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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The positive effects of plants

The positive effects of plants

Plants are essential for life on Earth. The presence of plants releases enough oxygen into the air and provides food. Read more

The positive effects of flowers

The positive effects of flowers

Flowers bring happiness. That is evident from the ‘The Emotional Impact of Flowers Study’ of the State University of New Jersey. Flowers have immediate and long-lasting effects on emotional responses, mood, social behavior and even memory for both men and women. Read more

How to make a bunch of cut flowers last even longer

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.  Read more

3 reasons why flowers always make women happy

3 reasons why flowers always make women happy

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, a lot of children are wondering what to buy for their mothers. We say: don’t make it too difficult for yourself, and surprise her with a pretty bouquet! Read more

How to create an urban jungle in your bathroom

How to create an urban jungle in your bathroom

The urban jungle trend was a big hit last year but it’s still going strong this year. You see it particularly in living rooms because that’s where you usually spend most of your time and can enjoy it most. But have you ever thought of turning your bathroom into an urban jungle? Read more

With these plants you bring spring into the house

Bring spring into the house with Anthuriums

Now that spring has begun, the sun begins to show itself more often. Wonderful! We are well and truly ready to venture outside without a jacket, put on our sunglasses and grab a seat on a terrace. Read 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. Read more

Endless Anthurium: these are the different types of Anthuriums

Endless Anthurium: these are the different types of Anthuriums

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.  Read more

5 beautiful watering cans to quench your plants’ thirst

5 beautiful watering cans to quench your plants’ thirst

Most people have a watering can at home, and plant lovers most definitely do. But maybe the time has come to replace that old watering can you’ve been using for years. What about one of the many beautiful watering cans currently available?  Read more

Fashion & Anthurium: A popular flower for fashion shows and photo shoots

The Anthurium makes a bold statement with its glossy green foliage, brightly coloured spathes and striking spadix. Its flowers are quite unlike any other. They come in a wide range of colours and have an elegant look which explains why they are all the rage for fashion shows and photo shoots.  Read 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. Read more

Anthurium care: 4 common mistakes to avoid

Anthurium care: 4 common mistakes to avoid

On Anthurium Info you can find plenty of tips on how to care for your Anthurium plants. But it’s also important to know what not to do. No matter how well you care for your Anthurium, it will suffer if you do certain things. Read more

Original alternatives to a vase

Original alternatives to a vase

We put plants in a plant pot and flowers in a vase. It’s the conventional way of doing things, but that doesn’t mean it’s the only way!  Read more

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

On the 22th of March it is Mother’s Day! It’s the perfect occasion to remind your mother of just how much you appreciate her.  Read more

4 original ways to make a plant a special gift

4 original ways to make a plant a special gift

A plant is always a good gift idea. Even so, you could make it just that bit more memorable by the way you present it. In an absolutely gorgeous plant pot, for example. But why not take it to the next level?  Read more

Anthurium as the main flower of the Easter celebration in Rome

Anthurium as the main flower of the Easter celebration in Rome in 2021

During the annual Easter celebration, which takes place in Rome on April 11 2021, floral designer Paul Deckers chooses the Anthurium this year as the main flower for the decoration of St. Peter’s Square. Read more

How to make an Anthurium kokedama

How to make an Anthurium kokedama

Kokedama making is a Japanese planting technique with a long-standing history. Translated literally, the word kokedama means ‘moss ball’. This is a special bonsai technique in which the roots of a plant grow inside a ball made of moss. It might sound complicated, but it’s not! Read more

Anthuriums add colour to any kitchen

Anthuriums add colour to any kitchen

Kitchens have increasingly become the heart of the home in recent decades. No longer used solely for food preparation, more and more of them have become extensions of the living room. Read more

Use Flower Constellation to create a star-sign bouquet

Does this sound familiar? You arrange flowers in a vase, but they don’t remain standing up straight like you had in mind. Or you have just a few flowers for a vase that’s too large for them so they topple over. How can you get individual flowers to stand up nice and tall? Read more

Heart shaped flowers for Valentine’s Day – Anthurium is worth more then a thousand words

Remember: February 14th is Valentine’s Day. The most beautiful way to show your appreciation to your loved ones is still a bunch of fresh flowers. Although February isn’t the best month for many seasonal cut flowers, the Anthurium is perfect because it is available throughout the year. And the flower has the shape of a heart. Read more

4 reasons why the anthurium makes the ultimate flower or plant for Valentine's Day

4 reasons why the Anthurium makes the ultimate flower and plant for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day, the day on which we have 24 hours to show how much we appreciate the ones we love. There could be no other flower more associated with this day than the rose. But… did you know that the Anthurium is absolutely perfect for showing your love on Valentine’s Day? Read more

An Anthurium plant in water to suit three different interior design styles

An Anthurium plant in water to suit three different interior design styles

Did you know that you can place an Anthurium houseplant in only water? It’s already a stunning plant, but this turns it into a real eye-catcher in your home. To provide you with some inspiration, we asked three bloggers – Judith Home, Dutchguy84 and PRCHTG – to style their living space using an Anthurium plant in water.  Read more

How sustainable are Anthuriums?

How sustainable are Anthuriums?

