A Bit of Paradise in London

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If you are looking for gift ideas, these drab winter days are unlikely to give you much inspiration. But this is the time of year when you can never go wrong with giving tropical flowers like the bird-of-paradise. If you live in London, Flowers24hours.co.uk, can help you with getting this flower just anywhere in the city the same day you …


Flowers24Hours Giving You the Tools for a Making Valentine’s Day Your Own

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Valentine’s Day is an event that we celebrate every year, and it has the tendency to sneak up on us most years. Though it is a short event it can hold a lot of importance, and if you do not do it right you have to wait another 365 days before you get another chance to make things right!
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Taking Cut Flowers to Hospitals, Good or Bad Idea?

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Days spent in the hospital recovering can be difficult, and sometimes the only thing that can brighten a person’s day are the flowers, fruit and chocolates brought to them by friends and family. However, for the past decade or so there has been an ongoing debate over, whether giving flowers as gifts is good practice. In most hospitals bringing …


Autumnal Centrepieces

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The season of festivities has caught up with us once again, this is the time of year where we bring our dinner parties indoors. If you use your imagination there are quite a few things you can do to bring the best out your centrepieces.
Simplicity is key, we have a heard the saying that ‘less is more,’ and it is …


Preparation for Next Spring’s Blooms in Season

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There’s a lot going on at this time of year, and if you are a gardener you have even more on your plate. With the nights getting longer, this is the ideal time of year for plants to start setting their buds.
Some examples of these flowers and plants are chrysanthemums, poinsettias and zygocacti (Christmas cacti) mainly they can be seen …


Route Optimising for Flower Deliveries

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As we all know fuel prices are up, along with concern for the environment. Just about any company doing deliveries with motor-vehicles, is having to look for solutions in terms of efficiency and reduced fuel emissions, in kind of bid to kill two birds with one stone.

Postcode Anywhere, recently revealed a new product, the Route Optimiser. This is a service …


Christmas Tree Shortage

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It looks like the poor Euro to Pound exchange rate has caused distress this year as claims that there will be a Christmas Tree shortage are emerging by the minute.
Denmark generally supplies up to 1 million Christmas trees to the UK, however, this year, only an estimated 300,000 will be imported. This is due to the high exchange rate. British …


Research Shows Britons Need More Flowers!

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Britons Needing Colour and Flowers
A recent study done by the Flower Council of Holland, has shown that adults in the UK are looking for a bit of change, with 51 percent harbouring desire to move out of their home town, while 64 percent wish their surroundings were a bit different with more colour.
Nearly 75 % said that the dull backdrop …


Rare Orchid Spreads its Petals

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Rare Orchid Spreads its Petals

Rare Orchid Spreads its Petals
At the Ball Sate University campus, there is a special flower in bloom, the Bucket Orchid from the Wheeler Orchid and Species Bank.
The university acquired some grant money in the summer and Curator Charyl LeBlanc purchased the flower with it.
The Amazon of South Africa is the home of this flower, which thrives …


Hassle Free Holiday Arrangements

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Hassle-Free Holiday Flower Arrangements
With a series of holidays coming up, it is sometimes difficult to keep up with the tempo. For those who are not able to put together a flower arrangement every other week, there are few tricks to follow when picking an arrangement that can fit both the fall and winter season.
The first is to avoid having an …