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Bisexual women and lesbians used to give violets to women they were wooing, symbolizing their "Sapphic" desire. In a poem, Sappho described herself and a lover wearing garlands of violets. The giving of violets was popular from the 1910s to the 1950s.

Bisexual women and lesbians used to give violets to women they were wooing, symbolizing their "Sapphic" desire. In a poem, Sappho described herself and a lover wearing garlands of violets. The giving of violets was popular from the to the

Violet (Viola sororia) Foraging & Feasting: A Field Guide and Wild Food Cookbook by Dina Falconi; illustrated by Wendy Hollender.

A limited edition giclee print of the Violet Plant Identification Botanical Page. Printed on watercolor paper with archival inks and matted. All prints are signed by the artist Wendy Hollender. Available in sizes: 8 x 10 inches and 9 x 12 inches

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9 Cute Tea Cup Gardens

Pansies or violets, flowers in a teacup, flowering cup, gardening, summer in your windowsill

Violet © 2007 ~ annamasonart.com ~ 23 x 31 cm (9" x 12")

'When April steps aside for May, like diamonds all the raindrops glisten; Fresh violets open every day, to some new bird each hour we listen.

DIY Violet Sugar Scrub Cubes // Learn how to make solid sugar scrub using soap and skin loving oils.

DIY Violet Sugar Scrub Cubes

DIY your Christmas gifts this year with 925 sterling silver photo charms from GLAMULET. they are compatible with Pandora bracelets. DIY Violet Sugar Scrub Cubes // Learn how to make solid sugar scrub using soap and skin loving oils.

Oooooh -- a violet wreath would be pretty too!!!!!

some little purple violets (or other pretty) tucked in for the head table garland?

gyclli:  Forest violet.. Photo Юлия Борзилова http://julia03.35photo.ru/photo_523608/

"Lead me where the wild violets grow." Photo: cornflowers and forest violet near Mosier, Oregon, in the Columbia River Gorge