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Legend Has It: Mothering Sunday

15 February 2017 15:33:16 GMT

With Valentine’s Day only just departing, there is little rest for us wicked florists! (Not that we mind…). Mothering Sunday is already an echo around the walls of our vibrant flower shop. It lands on the fourth Sunday of lent – and although it has no true connection to The American event, it is often called Mother’s Day.

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Where did Valentines Day begin? What is it all about - read here why it's not just another comercialised event! 

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Our Current two apprentice florists Emmeline and Leanne got together to give you an insight as to what its like getting into the floristry industry.

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Julie's Christmas Thoughts!

30 November 2015 16:41:17 GMT

As Winter fast approaches and Christmas is in our sights, we find ourselves with a lot of preparation to do for the upcoming season. The Christmas stock has been unpacked and put out in the shop. The cellophane, bags, bows and wreath rings have to be prepared for this very busy time of the year....

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Torbay Times Editorial August 2015 Issue

25 August 2015 17:46:53 BST

To read our article for the Torbay Times Local Newspaper of August 2015.

Dear Readers,

Well, this month we really do have a lot to tell you! Where shall I begin..

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Live Tour

7 December 2014 10:45:14 GMT

Take a look inside our shop using our virtual tour

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Becky's Bit!

2 June 2014 15:36:38 BST

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Blooms For Business

2 June 2014 15:35:06 BST

Do you want to enhance your business environment? 

 

Have you thought about using fresh flowers in your place of work?

 

Create an inviting and welcoming atmosphere with quality, fresh flowers for your business. 

 

''Naturally, we want our business to stand out from the crowd.'' 

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Flowers: The Journey From Grower To Florist

4 September 2013 16:37:38 BST

The majority of flowers start their journey in Holland although Thailand and Malaysia specialize in Orchids. Colombia are known for their Roses and Carnations. African countries also provide roses and Proteas to name but a few. There are still English grown flowers available, the most common being freesia, Iris, Chryanthemums, Alstromeria and Roses.

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