All you need to know about Wax Flowers
Jan06

All you need to know about Wax Flowers

Wax Flowers, common botanical name ‘hamelaucium’, is a genus of shrubs native to Western Australia. Their blooms are similar to those found on tea trees and due to their look and sweet fragrance, they make the perfect addition to gardens, homes and bouquets. The most celebrated specie of Wax Flower is the Geraldton Wax (botanical name ‘Chamelaucium Uncinatum’), which is widely cultivated for its large eye-catching blooms. Species from...

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Hydrangea – Care Guide
Jan01

Hydrangea – Care Guide

Producing healthy hydrangea plants requires just a few simple growing tips, which we’ve aimed to detail here. By following these you should be able to enjoy colourful blooms for many years to come, as this specie can help to transform your outdoor space. Hydrangea – Care Guide Planting your Hydrangea For best results, you should plant Hydrangeas in early spring. When planting, it’s important to remember that both the stems and the...

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Delphinium – Care Guide
Dec27

Delphinium – Care Guide

Delphiniums are celebrated for their vibrant summer blooms, which boast beautiful shades of white, blue, pink and purple. These perennials are prevalent in both cottage-style gardens and cutting� gardens, but in order to grow best, they require a good deal of attention. Delphinium is a genus comprising over 300 species. Certain species are annuals, while others come in the shape of biennials or perennials. Some are extremely easy to...

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Gardenia – Care Guide
Dec24

Gardenia – Care Guide

Celebrated for their pleasing foliage and perfumed flowers, gardenias are a popular option for both the home and garden. Traditionally found outdoors in the south, gardenias (also known as Gardenia augusta or Gardenia jasminoides) make the perfect ornamental shrubs. In order to flourish, they require the correct care, with certain species requiring more maintenance than others. Gardenias boast a series of pretty, creamy-white flowers,...

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Poinsettia Care – All you Need to Know
Dec05

Poinsettia Care – All you Need to Know

Poinsettias are an extremely festive plant and one that promises to add an injection of colour to your home. While the majority of poinsettias are red, you can also find them in pink, white and cream hues. Most will grow to a little over 30cm tall but poinsettia care is extremely important, as when treated properly these stunning blooms will last for many weeks. Poinsettia Care: the basics Also known as Euphorbia pulcherrima, this...

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How Much Would it Cost to be Santa? (Infographic)
Nov28

How Much Would it Cost to be Santa? (Infographic)

Do you think Santa has an easy job? Think again! All the logistics and costs that entail doing the most important job in the world are actually very complex. If you’re up for the job of sending Christmas hampers and gifts around the world, here is what you should prepare yourself for! This infographic was brought to you by Serenata Flowers.� We leave the delivery of Christmas gifts to the man himself, but if you’re in a...

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50+ Retirement Wishes
Nov27

50+ Retirement Wishes

Retirement on the horizont? Don’t forget to wish them a fabulous time on their new adventures. Whether it’s a friend or family member, one of these retirement wishes is certainly going to cheer them up. Add some flowers or a small gift to make the surprise even bigger. 50+ Retirement Wishes You now don’t have to wake up to the sound of your alarm clock beckoning you to work. You can enjoy unlimited time of golfing, driving...

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Flower Focus: Christmas Rose ‐ Hellebore
Nov17

Flower Focus: Christmas Rose ‐ Hellebore

Christmas rose, also known as ‘Bear’s Foot’, comes from the Ranunculaceae family and is a Helleborus genus. It boasts dark, green leathery foliage and large, bowl-shaped flowers in shades of white and pink-tinged white. These blooms, unlike others, come to life in late winter. This particular species of plant can be found in Europe and South East Asia. Christmas Rose ‐ Hellebore Growing conditions This winter-blooming evergreen is...

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How to Pick the Perfect Christmas Bouquet
Oct28

How to Pick the Perfect Christmas Bouquet

Christmas is now on the horizon, but it’s never too early to start planning the perfect Christmas bouquet. Rather than going over the top with an array of Christmas decorations, why not add festive cheer to your home and office environments with an assortment of floral bouquets? Asides from keeping costs down, this is great way to inject colour and character into your study, living room, bedroom or kitchen. And you can always...

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How to Arrange your Own Flower Box
Oct22

How to Arrange your Own Flower Box

Flower boxes are a great addition to the home as they can instantly add colour and style to both indoor and outdoor spaces. They give you the opportunity to grow anything from tasty herbs to cascading colourful flowers, but how should you set about arranging them? How to Arrange your Own Flower Box When opting to add a flower box to your home or garden, it’s important to choose plants and blooms that thrive in this environment,...

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