5 Reasons to Send Flowers in January
Dec21

5 Reasons to Send Flowers in January

You might be thinking that after all the expense and excitement of Christmas, January isn’t prime time for sending flowers. Read on and you’ll realise that’s not the case: 1. Everyone needs cheering up The post-festive slump affects us all. The nights are long and without the glow of the Christmas lights and the prospect of the presents under the tree to keep our spirits up, January is quite frankly just a bit gloomy. A bunch of...

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January Gardening Tips
Dec17

January Gardening Tips

Whilst many of us are still recovering from the festive season of December – there will be some enthusiastic gardeners out there keen to get back to their gardens. With new seed leaflets coming through the post and the sun beginning to shine on the odd day – now is the time to get your green fingers out and put them to use. Here are some tips for getting back in the garden in January. 1. Order your seeds First things first – order...

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10 Best Winter Wedding Flowers
Dec16

10 Best Winter Wedding Flowers

Flowers are an essential part of most weddings and winter ceremonies can be stunning with their frosted themes and white, green and red colour schemes. Whether it’s your table centrepiece or your bouquet, choosing your wedding day blooms is great fun and there are� some beautiful winter flower options to choose from. Take a look at our list of the top 10 Winter Wedding Flowers for some inspiration. 1. Amaryllis The large, trumpet-like...

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Top Tips for New Year Weddings
Dec12

Top Tips for New Year Weddings

New Year Weddings: The perfect floral arrangement New Year is a wonderful time to get married. Everyone is in festive spirits, families are coming together and it’s all about celebrating our hopes for the future, welcoming change and embracing the next chapter of our lives. Flowers are a key feature of any wedding, but with the special atmosphere surrounding this unique time of year, you can really make the most of your floral...

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Get your Home Ready for Winter
Nov27

Get your Home Ready for Winter

As the nights draw in earlier and the temperature starts to quickly drop, it’s a sure sign that winter is well and truly upon us. To make sure that your home is ready for the winter – here are some handy ways to keep your spirits high even when the temperature is low. 1. An annual check-up Very few people like to get up in the morning to a cold house, so to make sure that your central heating is fit and ready to use; check...

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Winter Flowers Guide
Nov18

Winter Flowers Guide

Whether bold and bright or pastel-coloured and delicate, winter flowers are the perfect pick-me-ups for your home for the cold� months. Short Guide to Winter Flowers Here is your ultimate guide to the ideal flowers to use during winter: 1. Lavender Mediterranean in origin, lavender thrives in windswept conditions; one of the reasons they frequently flower in the winter months. Their bun shaped balls and sweet scent make them an ideal...

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Five Reasons to Send Flowers in November
Nov11

Five Reasons to Send Flowers in November

Sandwiched between the warm summer months and the much anticipated festive season, November is all too often overlooked as a time for gift giving. However, with a smattering of holidays and special occasions to consider, the month has plenty to celebrate. So, why not take the opportunity to connect with your loved ones this November by sending them a beautiful bouquet of flowers from Serenata Flowers? Here are five reasons to send...

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Winter Flower Arrangements
Nov10

Winter Flower Arrangements

Getting your flower arrangements right over the winter period is important as flowers have the ability to brighten a room and enhance the Christmas spirit. Many people are unsure of how to execute the perfect winter flower arrangement, so here are a few ideas: A burst of berries Add a burst of berries with red tulips in a bronze or copper vase to create a wintery, earthy look that is perfect for this season. Due to tulips being a...

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How to Protect your Flowers in Winter
Nov09

How to Protect your Flowers in Winter

Nothing says winter more than snow and frost on your garden plants however, whilst this is beautiful to look at it can really damage plant growth and kill fragile flowers. Frost in particular can cause the water in plant cells to freeze causing the flower to become limp, lifeless, black and distorted. These frost problems are usually made even worse when the flowers are facing the morning sun as this causes them to defrost quickly and...

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10 Plants to Plant in Autumn & Winter
Oct30

10 Plants to Plant in Autumn & Winter

What flowers should you plant in autumn/winter? It is that time of year again; shorter days and longer nights. As we bid farewell to the summer it is important to begin planting the perfect plants and bulbs to carry us through autumn and winter. For the best look it is important to do a little forward planning and ensure that the plants you choose can survive the harsh winter weather. If you are unsure as to which plants will thrive...

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