According to the Oxford English Dictionary, a boutonnière is a floral decoration worn by men, typically a single flower or bud. The word comes from the French word for buttonhole, which is the British term for a boutonnière.
When I think of spring in the Puget Sound, the tulip fields in Skagit Valley always come to mind. Since we are well into spring, I thought it was fitting to share a tulip boutonniere this week. Paired with bells of Ireland and Italian ruscus it is perfect for a spring event!