Ever since we spotted vegetables used in lieu of floral arrangements at Babylonstoren in South Africa, we've been intrigued (make that obsessed) with the idea. Here's a roundup of some recent favorites.
Above: A leafy cabbage stands in for traditional floral arrangements at Babylonstoren.
Above: An array of vegetables as decor at Babylonstoren.
Above: Beet greens stand in for traditional floral arrangements at Babylonstoren.
Above: The potager bouquet; for instructions, go to Tabletop: Seasonal Potager Centerpiece.
Above: A cabbage sliced in half makes a compelling centerpiece. Photo via Gandas on Flickr.
Above: Consider the artichoke. Photograph from Africa Bespoke.
Above: Dark leafy greens in a cut-glass vase at Babylonstoren.