Just as you may enjoy inspirational-motivational-sentimental phrases when you spot them, I’m a sucker for good flower quotes. They’re confirmation that there are people out there who love flowers as much as I do! So, with the onset of Autumn, I reckon it’s time to wrap up and dive into some thought-provoking flower quotes from some […]
Defy this September gloom with the sunniest freshly cut flowers you can get your green fingered mitts on. Yes you guessed it. It’s time for sunflowers. Not just your average sunflowers though; 3 different types all with something to sing about it. Let’s hear it then.
Bye bye Summer Summer is over. Beach days are done. The green parrots of London are flying south to Spain. The blackberries have wilted and died on the vine. School has started and there is an ever-present chill in the air. It’s that time again. Time to swap sandals and sundresses for tights and woolly […]
Nothing makes us happier than when we see photographs of our flowers in their new home. Thank you to our lovely gang of customers who have sent in and posted photographs. August starred some big hitters such as chrysanthemum blooms, sea lavender, ornithogalum and the wonderful snowberries to welcome in the Autumn, So here is a […]
Snowberries… The name says it best Snowberries… In Summer! What madness! Well I suppose we are a bit mad here at Freddie’s Flowers. And don’t they look beautiful. Doesn’t it make the whole arrangement a bit… Va va Voom! Snowberries also known as Symphoricarpos, a Greek expression meaning “fruits joined together,” from the clustered pairs of berries. To […]
With mohican alliums gracing Freddie’s Flowers fans’ doorsteps recently, it made me think a lot about hairstyles. Flowery hairstyles.
Thanks to having a wonderful mum who was a florist for 30 years, I was lucky enough to learn how to arrange flowers at a young age. And with Garland for a surname I can’t help but conclude that flowers were my calling. To put it simply, I love flowers. So, what’s so great about flower arranging? […]
It’s very rare that I can’t decide quite which flora or fauna has soared above the rest in our weekly flower delivery. But here I am faced with two flowers that are new to our box, both very deserving of taking the top spot. So buckle up, flower lovers, you’re in for an explosion of […]
The best flower spots in London Come with me and I’ll show you the best flower spots in London!
In her latest flower diary Misti skips down olfactory memory lane, thanks to Freddie’s summer flowers, reminiscing about a beloved aunt and her wedding day…
I’m sure you’ve all played the game where you try to find shapes in clouds. Or maybe you revel in the moment when you spot a smiley face in a coffee cup. Well, I’m a sucker for such games. Especially when it comes to flowers that look like things. I love to take a little time […]
Eucalypt-us, eucalypt-you, eucalypt-me, eucalypt-who? I absolutely love providing flora and fauna enthusiasts across the UK with postal flowers with a difference. So here’s my newest addition: Eucalyptus Viktoria. Welcome to the Freddie’s Flowers box game, Viks! Did you know that here are over 700 varieties of eucalyptus in the world?