Archive for posts tagged with 'flowers'

Spring Flower Show

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Brisbane Arcade transforms into an enchanted forest

Brisbane Arcade will bloom into the new season with its third annual Spring Flower Show. This year's theme, The Enchante…

Metre Market is back

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Metre Market is back

Metre Market is back for round two on Sunday 24 April with another incredible line-up of boutique market stalls,…

Husband spends 2 years planting flowers for blind wife

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Husband spends 2 years planting flowers for blind wife

Nothing says ‘I love you’ more than a beautiful bunch of flowers – make that thousands of flowers.…

For the love of flowers

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For the love of flowers

Brisbane’s longest operating florist will help floral lovers learn to express their creativity this month, as they launc…

Valentine's Day

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Win the ultimate Valentine’s Day experience [Closed]

It’s the perfect Valentine’s Day experience — an extraordinary Valentine’s Day degustation at the…

The rose that never dies comes to Brisbane

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The rose that never dies comes to Brisbane

The Enchanted Rose – a Colombian rose that never dies – has made its way to Brisbane! The rose, which stays…

Parks Alive –  City Botanic Gardens & Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha

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Parks Alive – City Botanic Gardens & Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha

Parks Alive is coming back to the major parks and gardens of Brisbane over two big weekends this August. From 15 - 16…

Parks Alive – Roma Street Parkland & South Bank Parklands

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Parks Alive – Roma Street Parkland & South Bank Parklands

Parks Alive is coming back to the major parks and gardens of Brisbane over two big weekends. Roma Street Parkland will…

Love blooms with intent

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Love blooms with intent

There’s more to a flower than just its scent. We can thank the stiff Victorians for the flower code we use to…

Open Garden

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Open Garden

COUCALS OPEN GARDEN The 2 acre garden features raised garden beds bordered by sandstone rocks and contains plantings…

Tickled pink in the garden

In the Garden

Tickled pink in the garden

Tough and tenacious sometimes tugs at gardening emotions more than the bold and beautiful. People often ask what…

The whimsy of plant names

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The whimsy of plant names

The pleasure of the Francisia bush comes in threes – three nicknames that is, writes Julie Thomson. Don’t you love the…

Lunch with Monet

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Lunch with Monet

In the flower-filled garden of Claude Monet in the French village of Giverny, you’ll find an oasis of beauty. The…

Going potty for plants

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Going potty for plants

Potted plants can turn up the aesthetic volume in small and large spaces. There are stacks of good reasons to go potty i…

Weddings: as different as they are personal

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Weddings: as different as they are personal

There was a time when a wedding was very traditional; banns had to be posted (a formal announcement of the intent to…

Valentine’s Day gifts for the romantic

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Valentine’s Day gifts for the romantic

Valentine’s Day gifts are something that should be given careful thought, chosen carefully, and gifted with…

Get crafty: create your own vases

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Get crafty: create your own vases

A vase can be created from almost anything with an opening at the top, so hunt down your spare jars and bottles, as we…

Ginger Flower and Food Festival back in full bloom

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Ginger Flower and Food Festival back in full bloom

There will be a riot of colour and entertainment at this year’s Ginger Flower and Food Festival this January. The…