How do flowers and plants resist the winter?

Winter is here with cold temperatures, frost and even snow in some areas. We as human shiver with cold and curl up. But do plants have the same reflex? How do plants, flowers and trees withstand the winter? For indoor plants it’s easier and some outdoor plants can be kept inside in a safe place […]

How to decorate your house with Christmas Arrangements

Decorating your house with Christmas arrangements The end of the year is coming close, and the days are short. This can mean only 1 thing: It is time to make your house extra cosy with Christmas decorations! Besides traditional decorations like Christmas trees, garlands and the nativity scene, Christmas arrangements are also a popular way […]

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Poinsettia and Christmas Tradition

Thinking about Christmas coming soon, we interviewed some of our customers in a competition where they had to nominate their favourite Christmas flower. We were not very surprised to see that for 8 out of 10 people, poinsettia is the Christmas flower. Extremely popular in the US, in Canada and Mexico, the poinsettia called also […]

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Recycling ideas for your Christmas decoration

You may think that you still have some time before Christmas but it’s never too early to think of your Christmas decoration. Especially if you are this type of crafty person still eager to surprise friends or family. If you are used to following our blog, you know that we do care about protecting the […]

Orchid DIY Christmas decoration

It’s never too early to think about next Christmas table decoration. We know that Christmas Holidays is a busy period and we have planned an early Christmas workshop. The idea of this DIY Christmas decoration is to create a unique & sparkling case to welcome lovely orchids. Vanda, phalaenopsis and cymbidium are among the favourite […]

Christmas Cactus

A Christmas cactus is a succulent gift idea!

If you look for a nice gift to someone special, we recommend this lovely seasonal plant, the Schlumbergera. You probably know both the amaryllis and poinsettia, the favourite Christmas flowers. But let give it a chance to the schlumbergera. Ok this is quite difficult to pronounce, that’s true! But when you know that it’s commonly […]

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Are Christmas Cards out of fashion?

Christmas is around the corner with its traditions, surprise and magic atmosphere. Among all of them, Christmas cards used to send greetings to people who count for you, friends, relatives, colleagues, customers to convey all kind of feelings related to Christmas season. Christmas cards are usually exchanged the weeks before Christmas. They are not only […]

Christmas Jumper Day

When is Christmas Jumper Day?

A new tradition for Christmas is the introduction of ‘ugly Christmas Jumpers’ which are now turning into a fashion trend. Every year the designs become even wilder and some turning to the news for inspiration. Christmas Jumpers are now used to raise money for charity, with most offices, schools and workplaces using a specific day […]

Strawberry in rose shape – How to guide with pictures

It is time to discover something new, original, fresh and more importantly greedy: strawberries on a stick! Possibly one of the best things to find whilst browsing the web. The fruity alternative to ice is not only low in calories but still remains at 30 degrees in the form – at least for a certain […]

What is your birthday flower?

Like birthstones, each month has also a flower to choose from that can be connected to the season, colour or atmosphere.  This is not something really new as the Romans already had the tradition centuries ago to offer a specific flower according to the month of birth. In case you don’t have any idea when […]