Horticulturist Laurel Gaut from Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park shows us how to make Thanksgiving centerpieces.

Pumpkin vase

  • Place a vase with water inside a hollowed out pumpkin
  • Place floral foam inside pumpkin to arrange directly with the pumpkin

Decorated pumpkin

  • Use awl to pierce pumpkin shell and arrange flowers around pumpkin

Wheat bundle

  • Tie up wheat with twine or decorative string and place in clear container
  • Dried material can be used year after year!

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park's Christmas and Holiday Traditions Around the World runs Nov. 21 through Jan. 7, 2018.

It features 400,000 lights, more than 40 international trees and displays, and a Railway Garden.

For more information, please visit meijergardens.org.

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