In her latest flower diary Misti skips down olfactory memory lane, thanks to Freddie’s summer flowers, reminiscing about a beloved aunt and her wedding day…
Follow the wise man Freddie! Ornithogalum… Say it out loud? Orni-tho-galum. There we go. Now say it all together and you’ve got the star of this weeks arrangement. Which is pretty apt as its other name, rather more pronounceable, is Star of Bethlehem. Don’t panic! It’s not Christmas just yet. And it does seem a bit […]
Father’s Day was the hottest day of the year thus far. I should know. I spent several hours of it sitting in traffic in a 20 year-old Ford Focus with broken air conditioning.
When I think of flower boxes in London, two variations come to mind. First I think of Freddie’s Flowers boxes. Of course. What kind of man would I be if I didn’t? And second I think of pubs. I repeat: ‘What kind of man would I be if I didn’t?’
To all those who love to have fresh flowers delivered, I can almost guarantee that you’ve never welcomed Eremurus to your doorstep.
Loved by birds and butterflies, phlox is a glorious spring flower. I love it so much I’m using it two weeks running!
Fresh flowers in Spring are such a joy! You may have noticed that this Spring we’ve had a colour theme in in our flower boxes.