Holiday Floral Decoration at National Cathedral

December 29, 2009: Beyond the cathedral arrangements which greeted visitors at the west front, the floral decoration in the nave, transept, choir and high altar were strictly evergreen with full red poinsettias, carnations, winterberry and nandina. As one moved to the sides, there were red apples and then pink poinsettias.

Anthurium and winterberry provided the red on a side altar:

Floral decoration moved away from strict red and green on the side altars:

White was added in a "Children's Chapel":

A wreath with apples and pine cones greeted visitors to the Herb Cottage (l);

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