” ‘Tis the season of myth, legend, custom, and fable: kissing under the mistletoe, decorating a tree, and hanging an evergreen wreath. A fable centers around what is known as ‘the Christmas rose,’ which is neither a rose or in bloom at Christmas…..”

Read more of the Green Scene article, Winter Jewels by Ruth Furman, in the Winter issue of WellesleyWeston Magazine.