Hello! If you’re expecting a Flowerona Video today, I’m so sorry but I’ve put them on hold for a few weeks. I’ve struggled over the last month or so to put together content that I’m happy to share with you. So, I’ve made the decision to have a little break from posting videos over the summer and plan to start again in September. I’ll still be writing blog posts and posting on social media though. It’s just the videos that I’ll be taking a little break from…… Read more
People often ask me what my favourite flower is. And I always reply…can I have two? They are, without doubt, ranunculus and peonies. I just adore their amazing petals! Layers upon layers of them…and oh, so delicate.… Read more
When I went to New Covent Garden Flower Market in London on Monday morning, there were lots of peonies still available. But unfortunately their season is shortly coming to an end for us here in the UK.
Before they disappear though, I thought you may like to see an amazing variety called ‘Dinner Plate’, from Zest Flowers at the Market.… Read more
I’m delighted today to feature photographer Katie Spicer‘s beautiful images of this month’s Flower of the Month. Thank you so much to both Katie and florist Ann Briggs for collaborating on this post.
Ann chose to use the dainty cyclamen. They’re so pretty and come in one of my favourite shades of pink!
“This little flower is rarely used as a cut flower. It’s far more likely to be seen as a pot plant standby at this time of year. It is obviously good as a ‘filler in of gaps’ but is surprisingly successful as a stand alone flower for use in small arrangements.… Read more
I’m delighted today to feature photographer Katie Spicer‘s beautiful images of this month’s Flower of the Month. Thank you so much to both Katie and Helen Cranmer of Helen Cranmer Floral Design for collaborating on this post.
I was so excited when Helen told me she wanted to use orchids in her design for Flower of the Month. I absolutely love orchids and their very efficient way of getting things done, all the while looking incredibly beautiful. As always on these shoots, I was wowed by her creations.… Read more