflower20160912

Fiona Stafford explores the meanings and importance to us of the sunflower.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

02Lily20160913

Professor Fiona Stafford explores our contradictory relationship with the lily.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

03Rose20160914

Professor Fiona Stafford discusses our millennia-long understanding of roses.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

04Magnolia20160915

Fiona Stafford discusses magnolias, which are among the oldest plants in the world.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

05Daisy20160916

Fiona Stafford discusses the daisy, an almost indestructible, pest-resistant flower.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.