Checkers is selling a bunch of roses for R700 on Valentine’s Day

2019-02-14 14:46

And at Netflorist you could buy 100 roses for almost R4,500.

Tips for gorgeous hydrangeas

2018-12-11 12:14

Mary Spies propagates hydrangeas with blooms as big as dinner plates. You can too...

Have a sweet tooth? This edible doughnut bouquet could be the answer to all your dreams

2017-05-31 15:40

Read this to see Instagram's latest craze!

Inside SA’s rose powerhouse

2017-02-08 13:05

By changing the way in which roses are propagated, Ludwig Taschner of Ludwig’s Roses has managed to create a nursery that boasts the largest selection of rose varieties in the world.

Going potty for pot plants: a 12 step guide

2016-07-21 13:44

Here’s how to make your very own pots for all your favourite plants.

Mysterious statues originally made for past city event

2016-01-13 12:10

Some light has been shed on the ­mysterious statues appearing in ­municipal gardens in the city and where they might have come from.

How to use containers in your garden this spring

2015-09-02 15:04

Show off your spring blooms in an eclectic array of recycled containers.

How to give your home a casual floral flair

2015-03-30 12:45

Who said a vase full of flowers at your window is outdated? Make your house a home with these useful tips on floral décor.

Why can’t I buy a man flowers?

2014-10-29 10:24

Cath Jenkin proves that even men deserve to get flowers while they are still alive.

6 Ways to save money on your wedding flowers

2014-05-14 10:34

Many people underestimate the effect that flowers will have on their wedding budget. Here’s how to avoid upping the costs.


Netflorist was started by accident - now SA’s oldest online store gets 730,000 orders a year

2019-02-08 17:14

On Valentine’s Day, the flower and gift delivery service NetFlorist will turn 20 years old.

Here's how Datsun SA uses flower power to make the country smile

2018-09-05 07:15

Datsun regularly sells more than 600 models of its compact GO each month but the automaker is also spreading loads of love and cheer with a fleet of 60 pink vehicles in SA.

Her ultimate V-Day wishlist

2017-02-12 06:00

8 things we’re lusting after during the month of love.

How to make a wedding bouquet

2016-11-10 09:35

We chat to one of the most renowned bridal florists and décor experts in Cape Town.

From Kenya with love

2016-02-14 16:00

This Valentine's Day, there's a good chance your flowers came from Kenya.

How to make your flowers last longer

2015-11-12 12:23

Here’s a simple guide to buying fresh flowers and making them last this summer.

Cape Town's strelitzia man

2015-04-24 11:06

Every day between 15:00 and 19:00, at the traffic lights on the corner of Buitengracht Street and Buitensingel in the Cape Town city centre, you’re likely to see a man with a bunch of orange strelitzia flowers.

Give your garden some TLC

2015-01-26 16:40

Neglected your garden? It's never too late to get your green fingers working.

Potting it up: how to plant in containers

2014-09-04 13:53

Brighten up your patio, living area or around your pool with some container magic. Here's how.

How to wear a floral crown

2013-04-26 13:30

The dos and don'ts of wearing a flower garland.

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