Blooming Blogs

Which Florist Do I Choose to send Flowers?

Not all florists are created equal. With so many florists to choose from it’s not as simple as click and deliver.   Here’s a low down of where you can buy flowers across Melbourne: Florist shops; Supermarket flowers; Service station flowers; Online Flowers; Online...

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Springtime in South Yarra is the best flower season ever.

I grew up in Scotland until the age of 18 when I moved with my family to Melbourne, Australia.  For me, in my mind, Springtime is always Easter time.  Even though I have lived in Melbourne for more than half my lifetime, it’s funny how these young learnings don’t...

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5 Reason Women love Flowers on Valentine’s Day

Do women really want Flowers on Valentine’s Day? Absolutely. Here’s 5 Reasons why! For those skipping right to the end game and setting off to order Red Roses? Please don’t. Take a moment, read below. Red roses are bought by ambivalent men. Ouch! But it’s true....

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Christmas Shopping Nightmare.

THE COUNTDOWN TO CHRISTMAS IS ON. You can put it off for as long as you like, but that day is still going to arrive and gifts are expected. Who are you buying for and truly.....what do they really need? Many of you are shopping for gifts that will end up in the bin;...

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Let’s Talk Flowers

When we are talking flowers, Fresh is Best How do you know if the florist has fresh flowers? Running Petal and Rose flowers has given me great insight into the flower industry in Australia. I certainly don’t claim to know it all, but I do know that fresh flowers can...

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