Monthly Archive: May 2009

May 31 2009

Forest Resort Wedding Expo

In May this year we took Janine and some flowers out to the beautiful setting of Novotel Forest Resort for their wedding expo. Here are some shots from the day and as usual the Stems Bridal team didn’t let us down with design and the market team didn’t let us down on the quality.  Enjoy…

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May 28 2009

Market report 28th May

The Market team have arrived back to Ballarat with another van full of flowers. Winter is definitely in the air, with the first calandula, snap dragons and stocks entering the market.  These lines offer great value, as the striking colours make them ideal for a gift or to brighten the home. Also of great quality…

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May 22 2009

Market Specials Thursday 21st May 2009

An absolutely fantastic flower market today and the truck was packed full of excellent flower lines. Peony Roses yes Peonies are in store now.  Yes they are definitely out of season however we have sourced some through Holland and have imported some premium fresh Peonies into Stems for you to choose from.  Their stately large…

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May 20 2009

Stems Bridal Sessions 2009

Well, we have had another successful Stems Bridal session with brides and their mums getting some fantastic floral ideas and a lot of colour matching going on. The food once again was amazing from the Turrett in Sturt St, and a special thanks to Carmel for her display cake (below) which looked great with fresh…

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May 17 2009

Market Report 14th May

It was a case of re-loading after a very busy mothers day period.  Although many of our customers have a beautiful mothers day gift in their home, it is still largely a case of business as usual in the shop.  Many of our suppliers experienced very successful Mothers Day sales equalling if not surpassing previous years,…

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May 7 2009

Market Specials Thursday May 9th

A 2 a.m departure ensured we were one of the first buyers into the market today.  Even though most of our stock was preorded it was great to have an early chance at the last minute arrivals for todays Mothersday flower market.  Our Ballarat grown Gyp has been short in supply so we were able to…

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May 5 2009

Mothers day Market news from Stems Flower Market Ballarat

Busy, Busy Busy is what the team at Stems are at the moment gearing up and preparing for Mothers day Sunday May 10th.  Flower supply is unprecedently tight this year due to a few factors.  Firstly flower supply always tightens up around this time  of the year due to the shorter days and cooler weather …

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