This pressed Edelweiss picture makes for the perfect engagement or wedding gift! It is is a one-of-a-kind, unique piece of art handmade with love in the mountains of Canada. It works well on its own or even as a set of 3.
The Edelweiss flower symbolizes "True Love and Sacrifice" in the historical language of Floriography.
• They are all real Edelweiss flowers that are organically grown, cultivated and hand selected from our mountain rock gardens located in British Columbia, Canada. • Silk handmade paper is used as the background to flowers. • Each piece is individually signed. • Dimensions of the frame: approx 7 1/4" x 7 1/4" (18 1/2 cm x 18 1/2 cm) • Solid wood handcrafted frame. Finished with black, walnut or white linen stain (please choose) • 2 ml glass • Each piece features a back tag which identifies the botanical and its related meaning in the language of flowers. (Floriography) • Sawtooth hook • dowel is included for free stand display option
** Each picture is one-of-a-kind and no two pieces will ever be the exact same. This is due to nature's individuality. Please note that the item you receive will look slightly different than the ones showcased here.
Fun Fact: According to folklore many brave people have mountaineered to dangerous and fatal locations in the European Alps to harvest the rare Edelweiss flower to give to their loved one as a sign of their love and devotion. Unfortunately some would fall to their death and each Edelweiss botanical represents a tear shed in their memory. Talk about devotion! Edelweiss is also the National flower of Switzerland. ** Disclaimer - no one was hurt trying to harvest the Edelweiss for this picture.