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Christmas Citrus Centerpieces

Christmas Citrus Centerpieces

As a Florida girl citrus- specifically oranges- have always played a role in our Christmas decorations.  My mother often used oranges and greenery for centerpieces and fireplace mantle decorations.  Oranges have been a part of Christmas decorations in Florida and other southern states for generations.  They are in season in the winter; so they are easily obtained, and of course they look beautiful with garland greenery!  I used oranges and Florida Sand Pine cuttings to make a locally sourced centerpiece.  Using the same oranges and greenery three different ways- I showcased the endless possibilities of these beautiful fruits!

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