What an a-m-a-z-i-ng British Flowers Week 2014 it’s been! I knew we were going to be in for real treat when I saw the photo above in The Telegraph newspaper on Saturday! Each day this week, a different florist created three floral designs using a particular British flower. And there were also flower fact sheets and profiles of the florist each day. Here are the links and some photos of the awe-inspiring floral creations.
Day One – Okishima & Simmonds – LisianthusThe British Lisianthus by Okishima & Simmonds About the British Lisianthus Okishima & Simmonds – A Profile for British Flowers Week
Day Two – Hybrid – Sweet WilliamThe British Sweet William by Hybrid About the British Sweet William Hybrid – A Profile for British Flowers Week
Day Three – Simon Lycett – Garden PinkThe British Garden Pink by Simon Lycett Simon Lycett – A Profile for British Flowers Week About the British Garden Pink
Day Four – Euphoric Flowers – Flowering FoliageBritish Flowering Foliage by Euphoric Flowers About British Flowering Foliage Euphoric Flowers – A Profile for British Flowers Week
Day Five – Duncan McCabe at McQueens – Garden RoseThe British Garden Rose by McQueens About The British Garden Rose McQueens – A Profile for British Flowers Week
Throughout the week, there’s also been a Photo Competition, with florists sending in their photos of floral designs made using British blooms.… Read more