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 celeb…

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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 …

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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 Zygopetalu…

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