#Mindfloral – Gardening Therapy with Kirsty Ward

When Interflora approached me to work with them on their new Mindfloral campaign, it was a very easy yes. After suffering with problems in my own mental health for the past two years it is very important for me to Continue Reading

Be More #Mindfloral

When did you last stop, completely switch off and just be? We live in a world where we rely way too much on our thumbs, and we scroll our way through the day, one social media channel at a time. Continue Reading

Special Father’s Day Gifts For The Most Important Man

Father’s Day isn’t just about saying thanks to your dad. It’s about recognising the man in your life who has shaped who you are today. Dads, uncles, grandfathers, step-fathers. They all do their part. So, finding the right gift on Continue Reading

Plan Your Visit to RHS Chelsea Flower Show

In May, tens of thousands of people will head to London’s Royal Hospital Chelsea for the famed RHS Chelsea Flower Show. The event is arguably the highlight of the horticultural calendar so, if you’re planning a visit, you’ll want to Continue Reading

Top 6 Hay Fever Friendly Flowers

For most of us, the spring and summer months are a time to enjoy the beauty of nature and changing of the seasons, but for others, it’s the start of uncontrollable sneezing, runny noses and itchy eyes for weeks on Continue Reading

What it means to be Mum by Megan @ Little Miss Tiggy

It’s a funny old thing being Mum, if someone had asked me years ago about having a family I wasn’t one of those women who dreamed of a big white wedding and a house full of children and whilst I Continue Reading

4 Ideas to Get the Best Preserved Flowers

Many of us have received a bouquet of  fresh flowers at some point in our lives. Fresh flowers are a wonderful way to show how much you care, but like many things, sadly they don’t last forever. We’ve put together Continue Reading

I Forgot Their Birthday, But That’s OK.

Oh no, you forgot their birthday, didn’t you? OK, don’t panic, life is busy, they’ll understand. We spend our days rushing around just trying to get by, how on earth are we expected to remember one day when there are Continue Reading

Best Valentine’s gifts to buy this February 14th

Did you know that we’ve been giving cards, red roses and chocolates to the ones we love on Valentine’s Day since the 17th century? The roses represent love and chocolate owes its popularity on this day to its aphrodisiac effect. Continue Reading

Top 10 things to do in the UK this Valentine’s Day

Are you looking for inspiration for Valentine’s Day this year? You may have already thought about getting them a gorgeous Valentine's gift or bouquet of Valentine's flowers. So, why not also try something a little different? Here’s our pick of the Continue Reading

How to Propose Marriage: Top Tips and Trends

Asking someone to marry you is probably the most important question you will ever ask as well as the most nerve-wracking! However, it’s not easy, and the pressure to create the perfect proposal has never been higher. Long gone are Continue Reading

8 Things to Do After Christmas

Christmas Day has come and gone and the New Year is still a few days away. Not quite sure what to do with yourself? From taking advantage of the January sales to mini craft projects, here are eight ways to Continue Reading

How to Recycle Your Christmas Tree

Spare a thought for your Christmas tree. Once adorned, admired and loved, come 6th January it will be unceremoniously stripped of its decorations and put aside for yet another year. Whether your Christmas tree is real or artificial don’t kick Continue Reading

Ways To Get The Home Ready For Christmas Visitors

The home is the hub of all this season’s festivities so you’ll want to ensure yours is well prepared for impromptu visitors and family gatherings, particularly if you have guests staying for Christmas. Create the warmest of welcomes for all Continue Reading

How to Make Christmas Magical for Your Children

Christmas is a magical time, especially when you have children. How about going that extra mile this year to put an even bigger smile on your kids’ faces on Christmas morning? Try one of these great ideas to make this Christmas one Continue Reading

Popular Christmas flowers and their meanings

Whether it’s the prickles of the holly plant, romantic allure of mistletoe or the brilliant red of a poinsettia, there are certain flowers and foliage that will be forever associated with the festive period. Here, we reveal the stories and Continue Reading

8 Hacks to Make this Christmas the Easiest Yet

It’s become something of a cliché to remark upon the ever earlier arrival of the festive season but there can be no arguing with the fact that, when it comes to planning your perfect Christmas, it really does pay to Continue Reading

