Make a decorative fruit platter by first cutting the fruit into pieces of a similar size and shape, and then arrange the fruit by color into interesting shapes and patterns, such as heart, flowers, stripes and circles. A... More »

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A common type of fruit platter contains honey dew, cantaloupe and pineapple in equal proportions. However, seasonal fruits can be used as garnish or to add variety to the dish. More »

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Find creative ideas for arranging fruit platter banquet displays at the Divas Can Cook, Madame Noir and Live Pretty websites. The It's Written on a Wall website gives several ideas on how to create fruit displays from a ... More »

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Depending on the shape, size and variety of the fruit, pineapples can weigh between 1 to 10 pounds. The shape between two pineapples can vary because they develop as fruit fuses together. Pineapples also vary in color; t... More »

Zinnias are annual flowers ranging from single-blooming daisy-like flowers, similar to the original zinnias first noticed in Mexico, to more elaborate hybrids that possess a wide variety of bloom color, size and petal sh... More »

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Some tips for identifying different flowers include observing the shape, size and color of the flower, as well as the month in which it blooms. Note the cluster type, leaf shape and plant type to identify blooms. Observi... More »

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To identify flowers by pictures, observe the image and note details about the flower or plant, such as the pedal shape and color, the leaf shape, the plant's size and any other unique characteristics. If you take a pictu... More »

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