Winter blooming plants and fresh flowers
During the cold weather, the scenery outside can become rather dull. The trees have lost their leaves and the ground is no longer lush and green. Even if there is a fresh coat of snow everywhere, ther...
The effect of the cold on cut flowers
When you take a look at the flowers at your local florist, you will notice that there are a number of different blooms from which to choose. The sweet smell of these flowers and fresh foliage is a rea...
Tips for wearing a corsage or buttonhole
Corsages and buttonholes are suited for various formal events like weddings and fancy dances. This floral accessory is designed to make your dress or suit look even better. That said, it’s impor...
The birth flower for each month
While most people might be familiar with birth stones, star signs, and so on, many people don’t know about birth flowers. If you want to spoil somebody for their birthday, these birth month flow...
Make a cheerful carnation bouquet
Whether celebrating a birthday, anniversary, or even Mother’s Day, flowers are the perfect gift. Fresh flowers can be sent along with an additional gift like chocolates or bubbly or they could s...
Keep flowers fresh in winter
No matter the season, fresh cut flowers all require the same amount of care. During the warmer months of summer, you most likely use plenty of fans and air conditioners I your home. However, in winter...
Decorate an arch with beautiful blooms
Floral arches are a popular addition to many events including weddings. They add colour and they have a way of taking centrestage. For this reason, when you plan on decorating an arch with flowers, yo...
Choosing the perfect fillers
Flower arrangement fillers come in all shapes, sizes, and colours. One of the best ways to give a bouquet even more style is by using berries as fillers or accents. When working with berries, however,...
Rustic winter flower arrangements
Fresh and bright flowers are usually not our first thought when we imagine the beauty of winter. The truth is that there are more flowers available in these cold months than most people realise. Of co...
How to remove rose thorns
Roses are one of the most popular and easy to identify flowers around the world. They are so loved and in such great demand that florists keep several colours in stock throughout the year. Even when t...