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The Hawaiian Plant Needs Your Help to Survive

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The Hawaiian Plant Needs Your Help to Survive

The story of the Hawaiian Palm is a sad one, but with your help it can have a happy ending.

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Plant Poaching and Black-Market Succulents

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Plant Poaching and Black-Market Succulents

A growing appetite for rare plants has inspired an international black-market that threatens some varieties with extinction. 

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Growing Ethically: Bloombox Club Meets Duijn-Hove

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Growing Ethically: Bloombox Club Meets Duijn-Hove

Ever wondered where your plants come from? 

The Bloombox Team went to meet the Duijin-Hove owners and pick out our Spring subscription plants in person. We asked about their values, what they specialise in, and how they ensure best practice.  

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Valentine's Flowers and Environmental Damage

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Valentine's Flowers and Environmental Damage

Impermanence may be romantic. But our desire for new, replaceable items also encourages a culture of wastefulness that our planet cannot withstand. 

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