2016 Spring Racing Carnival Marketing & Design Tips

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Synonymous with perfectly pruned rose bushes and fancy race wear, The Spring Racing Season is always a highlight on any flower lover’s calendar. A floral fashion accessory spells class and elegance; characteristics so closely associated with the carnival. Therefore the industry is awash with... continue reading

Shades of Spring

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Spring brings to mind warmer weather, clearer skies, new beginnings and of course an abundance of flowers!  While we may be biased, it’s our favourite season, as we say ‘good bye’ to the dreariness of winter and ‘hello’ to the budding beauty of spring. Pun intended! There are several... continue reading

Flower of the Month – Tulip

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Whilst the tulip is synonymous with Holland, it appears that wild tulips were first cultivated in Persia in about the 10th century AD , having been brought to the country from Syria. Tulips in Persia were considered heaven on earth and were accorded an almost divine status. The first tulips... continue reading

Broersen Bulbs

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From Boat beginnings to the biggest Bulb propagator in Australia The Broersen family have never shied away from hard work. The Dutch immigrants have established themselves as one of the biggest bulb producers in Australia growing over 140 varieties of tulips and supplying up to 900,000 tulip... continue reading

Sydney Style – What’s Trending in Flowers

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We recently popped up to Sydney to visit the Flower Market and also spoke to 5 of Sydney’s eclectic and fabulous florist set. Sydney florists are not as spoilt as Melbourne with the public gaining access to their markets at the same time. A major portion of the Sydney market is made up of imported... continue reading