Author: Mercedes Sarmini

In a world that seems to be getting more expensive by the day, the first thing we do is that we stop spending money on leisure items. Yes, cut flowers are one of the beautiful things we stop spending money on. How

It all started in the family garden for me. I grew Ms Carnation like never-ending pop corn. She was very easy to handle and her off shoots from the stem where so easy to sow into the ground that there

It’s starting to look a little BIT like a HOT Christmas in the wonderful part of the world AUSTRALIA! Surf and Turf, Slip Slops, Bikini’s, Koala’s, and Kangaroo’s and of course SANTA with his SUNGLASSES, Sunscreen, Reindeers and red noses …. BUT.  If

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