Sending flowers abroad? Here’s everything you need to know

You might be wondering what’s the best way to send flowers overseas, so we’ve put together this handy little guide to give you some tips to ensure your flowers are delivered on time, at a reasonable price and with minimal Continue Reading

The Importance of Kindness

Kindness. It doesn’t cost a thing, yet in our busy, modern lives, the currency of kindness can feel in short supply. You only have to ask yourself; when did you last truly exercise kindness, especially towards a stranger?  Intrigued by the Continue Reading

Find the Perfect Flowers to Match Your Style

Are you wondering which type of flowers would fit perfectly into your home? Or are you looking for the ideal gift for a friend or loved one? Whichever it is, you’re in the right place! We’ve matched our range of Continue Reading

6 Things You Didn’t Know About The Day of the Dead

The Day of the Dead, or Día de los Muertos, is a Mexican holiday celebrated on 1st - 2nd November. During this time it is believed that the spirits of those who have died return to the world of the Continue Reading

Halloween Decoration Ideas

Planning a spooky soirée this Halloween? Whether you’re hosting a sit-down dinner or an open house for trick-or-treaters, be inspired by these Halloween decorating ideas. Halloween Wreath Impress trick-or-treaters and party guests alike by transforming your front door with an Continue Reading

Scarlett Curtis on Flowers That Empower

I’ve never received flowers from a man who was romantically interested in me. I actually only realised this as I was writing this blog and it’s also not something that makes me remotely sad. My life has been full of Continue Reading

Top 8 Most Instagrammable Places in the UK (if you love flowers)

We’re all guilty of living our best lives on social media; and when we say ‘all’, we know that’s a very sweeping statement. Sandra is currently on a cruise with her #hubby, Tony (her hashtag of choice, not ours), and Continue Reading

Flower Baby Names for Girls

Are you looking for names inspired by flowers for your beautiful baby girl? You’re in the right place! We’ve put together a list girls flower names and their meanings. You’ll find pretty flower names, traditional flower names and exotic ones Continue Reading

The Florist Edit: Dreamy Damson Hand-tied

A beautiful hand-crafted bouquet like our Dreamy Damson Hand-tied will be well received at any time of year. Here, we talk about the colours and flowers that floral designer, Steve Betts chose to showcase in this gorgeous bouquet.  Brimming with Continue Reading

Flower Arranging for Mindfulness

It’s a busy world. We multi-task, balance social lives (and several social media accounts) with work and home life, all while keeping on top of a long list of responsibilities.  But in the rush to accomplish necessary tasks, and through Continue Reading

5 Pet Friendly Flowers

Everyone with a pet knows just how curious our furry friends can be, especially when it comes to their tummies! Flowers may look harmless but some can be highly toxic to animals if ingested. Whilst we would always recommend keeping any Continue Reading

When is the Best Day to Celebrate a Birthday?

Think all birthdays were created equal? Think again! Our research has pin pointed the best and worst day to celebrate a birthday and it could all come down to the weather forecast or how close your special day falls to Continue Reading

6 Floral Cocktail Recipes You’ll Love This Summer

Cocktails are all about experimentation; mixing sweet and sour, spirits and syrups, style and substance. So why not get really creative and throw some flowers into the mix? Edible flowers are a great way to give your favourite cocktail a Continue Reading

Cooking with Flowers with Pip McCormac

They're the flavour of the month and the latest foodie trend to take Instagram by storm, but just what is it about edible flowers that has inspired so many professional and have-a-go chefs alike? We've teamed up with Pip McCormac, Continue Reading

Edible Flowers – The Ultimate Guide

We all admire flowers for their beauty, colour and fragrance but what about their taste? With the trend for edible flowers taking over kitchens up and down the country, it’s becoming increasingly common to see flowers on our plates, not Continue Reading

Introducing the Interflora Florist of the Year Competitors 2018

Five of our talented florists from across the country are set to wow the crowds at this year’s RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show, as they compete for the prestigious title of Interflora Florist of the Year in front of Continue Reading

Florists to Compete For Prestigious Title at RHS Hampton Court

For nearly 60 years Interflora’s floristry competitions have given the finest floral designers from across the country the opportunity to showcase their incredible skills and creativity and to compete for the highly coveted title of Interflora Florist of the Year. Continue Reading

