Flowerful Stuff

A solid(ago) choice

Solidago A solid(ago) favourite of mine in the plant world. Which is why I include it in our flower boxes every now and then. Solidago is a splendid plant with very green leaves and a glittering of tiny yellow flowers on top. Solidago is usually found in large open areas such as meadows, prairies and…Read more

Flower of the week: lavender

You might know cut limonium in its less tongue-tying title of sea lavender. How charming – the lavender of the sea! If you think you’re experiencing de-ja-vu right now you’re right. Well, kind of. We’ve covered the sea side of this beautiful flower already. So instead I’m going to linger on the flower that cut…Read more

Laurel for the victors

The fauna of youth In this weeks arrangement we’ve added the foliage of all foliage. The fountain of youth for flora and fauna. This stuff just does not get old. The ever-green Laurel. I think it looks rather splendid amongst the roses, bouvardia and gypsophila don’t you? Marcus L-Aurel-ius and co When you think of…Read more

The best of friends throughout time

Flowerful fave – Iris and lily This week is an absolute banger. Not only are we mega fans of it but the flowers in it have been a favourite of peeps for thousands of years. They were big with the Ancient Greeks, Egyptians and pretty much every person in Europe since people could even say…Read more

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