Tips for the Common Lilac and other cultivars by Justine Hand (and photographed by her as well). How to prune, propagate. via Gardenista
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Using lilac eyeliner corrects any sallow yellowness and instantly brightens and wakes up the eyes.
Syringa vulgaris 'Monge' - Lemoine, France, 1913; deep grape-wine blossoms on very large panicles; the lobes acquire. Pinched twist and the eye shows prominent yellow stamens; intense sweet fragrance; leaves turn purple in the fall
I love flower arrangements with Eucalyptus in them. Here is a free handy hints pack full of terrific ideas to keep your Eucalyptus, Tea Tree and Lavender Oils around the home. http://womenfreebies.co.nz/general-freebies/free-handy-hints-bosistos/