Flowerful Stuff

January hues to banish those January blues

In the wake of Blue Monday, January blues might feel rather present and correct right now. Poor old January isn’t known for much on the positivity front. But let’s look on the bright side shall we? I for one would rather January wasn’t accused of harbouring the most depressing day of the year! I reckon…Read more

It’s been a big old year!

My flower diary of 2017 The year 2017 has been my biggest year yet. Well actually December was the biggest and best month. Not only did I turn 30 but I also got hitched. Yup. Married!!! If that’s not a big year for you then I don’t know what is! Looking back Having a look…Read more

Festive flower of the week: amaryllis

Being the flower enthusiast that I am, I dream long and hard about the day I get my Christmas flowers delivered. So let’s think for a moment. Red is the colour of Christmas, guaranteed. How do I fill a vase full of the epitome of Christmas? With a floral arrangement bigger than Father Christmas’ belly,…Read more

Flowers that look like festive things

It’s that time of year when it’s almost impossible to do anything without feeling at least a bit festive. You look around and you find yourself immersed in festive floral things morning, noon and night. Okay maybe the floral aspect is just me but still! The lights have been turned on, the shops are rammed…Read more

A solid(ago) choice

Solidago A solid(ago) favourite of mine in the plant world. Which is why I include it in our flower boxes every now and then. Solidago is a splendid plant with very green leaves and a glittering of tiny yellow flowers on top. Solidago is usually found in large open areas such as meadows, prairies and…Read more

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