Meet Lucio

Meet Lucio
Introducing Lucio - He is one of our trusty flower men! He has been in the industry for over 20 years after moving from growing Tobacco and say's he loves getting out and about to see all of their customers.  His favourite flowers are Calla Lillie's because of their colours.. plus...

Why we love Dahlias

Why we love Dahlias
Did you know that Dahlias are from the same flower family as Sunflowers, Aster & Daisies? The family know as Asteraceae comes from the word meaning 'star' which describes the shape of these flowers, especially Dahlias. There are more than 30 species of Dahlias, all with amazing and dramatic colour...

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,...

It's the most wonderful time of the year!

It's the most wonderful time of the year!
Joyous cheer and christmas traditions... it really is the most wonderful time of the year. We wanted to find out more about favourite past times and traditions for the holidays so we gathered these little snippets from some of the Simply Stems crew. " I have the same Christmas album that I listen...

What's Your Christmas Style?

What's Your Christmas Style?
Christmas is just around the corner! To celebrate we want to know your Christmas style? Are you the traditional type or like to celebrate an aussie christmas? We have put together our Christmas Collection centred around the following 3 styles. Elegant Australia - Native flowers & foliage featuring billy buttons,...

Wedding Day Styling

Wedding Day Styling
Planning a wedding and speaking to your florist is more than just bouquets & button holes! There is so much more to consider, especially with the growing 'fresh flower trend'. Think about centre pieces, button holes, ceremony arches and the list goes on! How about grandma and grandpa - do...

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...