Taking beautiful pictures of flowers

We recently shared 6 Instagram accounts full of inspiration for flower lovers: each and every one is bursting with gorgeous original flower pictures. So captivating, they could almost make you jealous! But a few tips and tricks are all you need to take your own spectacular pictures of flowers – whether they’re for an Instagram account, to send to a friend, or so you can enjoy your flowers longer yourself. Whatever the reason, these tips can get you off to a good start!

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Carmen

Carmen shows you all the things you can do with plants and flowers in the home. The possibilities are endless and for that you really don’t need to have green fingers!

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Barbara

This creative all-rounder writes about the most interesting, most inspiring sustainable ideas with flowers and plants: from decorating your own vases with the children to hanging plants in the kitchen. All about green issues, and easy reading.

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Peter

As a passionate modern nurseryman Peter has a clear vision of what durable cultivation should be. His passion comes out in his blog when telling about the origin of the Anthurium, how to give the best care and the vast assortment.

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Hetty

Hetty is the Anthurium ambassador. All the flowers and plants in Hetty’s home are in perfect condition. How does she do that? Hetty reveals her secrets and shares the best care tips and tricks.

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Jordy

Cheerful, passionate, ambitious and always in search of interesting events and forms of recreation; that’s Jordy in a nutshell. As far as he’s concerned there will be no shops or restaurants in the near future without plants or flowers. This growing trend makes him very happy.

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Bob

This creative guy with his infectious enthusiasm has turned his passion into his work. Right from a young age Bob was passionate about plants and flowers; and he’s now been the owner of a flower shop for more than 15 years.

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Floral wedding trends for 2019

Floral wedding trends for 2019

It’s the flowers that really complete a wedding. Many brides carry a bridal bouquet, but this is only the beginning. After all, flowers create a beautiful background that’s perfect for capturing those special moments in pictures.  (more…)

creating a floral wedding with Anthuriums

Here’s how to create a floral wedding with Anthurium flowers

Anthuriums as cut flowers are available in a multitude of shapes, colours and patterns. This makes them the ideal flowers for bridal decorations. (more…)

Where can you buy Anthurium flowers?

Where can you buy Anthurium flowers?

Anthuriums produce gorgeous and exotic cut flowers that are available all year round. They’re not limited to a certain season! And you can get them in a wide range of flower shapes and colours. (more…)

3 tips to make even better flower arrangements

3 tips to make even better flower arrangements

Have you just discovered the wonders of flower arranging? This article already explained the basics of flower arranging, but now it’s time for some extra tips so you can become an even better flower arranger! (more…)

Flower Parade Rijnsburg: 10th of August

Flower Parade Rijnsburg: 10th of August

Music, show and over a hundred beautifully costumed actors. That is Flower Parade Rijnsburg! (more…)

Where to buy anthurium flowers online?

Where to buy anthurium flowers online?

Anthuriums are available in many different sizes and varieties. Their flowers are available in many shapes and sizes: from heart shaped to tulip-shaped and elongated flowers, in both large and small-flowered varieties.  (more…)

DIY: Make a flower crown

You’re seeing them more often these days: flower crowns. They make a beautiful hair accessory for a festival or summer party but are also a nice little craft activity during a birthday party or baby shower. (more…)

Father's Day: tips for giving flowers to men

Father’s Day: tips for giving flowers to men

Father’s Day is just around the corner: Sunday 16 June. This is the day when we show one or more of the most important men in our lives how much we appreciate them. (more…)

Inspiring ideas for a colourful Anthurium bouquet

5 inspiring ideas for a colourful Anthurium bouquet

The Anthurium is extremely versatile. This exotic flower not only comes in a huge range of colours but also in various shapes: choose between heart-shaped, tulip-shaped and elongated flowers. (more…)

striking vases that set the scene for cut anthurium flowers

5 striking vases that set the scene for cut anthurium flowers

Whereas you (hopefully) buy yourself flowers often, you probably never buy a vase. After all, once you have a number of vases, you usually don’t need a new one (and your storage space is probably full already). (more…)

4 DIY ideas for Mother’s Day that use Anthurium flowers and plants

12 May is Mother’s Day! It’s the perfect occasion to remind your mother of just how much you appreciate her.  (more…)

Flower arranging 2.0: How to create a beautiful bouquet

Flower arranging 2.0: How to create a beautiful bouquet

Flower arranging might seem a little tedious or old-fashioned, but it doesn’t have to be. Actually, it can be a delightful opportunity for some ‘me time’. Besides this, your flowers will both look prettier and last longer. (more…)

A colorful spring bouquet in a few steps

A colorful spring bouquet in a few steps

Every season you can add your creativity to new and colorful bouquets with Anthuriums. Let us inspire you with pictures and see how you can easily create those bouquets yourself in a few steps. (more…)

Give your home a spring update

Give your home a spring update

Spring is here! The first rays of sunshine are peeking through the clouds and we’re all getting a case of spring fever. Now that the spring cleaning is all done, it’s time to spruce up your home with a new look – including fresh flowers and plants. (more…)

