From witches’ brews to women’s ancient make-up, from curative medicine to weapons against enemies, flower and plant poisons have been frequently used by man over the centuries. Having in mind the idea of a top 5 list of poisonous flowers, we got lost in some funny and interesting stories about flowers. This is our top Continue Reading
The results of a recent survey conducted by Interflora show that romance is well and truly alive in the UK and surprisingly men and women are more or less on the same page when it comes to their plans for this year.
The thistle is the national flower of Scotland and St Andrew’s Day is the perfect time for us to let you know a little bit about it. The term thistle covers many different types of flower, most of them in the family Asteraceae. They are characterised by prickles all over the stem and leaves and Continue Reading
Herbs are very rewarding to grow as they can add flavour to food, as well as help with ailments and illnesses. You can buy herbs in two forms at your local florist – either as a complete plant or as a cut herb. Here’s our guide to some popular varieties…
To kick off the sunflower fortnight we wanted to provide you with this comprehensive guide to sunflowers including their origins, how to grow them and lots more…. Sunflowers (helianthus annuus) are one of the brightest flowers around and to most are synonymous with summer. There are the huge flowers, of course – which grow to Continue Reading
The RHS recently did a poll for the ugliest plant species they could find so we thought we would share these with you…
We’re all missing someone right now and letting them know just how much has never been more important. That’s why, we’ve created our virtual gifting app so you can brighten their day (and inbox) with a beautiful bouquet. It’s not quite a hug, but it is just as lovely. Enjoyed using our app? Then we Continue Reading