November 30, 2013

Flowerona Reflects: masterclasses & magazines

I hope you've had a great week. Here's a little insight into some of the things I've been up to... My week Two days attending a Karen Tran Floral Masterclass at the Hurlingham Club in London was definitely the highlight of my week! If you're not familiar with Karen's work, she's a very talented ev…

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November 29, 2013

Florist Friday: Interview with Rachel Siegfried of Green and Gorgeous

You may remember that earlier in the year I was invited to a Dahlia Masterclass at Green and Gorgeous? Well today on Florist Friday, I'm delighted to feature an interview with Rachel Siegfried, one of the founders of the company. Could you tell us a bit about your background in horticulture? I've…

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November 28, 2013

Floral finds on a Sunday morning at Petersham Nurseries in Richmond

Last Sunday morning, I went to Petersham Nurseries in Richmond.  If you've not been before, it's so worth a visit...not only for the indoor plants and garden plants that they sell, but also for all their wonderful gifts, furniture and antiques. Oh...and the amazingly delicious home-made cakes, which I…

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November 27, 2013

Thoughtful Flowers at Brides The Show – October 2013

This week on Wedding Wednesday, we're returning to the florists' stands at Brides The Show.  And I'm delighted to feature images of Thoughtful Flowers' stand.  The very talented lady behind the company is Juliet Glaves and it was such a pleasure to meet her. I'd not come across Juliet's beautiful w…

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November 26, 2013

Four unusual varieties of Gerbera from Gerbera United…

Whilst in Holland earlier this month, I spotted some very unusual varieties of gerberas which I thought I'd share with you today.  They were on Gerbera United's stand at the FloraHolland Trade Fair. The variety above, with feather-like petals, is called 'Pasta Romana' and comes from the 'Pasta' ser…

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