How to make a cheap bouquet look chic

How to make a cheap bouquet look chic

Sometimes you receive a bunch of flowers that you immediately know came from a supermarket or petrol station. As they say, ‘it’s the thought that counts’, but how can you turn your gift into something you’d be proud to have in your home?  (more…)

3 ways to get creative with Anthurium cut flowers

What if you receive flowers but don’t have an empty vase to put them in? No problem: make use of this occasion to try something new for a change. (more…)

4 nice gifts for flower lovers

With Christmas coming up, it’s once again time to start thinking about gifts. And that isn’t always easy! Especially if you want your gift to be original, personal and genuinely appreciated.  (more…)

Creating a beautiful autumn bouquet yourself: some pointers

Creating a beautiful autumn bouquet yourself: tips and tricks

Now that the days are getting shorter and it’s colder outside, we’re spending more time indoors. A good reason to make your indoor environment even more inviting! (more…)

6 distinctive plant pots for your anthurium plant

Give any room a colourful exotic look by introducing plants to brighten up the autumn season

It’s easy to make your own unique exotic still life. Simply put a number of gorgeous anthurium plants in different pots and then arrange them together on a pretty cabinet. (more…)

These little works of art from the world of nature will give any room a colourful exotic look

These little works of art from the world of nature will give any room a colourful exotic look

It’s easy to make your own unique exotic still life. Simply place a number of gorgeous anthurium stems in different vases and then arrange them together on a table. Or create an upright bouquet made from colourful anthuriums in a bowl.  (more…)

The Wunderkammer

Experience the autumn with anthuriums at the new multi-sensory event by The Wunderkammer

Florists and stylist collective The Wunderkammer has been recognized for the last ten years by their Shop for a Weeks in Amsterdam and after the twentieth edition last May, they introduce new experience concept in November 2018 PRESERVED: Saving Beauty.  (more…)

5 reasons to buy flowers for your own enjoyment

Most of us don’t really need a reason to buy flowers just for ourselves. So why is it that we don’t do this very often? Yes: why not? After all, it’s a very easy and relatively inexpensive way to give yourself a little treat. (more…)

Make your own underwater flower arrangements

Make your own underwater flower arrangements

Sometimes we come across such original ideas that we just have to share them! Like this nice DIY project we saw at Happy Monday Blog, in which they wrote about underwater flower arrangements. And three guesses: which flower would be the best choice? This article tells how you can maken your own underwater flower arrangements. (more…)

3 reasons to have more flowers at the office

3 reasons to have more flowers at the office

Flowers make you happier, less stressed and more relaxed. They also have a beneficial effect on communication and employee satisfaction at the office. Enough reasons, you might say, to have more flowers at the office. This article explains exactly how this works. (more…)

Taking beautiful pictures of flowers

Taking beautiful pictures of flowers

We recently shared 6 Instagram accounts full of inspiration for flower lovers: each and every one is bursting with gorgeous original flower pictures. So captivating, they could almost make you jealous! (more…)

How to make a bunch of cut flowers last even longer

Have you received (or bought for yourself) a nice bunch of cut flowers, and are they wilted and ready for the bin within a week? What a shame, especially when there’s a solution! If given the right care, you could enjoy them much longer.  (more…)

Here are the 10 newest Anthuriums for use as pot plants and cut flowers

Several new Anthurium varieties have been developed lately. Each and every one is special, distinctive and useful for various purposes whether it be a grand arrangement or a modest bouquet. To keep you both informed and inspired, here are the 10 newest Anthurium varieties for use as pot plants and cut flowers! (more…)

Romanticism in Keukenhof: the world’s largest spring-flowering park

If you’re passionate about flowers and plants, you won’t want to miss a visit to Keukenhof. Although Keukenhof is famous for its fantastic tulip displays, it also has much more to see and enjoy. (more…)

Endless Anthurium: these are the different types of the Anthurium

Anthurium varieties are extremely diverse: they are available in a wide range of sizes and versions. You can choose from pot plants and cut flowers, and the shape of their flowers can vary as well.  (more…)

6 Instagram accounts full of inspiration for flower lovers

6 Instagram accounts full of inspiration for flower lovers

Instagram has many communities of people who share the same interests. Plants are one of them, but flowers are right up there as well! Could you use a little #flowerinspiration? Here are six Instagram accounts for flower lovers.  (more…)

No tropical bouquet is complete without Anthuriums

When we think of summer, we think of clear blue skies, bright sunshine, cheerful colours and all the flowers in bloom. Whether we take off for somewhere warm or prefer to go camping in our own country, we all want to make the most of our holidays and recapture that summer feeling for as long as possible. And what’s better than tropical flowers for holding onto that summer mood? (more…)

Anthurium flowers set the scene for haute couture show

On the evening of 4 September couturier Ronald Kolk transformed the large Piquézaal at Grand Hotel Huis ter Duin in Noordwijk aan Zee, The Netherlands, into a living canvas to display his 2017 winter collection. (more…)