Discover the delightful versatility of rhubarb with these irresistible recipes that transform this tangy vegetable into mouth-watering culinary creations. If you have the space for large textured leaves and sturdy edible stalks, rhubarb plants are a great addition to your edible garden. Believe it or not, rhubarb is actually a perennial vegetable but in the kitchen it is mainly treated

Mother’s Day is just around the corner and it’s time to celebrate the women in our lives who have nurtured and cared for us. At Florissa, we have put together a guide of excellent gifts and fun ideas to honour the moms who love to garden, have a green thumb or an appreciation for plants! If you’re stuck for an

Garden Planting

As the vibrant colours of spring begin to emerge and the days grow longer, there's no better time to roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty in the garden. Whether you're a seasoned gardener or just starting. The prospect of growing your own fruits and vegetables is not only practical but also incredibly fulfilling. With the promise of

Iris Germanica mixed border garden

From the majestic Iris germanica to the delicate Iris ensata, the diversity of irises never fails to inspire awe and admiration. Whether gracing a garden border, pondside, or floral bouquet, irises captivate us with their beauty and grace. Known for their striking blooms and elegant structure, irises are cherished by gardeners, flower enthusiasts, and florists. For those who share their

A garden is a pleasurable mixture of colours, scents, textures, and sounds that together create an environment for relaxation and introspection. From the rustling whispers of ornamental grasses to the soothing mix of fragrant blooms, a sensory garden is a sanctuary for relaxation and stress relief. In our bustling urban landscapes, finding solace in nature can feel like a distant

Welcome to the world of culinary creativity and self-sufficiency, where the bountiful harvest from your very own garden transforms into delightful jars of pickled perfection and sumptuous jams that burst with flavour. Whether you're an avid gardener seeking to extend the lifespan of your produce or a curious food enthusiast eager to explore the art of preservation, this blog is