Interflora Celebrate 90 Years of Flower Power

by Bethany Day on May 24, 2013

On the 30th May 1923, the world’s largest and most popular flower delivery network was born. This week Interflora celebrates its 90th anniversary by looking back at past achievements and to the future too.

Interflora was born in 1923 after the idea of telegraphing orders from one florist to another came over from America. Joe Dobson, a florist from Glasgow, and Carl Engleman, a nurseryman from Essex, were responsible for starting what is now, 90 years on, the most successful florist network in the UK and Ireland.

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Interflora Florist of the Future: The Finalists

by Charlotte.Barnes on December 13, 2012

Florist of the FutureThe heat was definitely on at this year’s Florist of the Future competition, despite the chilly November weather and we are delighted to announce the finalists who have made it through to next year’s grand final.

For florists with less than 4 years of experience, the Florist of the Future competition is a fantastic way for them to showcase their talents at a professional level.

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The Best Christmas Hampers

by Charlotte.Barnes on November 15, 2012

Giant CrackerWhether you leave your Christmas shopping until the night before, or plan well in advance, finding the right place to get all your gifts can be  a battle. That’s why we’ve gathered together a selection of our best Christmas hampers, organised by recipient, to help save you time.

From the ideal gift for your best friend,  partner or parents, Interflora has got it covered this Christmas. Read more >>

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Another year comes to a close at RHS Chelsea Flower Show

by Charlotte.Barnes on May 26, 2012

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2012Today marks the end of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2012 and it has been an incredible experience for everyone involved at Interflora.

Months of planning, designing and creating went into creating this year’s amazing exhibit, The Message, and we couldn’t be happier with the result. Read more >>

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Interflora florist scoops top award at RHS Chelsea Flower Show

by Su Whale on May 25, 2012

Florist of the Year 2012Interflora florist Jennifer Murphy from Flowers by Moira, Co Meath, has been awarded not only a Gold medal at the world’s most famous flower show, but she has also taken the prestigious title of RHS Chelsea Florist of the Year. Read more >>

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Medal Success at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

by Charlotte.Barnes on May 22, 2012

David and DavidInterflora has been awarded a Silver-Gilt Medal at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show for its breath-taking floral design exhibit ‘The Message’.

This is the third consecutive year that Interflora has been recognised at the prestigious flower show and is testament to the exceptional skill and creativity of the expert florists involved. Read more >>

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RHS Chelsea: Interflora florists are going for Gold

by Charlotte.Barnes on May 18, 2012

The MessageInterflora is once again taking its floristry expertise to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show and this year is hoping to wow the crowds with its striking design exhibit, ‘The Message’. Read more >>

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Interflora Flower School at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

by Charlotte.Barnes on May 17, 2012

Flower School close upHave you ever wanted to learn how to arrange flowers like the professionals? With Interflora’s Flower School you can learn everything you ever wanted to know about flower arranging from our expert florists, David Ragg and David Denyer. Read more >>

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Interflora at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show: Building the exhibit

by Charlotte.Barnes on May 14, 2012

Chelsea logoThis year, Interflora is creating yet another incredible floral display at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show and this time we’ve been asking for your help to do it. Our exhibit has been designed and created by award-winning Interflora florists David Ragg and David Denyer and is entitled ‘The Message’. Read more >>

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Florist Window competition entries – Update!

by Charlotte.Barnes on May 14, 2012

deckchairs on a beachUpdate: Due to the fantastic response from our Florist Window competition, we are now extending the deadline to 12 noon on Monday 14th May, so there is still time to submit your seaside inspired entries and to vote for your favourite window!

Voting will continue until 16th May, with the winner being announced later that week.

Listed below you will find the photographs for each entry, including the florist that created them. All you have to do is vote for your favourite by posting a comment below!

The winner will win a pair of tickets to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, plus a hamper worth £100! The runner up will receive a pair of tickets to the show. Read more >>

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