December 10, 2016

Flowerona’s Sixth Birthday & A Reader Survey

Today, Flowerona celebrates its 6th birthday! I hope you've enjoyed the last 12 months of floral inspiration, not only here on my blog but also on social media. It's amazing how the latter's landscape has developed since 2010, the year that Instagram and Pinterest were launched. Now it's hard to imagin…

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December 8, 2016

Houseplant of the Month – Azalea

If you're looking for a houseplant with beautiful blooms in abundance to brighten up your home over the festive period, then this month's Houseplant of the Month, the azalea, is the perfect choice. Did you know that there are two different types available as pot plants? The most popular one is the …

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November 29, 2016

The London Poinsettia Festival at Clifton Nurseries | Nov 25th – Dec 23rd 2016

With Christmas less than one month away, I'm delighted today to feature a guest post all about the traditional festive flower, the poinsettia. Looking to inspire people with creative ideas for decorating with poinsettia, Stars for Europe (the EU-funded poinsettia campaign) have teamed up with celebr…

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November 25, 2016

Interview with Jennifer Pinder of Jennifer Pinder Floral Styling

Earlier this year, I had the pleasure of meeting florist Jennifer Pinder at a floristry workshop. And today, I'm delighted to feature an interview with Jenn about her business, Jennifer Pinder Floral Styling. Could you tell us what prompted you to become a florist? In a bid to save money, I did m…

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November 4, 2016

Houseplant of the Month – Speciality Orchids

If I mentioned orchids to you, the first picture you may conjure up in your mind might be one of a Phalaenopsis orchid? They are, without doubt, one of the most popular varieties available and adorn many a home. But have you heard of Brassia, Cattleya, Dendrobium nobile, Paphiopedilum or Zygopetalum…

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