Belgravia in Bloom

London’s Belgravia may be better known for its elegant townhouses and beautiful squares, but they love flowers too! Joining in wholeheartedly with the floral extravaganza of Chelsea in Bloom the streets around Knightsbridge and Sloane Street have been temporarily transformed Continue Reading

All Loved Up at Chelsea in Bloom

If you head down to the Chelsea, you’ll find the streets paved with flowers as more than 60 local shops, restaurants and hotels join in with the annual Chelsea in Bloom festival. Inspired by the romance of the royal wedding, Continue Reading

Styling a Summer Garden Party with Maxine @ We Love Home

With the weather being warm and sunny, it’s the perfect time for you to make the most of your garden or outdoor space. And what better way other than to throw a summer garden party and dine al fresco with family and friends? Continue Reading

7 Things to See at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018

The RHS Chelsea Flower Show is one of the world’s most prestigious horticultural shows, with exhibits and floristry displays to inspire not only the enormous crowds that descend upon the Royal Chelsea Hospital but also the millions that will be Continue Reading

8 Steps to Keeping Your Valentine’s Day Roses Fresh

Valentine’s Day is a time for romantic gestures and thoughtful gifts, and there are many people out there who consider red roses to be the ultimate symbol of love and affection. If you were lucky enough to be gifted with a beautiful Continue Reading

How to Write the Perfect Romantic Poem: A Formula and Our Top Tips

Have you ever struggled to find the right words to tell someone you love them? You are not alone. According to our recent survey, 53% of people say they struggle to put their romantic feelings into words. In fact, the Continue Reading

5 Houseplants With Health Benefits

Low maintenance, easy to care for and a quick way to inject some natural beauty into the home, it’s no surprise that plants are back in vogue. It's not all about the aesthetic though - houseplants can pack a punch when Continue Reading

A Quick Guide to Buying Poinsettias

In the last few months of the year the poinsettia is one of the most-sold house plants. Its star-shaped, brightly-coloured bracts make it the perfect plant for Christmas gifting or for adding a little festive cheer to the home. If Continue Reading

The Queen and The Missing Wedding Bouquet

A smiling bride and her proud new husband. At first glance, nothing seems amiss. But take a closer look at this picture from the Queen’s official wedding photographs. While her bridesmaids proudly clutch their bouquets, the Queen’s own, empty hands Continue Reading

How to Choose the Perfect Vase for Your Flowers

There is an art to matching flowers to the perfect vase. Find the right one and you can create real impact, even with just a few simple blooms. Here, we share our guide to the top five vases every flower Continue Reading

The November Birth Flower

There’s a birth flower for every month and those born in November can claim the colourful chrysanthemum as their own. First cultivated in China in the 15th century BC, this popular cut flower has amounted a mass of fans from Continue Reading

Tips for Hosting a Coffee Morning

Coffee mornings are a great excuse to catch up with friends over a cuppa and slice of cake and raise money for a good cause at the same time. New to fundraising? Pull off your first coffee morning with panache Continue Reading

Discover Your Birth Flower

Did you know that every month has a birth flower and that, just like birthstones, each one has its own special meaning? Here’s our guide to the different birth flowers by month and their symbolism. It comes in really handy Continue Reading

What is the September Equinox and when is it?

The temperature is dropping, the nights are drawing in and the leaves are turning golden – all sure signs that autumn has well and truly arrived. #Autumnishere has been trending on and off for weeks now, but when does the Continue Reading

Wedding Guest Etiquette: The Do’s and Don’ts

Wedding guest etiquette can be confusing. From knowing what to wear to how much to spend on a gift for the bride and groom, there’s a certain code of conduct that underpins good wedding etiquette. Here’s our guide to the Continue Reading

How to Throw a Summer Garden Party

Summer is in full swing so make the most of the sunny days and balmy evenings by throwing a garden party. Here’s our top tips on how to bring alfresco elegance to your next social gathering. WHEN IS THE BEST Continue Reading

Christmas Decorating Ideas from The Flower Experts

MERRY MANTLE You just can’t beat a traditional fireplace arrangement at Christmas and this gorgeous design of white roses, tumbling ivy and hellebores (known as the Christmas rose) ticks all the boxes. Seasonal slices of oranges, apples, holly and pine Continue Reading