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Join in Garden Day and British Flowers Week

Garden Day 9th May Garden Day is back for a third successive year on Sunday, 9th May 2021 to celebrate the life-enhancing power of outdoor and indoor garden spaces. The nationwide community benefit movement is calling on all plant-lovers to down tools on Garden Day, make a flower crown, and share their plant spaces with … Read more

Increase in flower prices, Brexit or not?

With Mothers Day fast approaching for florists in the UK, you might be expected to see an increase in the cost of plants and flowers. However flower price increases are not quite as simple as it seems. Caroline Marshall- Foster from the ‘The Florist Magazine’ has written an excellent article on the multiple reasons behind … Read more

Interflora launches’Bouquet of the Year’

SAY IT WITH FLOWERS: INTERFLORA LAUNCHES ‘BOUQUET OF THE YEAR’ AS CORONAVIRUS SEES BLOOMING BRITS SEND MORE FLOWERS ‘JUST BECAUSE’ THAN EVER BEFORE Sales data from Interflora found that ‘Missing you’ flowers peaked in April and May as lockdown loneliness kicked in  More ‘Just because’ flowers were sent in 2020, compared to the previous year, … Read more

BFA Industry Awards 2020 and Virtual FleurEx 2020:

How, where and when…… The British Florist Association Industry Awards 2020 will be hosted by Dennis Van Wonderen and Nikki Meader. The British Florist Association Industry Awards 2020 Everyone is eager to find out the winners of this years awards and we are pleased to announce that they will be posted on our website on … Read more

BFA INDUSTRY AWARDS 2020: Finalists announced!

8th October 2020 This year we have once again seen a record number of votes with 13,675 people having their say. It’s fantastic to see how passionate people are about our industry. IoPF FLORISTRY STUDENT OF THE YEAR Helen Collier, Bicton College, Devon Katherine Birtles, Myerscough College, Lancashire Patricia Bond, Academy of Floral Art, Devon … Read more

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