Flower of the Month // June // Tulips

Flower of the Month // June // Tulips
Tulip signifies a declaration of love. It also symbolizes fame and perfect love. Follow these simple tips for beautiful long lasting blooms:  Don’t fill the water in the vase too high Take off leaves below the waterline Look after tulips daily by cutting a little of the stem and changing the water daily. Keep in a...

Flower Filled Hen's Day Fun!

Flower Filled Hen's Day Fun!
Looking for an alternative to the usual Hens Night activities. We are seeing a growing trend to move away from the traditional hen’s night antics to a classier “day time-do” with the ladies! Have you ever consider a floral themed affair, its fair to say she will have been looking...

Pantone Colour of the Year

Pantone Colour of the Year
Every year Pantone release a colour (this year there were two) of the year. You will notice these colours appear in all sorts of ways from fashion to homewares, they have an influence on so many things. This years choice of Rose Quartz works perfectly for the Floristry Industry. We...

Simply Inspired

Simply Inspired
We love our job and being surrounded by beautiful blooms is just a part of it. We get excited about our flower deliveries because it usually means there is something beautiful we can photograph. From the humble daisy chrysanthemum to something more exotic like a lotus pod or beautifully textured...

Roses are Red...

Roses are Red...
Why are Red Roses associcated with Valentines Day and given as a token of Love ?   In Victorian times flowers were given to communicate feelings that could not be spoken. Red roses indicate passion and romantic love.   Pink roses are to show admiration and happiness. To someone you desire or...

Australia Day 2016

Australia Day 2016
This year Simply Stems were proud to support the Greater Shepparton Australia Day Awards. Bouquets were presented to the award winners and featured a beautiful array of native florals including Banksia, Billy Buttons, Gum and Kangaroo Paw. We are so proud to be able to be a part of these...

Bring the Outdoors in with a Terrarium or Potted Fern

Bring the Outdoors in with a Terrarium or Potted Fern
Plants are a great way of brightening up an office, kitchen bench or living room. Terrariums and potted ferns don’t like to be kept in direct sunlight, they will thrive in a shady position, so that’s why they are perfect for indoors. People always worry about how much to water,...

Flower Crowns

Flower Crowns
Flower crowns are the perfect spring racing accessories! There is no better way than than to celebrate and welcome spring than featuring a flower crown as part of your spring racing fashion! Flower crowns are also a big winner for any other occasion be it a birthday, hen's day or...