Hello Flowers! Musings

#FlowerCrushFriday - Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus leaves is one of the more commonly used leaves in our arrangements. While we were going about our usual routine of conditioning flowers, our intern came across something extra on this batch of eucalyptus leaves! :) Those little small buds are actually eucalyptus flowers and that's how it looks like when it blooms. The buds on the top left of the photo are how it looks like pre-bloom. If you ever come across this on your eucalyptus leaves, don't be too surprised!   (Psst, did you know that Koalas only eat eucalyptus?)

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#FlowerCrushFriday - Hydrating Hydrangeas

Hello friends! We wanted our #flowercrushfriday information to be shared easily among friends and family, so we've decided to pen them down so that you can always come back to this space when you need a refresher (:  The main purpose of #flowercrushfriday was to share some fun, interesting information on flowers that our interns have picked up along the way! We hope that you'll be able to gain some knowledge as well~ :) _______________________________________________________________________ We know that flowers need water to grow and survive! Water is usually taken in through the roots of the plant, up the stem and it travels to...

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What Flowers Taught Me about Life and Death

Reflections

What Flowers Taught Me about Life and Death

I am a florist from Hello Flowers! And I face with death every day. The beautiful cut flowers that we used are all going to die within 3-10 days. Hence, we do our best in their last days to maximize their life and arrange them to look their finest. That’s the role that flowers play in our lives. As morbid as it sounds, that’s how life is. How life works and there is little we can do to change its outcome. We just have to embrace it.   “I love flowers but they just don’t last.” “Isn’t it a waste that they...

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