Yearly Archive: 2008

December 26 2008

Ballarat Weddings with Stems Flower Market

Storm and Kyne were married in Melbourne in November 2008. Their wedding was so gorgeous we couldn’t possibly leave her out of our Stems Bridal choices, or her bridal party for that fact. Let’s face it, some things are never going to date!

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December 19 2008

Market Report 18th December 2008

Christmas was the theme once again this week at the Market, with Christmas lilies in high demand along with anything red and white.  The Tall Christmas lilies are quite stunning, and are a very reasonable price at 2 for $25.00.  The short Christmas lilies are also available once again, and offer great buying at 2…

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December 11 2008

Market Report Thursday 11th December 2008

All the trimmings of Christmas were fully on offer at this mornings market.  The list of flowers and foliage for the festive season is just too big to mention everything, so here are our best buys as we see it. Think Christmas flowers and one of the first things to mind are Christmas lilies or November…

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November 28 2008

Market Specials Thursday 27th November

Bouvardia made its season debut at today’s market.  There has been some poorer quality available earlier but today saw premium supplies of this dainty white stared flower in market  for sale.  Bouvardia is used a lot in wedding work but also makes a very pretty vase of flowers for home or a gift. These excellent…

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November 20 2008

Market Specials Thursday 20th November

It was all about Christmas today at the flower market.  The first supplies of christmas bush, blue and green spruce and red celosia arrived in from growers today.  It really emphasis that christmas is only 24 sleeps away! Lots of top quality fresh flowers were bought today so there is an exceptional range of fresh…

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November 15 2008

Market report 13th November 2008

This weeks market once again saw an abundance of flowers due to the warm weather. Both asiatic and oriental lillies were in good supply as well as the alstromeria and the ever popular gerbera.  Due to the large numbers of flowers around at the moment it certainly allows for some bargains to be had, such…

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November 7 2008

Market specials for Thursday the 6th of November

This weeks market saw the arrival of the peonies in large numbers.  For the lover of the peonie, you must get down to the shop this week, as we have bought plenty to keep the prices right down to only $12.50 per bunch. For those that have not encountered the peonie, it is well worth…

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October 30 2008

Market Specials October

This weeks market offered great value for money, allowing us to offer some great prices at Stems this week.  Our television ad this week sees Asiatic lilies at 3 bunches for $20 and Gerberas at only $7.00 per bunch, as well as beautiful 50cm roses in an assortment of colours at only $9.99 per bunch…

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October 24 2008

Fresh Flower Market Report

The warmer weather in Ballarat and Victoria ensured large volumes of flowers arrived at this weeks market for us to select from.  With the spring carnival now in full swing demand from this event for flowers has ensured product is being bought up quickly. Today’s market was all about roses.  Late spring has arrived with…

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October 16 2008

Market Specials 16th October 2008

With the continued warm weather this weeks market was once again abundant with quality flowers from all over Victoria and Australia.  The quality was once again excellent from our preferred suppliers who have all enjoyed a little extra sunlight to bring on their crops. From Grandiflora(our rose supplier), this week we have secured some good quality 50cm roses that…

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