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Organic Sunshine Bloomtube Giveaway

This month we joined forces with Organic Sunshine, a hip informative blog written by Nicole, a mother of two boys and garden enthusiast.   She gave Bloomtubes a great review and hosted a giveaway that wraps up June 17, 2014.  You can read her review of Bloomtubes here http://organicsunshine.net/featured/bloomtubes. And remember to enter the giveaway!  


Vote for Bloomtubes as a semi finalist!

Fantastic news! Bloomtubes was chosen as a semi finalist for  The Daily Grommet 2014 Product Pitch competition. The Daily Grommet is a great site that introduces innovative products and supports the Maker community.  You can vote for it at the link below to show your support. http://www.thegrommet.com/product-pitch/vote  


start small

Start small. That is my new mantra for the year. Each year I seem to trot out the same rusty old resolutions and they always revolve around what I am going to cut out. I am weary of deprivation. I am tired of poverty consciousness. In 2014 I am cutting out resolutions. Start small. I […]


Micro Bouquets

Our favorite past time here at Bloomtubes is making micro bouquets.   We have used everything from feathers to ferns and beads to berries.  Micro bouquets are wonderful for the florist who has broken or leftover stems and the gardener who has some lovely blooms from a recent pruning. With a simple bunch of fresh […]


Weaving flowers everywhere

Weaving flowers into your daily life in unexpected ways lifts your spirits and beautifies your environment. Here we have used a jewelry stand and one bloomtube in each size: bitsy, baby, basic, and big to create a delightful micro garden experience.  Bitsy holds two blooms from a stem of Larkspur also known as Delphinium.  Baby holds […]


Micro Gardening

Micro Gardening Live in an apartment? Don’t have the space for a herb garden? Maybe you are a micro gardener. Micro Gardening is a movement  dedicated to gardening in small spaces using inventive containers. Bloomtubes joins the movement with its solution for growing herbs. Grow a micro garden right on your fridge.  It is possible […]