December 14, 2017

Visiting Zita Elze’s Florist Shop in Kew | Christmas 2017 | Part 1

Ready to see some photos of one of my very favourite florist's shops in London? If you've read Flowerona for a few years, you'll already be familiar with my annual visit to Zita Elze's shop. I really can't think of a better way to spend a morning than behind the lens in such a wonderfully inspirational …

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December 12, 2017

National Poinsettia Day | #UnderThePoinsettiaSpell Winner

It's National Poinsettia Day today and I'm delighted to announce the winner of the #UnderThePoinsettiaSpell Instagram Photo Competition! Many congratulations to Lincolnshire based florist Claire Sutton from Fig & Fern Floral!  I loved the composition of Claire's design and the stunning photograp…

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December 10, 2017

Flowerona’s Seventh Birthday!

Today, Flowerona celebrates its 7th birthday! And to mark the occasion, I thought I’d share with you advice I’d have loved to have had at the very start of my flower journey. 1. REALISE THAT YOU CAN'T BE ALL THINGS TO ALL PEOPLE Spend time analysing who your audience is. When I started Flo…

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December 6, 2017

Houseplant of the Month – Amaryllis

Mention Christmas plants and one of the first to spring to mind is often the amaryllis, whose Latin name is Hippeastrum. And it's aptly this month's Houseplant of the Month. Available in a range of different colours including red, white, burgundy, pink, peach and orange, this festive flowering plant is…

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December 5, 2017

New Instagram Photo Competition | #UnderThePoinsettiaSpell

In celebration of National Poinsettia Day on December 12th, I’m delighted to announce a new Instagram Photo Competition, #UnderThePoinsettiaSpell! This festive plant comes in an array of gorgeous colours and looks wonderful as a cut flower arranged in floral designs. Post your images of your creati…

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