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June 30, 2012

Flowerona reflects: peonies & publications

I hope you've had a great week.  The weather here in the UK has been a real mix of rain and balmy days with dust being blown over from the Sahara Desert! Perhaps next month we'll start to see some real signs of summer...in time for the holidays? It's so lovely to see all the seasonal flowers in …

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June 29, 2012

Stunning exploded flowers captured by Fong Qi Wei

What a lovely way to round up the week with these stunning exploded flowers captured by the very talented Singapore-based Fong Qi Wei of Thoughtful Photography. His unique images really took my breath away when I first discovered them... Fong Qi Wei created this series to show the symmetry of flo…

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June 28, 2012

Beautiful Chelsea Garden Collection from Dipingo Design featuring Jo Thompson’s Show Garden

If you read Flowerona regularly, you'll know that I documented garden designer Jo Thompson's journey to this year's RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Smitten by Jo's caravan called Doris and her planting scheme, I followed Jo each month as she prepared for the show. And when I visited her garden on the Sun…

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June 28, 2012

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2012 – Hillier Nurseries & Garden Centres

This is my last blog post about the RHS Chelsea Flower Show which took place at the end of last month. This time, it's the turn of Hillier Nurseries & Garden Centres, who had an incredible stand in the Great Pavilion. You may remember that Hillier Nurseries provided the trees for Jo Thompson'…

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June 27, 2012

Introducing cake designer, Rosalind Miller…

Continuing my Wedding Wednesday blog post series, I'm delighted to feature today an interview with cake designer, Rosalind Miller, together with images of her stunning creations. I met Rosalind in February at the Designer Wedding Show in London and you may remember that I featured some photos of her…

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