Red roses in a Valentine's day box

Unveiling the Heartfelt Origins and Significance of Valentine's Day

Jocelyn Demler
As February approaches, the air becomes infused with love and anticipation, heralding the arrival of Valentine's Day - a day dedicated to celebrating love, affection, and cherished relationships. Yet, amidst the flurry of roses and heart-shaped chocolates, it's essential to remember the rich history and profound significance behind this beloved holiday. In this blog post, we delve into the origins of Valentine's Day and explore why it holds such importance in our hearts.
Christmas Flowers - red and white

Blooms of Joy: The Benefits of Sending Flowers this Christmas

Jocelyn Demler
As the holiday season approaches, the air is filled with the scent of pine, the warmth of festive lights, and the joy of giving. While gifts come in many forms, there's something timeless and enchanting about the gift of flowers. In this blog, we explore the numerous benefits of sending flowers at Christmas, adding a touch of natural beauty and heartfelt sentiment to your festive celebrations.
A Guide to Spring Flowers

A Guide to Spring Flowers

Jocelyn Demler
As winter melts away and the world awakens from its slumber, there's a magical transformation that takes place in the world of floristry. Spring, often referred to as the season of renewal, is a time when nature bursts forth with an array of vibrant and fragrant blooms. If you're planning to add a touch of springtime charm to your home or looking for the perfect flowers for a special occasion, here's a guide to the flowers available in spring that will surely inspire your floral choices.
Winter flowers in New Zealand -Hamamelis

Blooming Beauties: Exploring the Winter Floral Delights in New Zealand

Jocelyn Demler
Winter may be a season associated with chilly temperatures and dormant landscapes, but nature has its way of enchanting us even during the coldest months. Winter brings forth a captivating array of flowers that defy the frost and bloom with resilience and grace. In this blog post, we embark on a journey through the winter floral wonders of our great, diverse country, discovering the types of flowers that thrive during this magical season.
graduation flowers with woman

Celebrating Graduation with the Timeless Gift of Flowers

Jocelyn Demler
Graduation is an exhilarating milestone that marks the end of a significant chapter in one's life and the beginning of new possibilities. It's a time of joy, pride, and accomplishment, and what better way to celebrate this momentous occasion than by gifting flowers? While flowers may seem like a simple gesture, their beauty, symbolism, and the emotions they evoke make them a perfect choice to commemorate a graduate's achievements.
ANZAC day wreath laid at base of cenotaph

Importance of Wreaths on ANZAC Day

Jocelyn Demler
ANZAC Day is celebrated on 25th April every year. It is a public holiday in both countries, and commemorative services are held throughout the day. Wreaths play a significant role in these services as a symbol of remembrance and honour.

Caring for Flowers in Summer Heat

Jocelyn Demler
Caring for your fresh flowers to get the very best out of them in these hot, sunny days is really easy to do and so important to avoid limp stems that just don’t last.

Summer Flowers

Jocelyn Demler
It is the beginning of a fun, new year here at Fox Road – we are enjoying the sunshine finally - which is helping to keep the summer holiday feelings going. The summer season has many gorgeous New Zealand grown flowers that look wonderful in bouquets, try your hand at arranging them yourself.