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Taleisha Barker

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Ultimate Guide to Rose Colour and Type

As Shakespeare once wrote “Of all flowers, methinks rose is best” and we couldn’t agree more. The rose is one of the oldest flowers in cultivation, beloved by humans for millennia. Beauty, elegance, versatility, fragrance, the rose has it…

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The Ultimate Guide to Organic & Sustainable Gardening

Organic gardening is a really good option for home gardeners and is becoming increasingly popular. And while it isn’t the hardest thing in the world to learn, there are a lot of things you’ll need to know before you…

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8 Ways to Celebrate Your Wedding Anniversary

When it comes time to celebrate your wedding anniversary, you want to do more than buy your partner some flowers and chocolates. While your spouse will appreciate any gesture, now is the time to pick a celebration that matches…

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Funeral Etiquette: The Definitive Guide

While the 21st century has done away with much of the formal etiquette of the past, funerals are one time when strict etiquette is still expected to be maintained. It’s a difficult time for all involved and thus a…

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The Best Books for Flower Lovers

Flower lovers are spoilt for choice these days when it comes to content. With all the websites that have beautiful pictures of flowers and all the information you could possibly want to know, you’re never more than a mouse…

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The Psychological Benefits of Giving

The old adage it’s better to give than to receive has been around a long time, but is there any truth to it? When asked, it’s easy to think that receiving is better than giving since you’re the one…

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How to Grow Dahlias (Infographic)

Dahlias might be considered a little old fashioned by some, but they’re growing in popularity in Australia. Looking at them you can see why; they have big colourful blooms and can fit into just about any garden. Fortunately, they’re…

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Growing Tulips: Everything you Need to Know

Tulips are a fantastic plant to grow in your garden and while they aren’t the trickiest plant to grow, there are still plenty of mistakes to be made.  This guide is designed to take you from complete beginner to…