Sustainability is an important theme for many in 2020. We are increasingly aware of the impact we as humans have on the environment, and we want to reduce this.  Read more

Decorate your stairwell with plants

Decorate your stairwell with plants

When you come home, you immediately want to feel comfortable and welcome. That’s not going to happen if your stairwell is boring and empty. So, now’s the time to give it a makeover! And naturally, plants are the answer. Read more

Good-bye Christmas tree, hello Anthurium pot plant!

Good-bye Christmas tree, hello Anthurium pot plant!

It’s hard to get used to not having a Christmas tree in your home anymore. That place where the tree and all its pretty decorations stood is now a big empty spot. But don’t worry: there are enough ways to fill it up. Here are just a few. Read more

5 anthurium gift-giving days to note on your calendar

5 anthurium gift-giving days to note on your calendar

Of course, we give presents on Valentine’s Day, Christmas or a birthday. But on these moments it’s pretty much expected. Sometimes it is nice to surprise someone with a gift on a day when they don’t expect it at all. Read more

Use anthuriums to set your Christmas dinner table

Use Anthuriums to set your Christmas dinner table

December is the month to get together with friends and family for more elaborate dining. Using Anthuriums is an easy way to add a special touch to these gatherings. Read more

Trend: a botanical Christmas decoration using anthuriums

Trend: a botanical Christmas decoration using Anthuriums

December is the month to get together with friends and family for more elaborate dining. Using Anthuriums is an easy way to add a special touch to these gatherings.  Read more

Christmas decoration with anthurium

4 ideas for incorporating Anthuriums in Christmas decorations

December is the month to get together with friends and family for more elaborate dining. Using Anthuriums is an easy way to add a special touch to these gatherings.  Read more

Use the anthurium in a unique and colorful Christmas wreath

Use the Anthurium in a unique and colorful Christmas wreath

December is the month to get together with friends and family for more elaborate dining. Using Anthuriums is an easy way to add a special touch to these gatherings. Read more

Anthurium flowers in 3 entirely different interiors

Anthurium flowers in 3 entirely different interiors

To demonstrate the versatility of Anthurium flowers, we asked three bloggers to incorporate them into their own unique and entirely different interiors. Read more

Decorating your home using the Flexa trend colour for 2020: Tranquil Dawn

Decorate your home using the Flexa trend colour for 2020: Tranquil Dawn

Every year, Flexa colour professionals at the Global Aesthetic Center, international design experts and architects get together to discuss the latest global trends. Read 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.  Read 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. Read more

Flower arranging using cut Anthurium flowers: 3 ideas

Flower arranging using Anthurium flowers

No wonder that cut Anthurium flowers are perfect for use in bouquets. After all, they come in so many colours and shapes, including heart-shaped, tulip-shaped and elongated flowers. This is what makes these versatile flowers so appropriate for any theme or interior design style! Read more

A flower arrangement using cut Anthurium flowers: 3 examples

A flower arrangement using cut Anthurium flowers: 3 examples

Now autumn has arrived and we’ll to be spending more time indoors, it would be nice to have a flower arrangement on the table. Why not make it a real eye-catcher that welcomes you as soon as you step inside? Read more

Where will plants grow best?

Where will plants grow best?

When you buy a new plant, you want to make sure you give it the right care to keep it beautiful for as long as possible. But how should you do this? And where will plants grow best? Read more

Making a bouquet using cut Anthurium flowers: tips & inspiration

Have you ever made a bouquet using cut Anthurium flowers? This flower is so versatile that it lends itself perfectly for this purpose. Read more

Which plants will grow in water?

Which plants will grow in water?

You usually think of placing cut flowers in water and plants in a pot. But certain plants can also be grown in water, completely without soil! Read more

How to make plants bloom again?

How to make plants bloom again?

You’ve probably had this happen before. You buy a beautiful plant expecting it to produce lots of flowers. However, except for a few little flowers, the rest won’t open. You don’t want to throw the plant away just yet, but it doesn’t look very appealing. Fortunately, there’s a solution for this problem! Read more

How do plants absorb water?

How do plants absorb water?

How do plants absorb water? Usually, we simply take this process for granted, but have you ever wondered how it actually works? We wondered this, too, so we did a little research. Read more

Which cut flowers will last a long time?

When you buy a bunch of cut flowers, you want them to look beautiful for as long as possible. We’ve all had this happen at one time or another: we come home with a pretty bunch of flowers only to discover a few days later that they’ve already begun to wilt. What a shame! So, which cut flowers will last a long time? Read more

3 tips to make your summer last even longer

Are you not ready to say goodbye to summer? With autumn just around the corner, it’s almost impossible to avoid. But you can make summer last a little longer inside by making a few changes there! Here are some ideas to do just that. Read more

An Anthurium houseplant in water: a DIY project

An Anthurium houseplant in water: a DIY project

Usually, you think of arranging Anthurium flowers in a vase and placing an Anthurium houseplant in a plant pot. But did you know that you can also place an anthurium plant in water? Read more

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.  Read more

3 tips to help your plants survive your holidays

3 tips to help your plants survive your holidays

If you love your plants, going on holiday is always a bit of a concern. How can you help them survive while you’re away? You certainly don’t want to return to a dead urban jungle. Fortunately, you can do a number of things to avoid this. Read 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. Read more

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