Garden Innovations: Bringing Technology into the Garden
Are you a cut flower gardener, veggie enthusiast, patio paradise designer, or indoor tropical plant parent who loves technology and all the newest innovations? Whichever type of gardener you are, technology provides many features to help make your garden beautiful and productive. There are new innovations that maximize the efficiency of garden maintenance so you can have more time to
What We’re Planting in Our Vegetable Garden
When spring rolls around, it’s finally time to plant our favourite vegetable garden plants. This year, there are some very special vegetables growing in our gardens along with our tried-and-true favourites! All Florissa fruits and vegetables are non-GMO varieties – perfect for a natural garden. Read on and find out what we will be planting in our backyard vegetable garden,
Soil Preparation Tips: How Do You Prepare Garden Soil for Planting?
There's nothing quite like the feeling of planting a seed and watching it grow into a beautiful plant. To ensure your plants have the best chance at success, you need to start with good soil. Soil preparation is an important step in gardening, and it can be a little daunting if you're not sure where to start. Don't worry –
A Quick Guide to Taking Care of Your Roses
The sight of roses in bloom brings so much joy, and the smell is fresh and wonderful. But how do you keep your rose bushes looking healthy and smelling wonderful year after year? We have been growing many different types of roses in our gardens over the years and have learned a thing or two about keeping our roses flourishing
A How-To Guide for Begonias and Gloxinias
Begonias and gloxinias are a favourite among gardeners since they are one of the earlier tubers available for all the eager gardeners out there! Both of these gorgeous flowers can be started indoors, and begonias can easily be transferred into the garden during the summer months when the temperature is warmer. This way you can enjoy the gloxinias and begonias
Florissa’s Choice of the Year – New for Spring!
During the dark days of winter we dream of spring, and during the colourful months of spring, we wish they would never end! So, when spring finally arrives there is nothing more exciting than getting into the garden. With new varieties, colours, and blooms, it can be hard to pick what you want to try this year in the garden.
Christmas Traditions with Florissa
The holiday season is here, and there are so many different Christmas traditions that are celebrated! Christmas is a holiday that is uniquely celebrated, and in almost every home you'll find a new tradition no matter where in the world you are. But what are Christmas traditions around the world? We have searched far and wide, from Christmas traditions here at
Cheers to a Merry Christmas
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to all our readers. Everyone here at Florissa hope this is a time of joy, peace, and comfort. As you spend time with those you love, we want to share some of the best holiday drinks we enjoy during this season. Whether you're getting together with friends, or just cuddling up with a book by
Add a Little Holiday Flair with Novelty Amaryllis
Who doesn’t love the holidays? From Christmas trees to festive decorations, there’s one special gift you can share with someone this holiday season. There are many different flowers that you can grow indoors through the colder winter months such as Prepared Hyacinths, Paperwhite Narcissi, regular and waxed Amaryllis. To add to the list of winter blooming bulbs, novelty amaryllis are a beautiful way
Easy Winter Gardening with Indoor Narcissus and Paperwhites
During the holidays, it’s nice to have living bouquets around the home, and pretty indoor narcissus like paperwhite flowers are incredibly easy to grow. Sparkling flowers as white as snow make for a gorgeous, sweet-smelling living arrangement just 4-6 weeks from planting. Most indoor narcissi are fragrant, however there are unscented paperwhites for those who prefer scent free flowers. The most