February 2019

Ms Gerbera is named after German born Dr Traug Gerber. There are now over 200 varieties available in every colour imaginable including blue. Newer varieties have double petals, giving a fluffy look to the flower, or thin, spidery petals, or wider, thicker

Most Mr Iris is grown in the hills close to Melbourne or in Tasmania because of the requirement of cool temperatures. In the Language of Flowers, blue Iris means ‘you mean so much to me’, while yellow Iris means ‘passion’. The Cutflower