Serving LGBTQ+ couples as a florist

American businesses should not have the right to refuse service and discriminate against LGBTQ+ couples. Very few states prohibit discrimination against people based on their sexual orientation (1), and every day people face hatred and inequality because of who they love. In the past few years in the U.S.A, there have been multiple incidents where … Read more

The power of flowers

“A flower does not think of competing to the flower next to it. It just blooms.” ― Zen Shin The phrase “Beautiful Soul” has been commonly used since a while back. These two very simple words describe true beauty, which comes from within. It means to have a thoughtful, genuine, selfless, kind-hearted trait that dwells … Read more

Fynbos – Diversity of Life

Introduction Following the coastline in the southwestern corner of South Africa is the Cape Floristic Kingdom, the smallest and richest of the world’s six floral kingdoms. This Mediterranean climate region is home to more than 9000 plant species, of which 69% are endemic (B.W. van Wilgen, 2009). Most of these plants grow as fynbos, a … Read more