Flowers Poisonous to Cats
Oct14

Flowers Poisonous to Cats

Cats are inquisitive creatures – they enjoy climbing and exploring, which often makes it impossible to keep poisonous plants and flowers out of their reach. If you have a pet cat, it’s therefore important to remove such hazards from your home and garden. Flowers poisonous to cats can cause skin, stomach and mouth irritation. Below we’ve listed a few of the most harmful plants and flowers: Autumn Crocus (Colchicum...

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Flowers according to the Zodiac sign – Pisces
Sep12

Flowers according to the Zodiac sign – Pisces

Pisces February 19 – March 20 Pisces tend to be a little on the shy side, yet despite this, many are still seduced by their generosity. They’re discreet in nature and very susceptible to what takes place around them. They often build a wall to protect themselves and don’t let their guard down very easily. Despite their shyness, when they need to be heard, they will make sure they get their point of view across and when this happens,...

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How to Arrange Vintage Flowers
Aug31

How to Arrange Vintage Flowers

Whether you’re throwing a soiree, hosting a dinner party or decorating a wedding marquee, vintage flowers are a great option. Asides from adding old-world charm to table tops, centrepieces and bouquets, they boast an array of rich, pretty hues. Here we show you the best ways to style such arrangements… Choosing the correct vessel When opting for vintage flowers, the vessel plays a key part. Both family heirlooms and antique market...

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10+ Gorgeous Pink Flowers to Fall in Love with
Aug25

10+ Gorgeous Pink Flowers to Fall in Love with

Pink blooms are a favourite amongst many, both in the home and in the garden. They bring colour, life and romance to bouquets, vases and outdoor spaces. Here we’ve listed ten of today’s most prevalent pink flowers… Pink gerberas This particular species of plant is said to be one of the most vibrant of all the pink blooms available. They’re hugely popular in wedding bouquets, especially when teamed with paler pink roses and...

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All you Need to Know about Lisianthus
Aug10

All you Need to Know about Lisianthus

This particular specie of plant, often called Eustoma, originates from North America and is native to both prairie regions and desert riverbeds. Due to this, many refer to it as the ‘prairie gentian’, particularly in the states of Nevada, Texas, Nebraska and Colorado. In the 1930s, Japanese growers crossed the prairie gentian, creating the Lisianthus species we see today. In literal terms, Lisianthus means ‘bitter flower’...

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10+ Stunning Blue Flowers
Jul28

10+ Stunning Blue Flowers

The colour blue is associated with both spirituality and intellect. This shade also boasts calming properties and is said to encourage a restful night’s sleep. Light blue is the hue linked to peace, calmness and tranquillity, whilst deep blue is linked to confidence and importance. With this in mind, it is of little wonder that blue flowers are so popular. Although extremely sought after, blue flowers are also extremely rare. In fact,...

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Beauty in Danger: 15 Stunning Flowers and Plants Close to Extinction
May20

Beauty in Danger: 15 Stunning Flowers and Plants Close to Extinction

There are a number of extremely rare plants, dotted all around the world, some of which are very close to extinction. The reason for their dithering numbers comes down to climate change, land development and deforestation. Here we have listed a number of the affected species… Baobab Tree Although this unique specie sprouts leaves just three times a year, it’s often described as the ‘life giving tree’. This is because...

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How to Pick the Perfect Bunch of Flowers for any Occasion
May18

How to Pick the Perfect Bunch of Flowers for any Occasion

When a flower-worthy occasion arrives, it’s important to choose a bunch of flowers that are thoughtful, perfumed, picture-perfect and symbolic. In order to get it right, you must consider a few factors – namely the personality of the recipient, the season, the event and what the flowers symbolise. If you’re unsure of what to go for, here we’ve have compiled a list of our favourite bouquets that are fitting for all occasions to help...

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All you Need to Know about Moon Flowers
May15

All you Need to Know about Moon Flowers

Nature is alive and effective 24 hours a day. Moon flowers are nocturnal bloomers, best enjoyed by late night strollers and night owls. Post sunset, these magnificent, light-reflecting white flowers bloom and glow all night long – hence their name. However, when the sun begins to rise, they close their perfectly perfumed flowers tightly shut. Although moon flowers are predominantly white, they are also available in rich reds and...

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15 Green Flowers you Probably Didn’t Know Existed
Mar26

15 Green Flowers you Probably Didn’t Know Existed

Green flowers represent life, nature and rejuvenation. In some parts of the world, they are also symbolic of good fortune and youth. Despite this, they’re often disregarded when choosing flowers for a beautiful bouquet, when in fact; green flowers can create an extremely stunning floral arrangement and one that is perfect for any occasion. For this reason alone, we’ve put together a list of our top 15 favourite green flowers: 15 Most...

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