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Michaelmas daisies in the autumn sunshine

An excellent late season perennial for the cut flower garden in a wide range of pink, white, lilac and purple shades.  The butterflies love these flowers in the late autumn sunshine. 231 more words

Cut Flowers

Autumn arrangements of British flowers from the cutting garden

We may be moving swiftly into October but there are still so many beautiful flowers to pick from the cutting garden.  This bouquet was created this morning from freshly picked Cosmos ‘sensation mix’ ( 46 more words


Future plans for the cutting garden

The Honey Pot Flowers cutting garden has been a very productive space over the last six years providing us with a wide range of beautiful cut flowers for use in our wedding flowers, gifts and celebration bouquets. 357 more words


I do love bulbs in spring, but bulbs in hot dry climates can be a challenge...

I do love bulbs in the spring. I love to mark each season with a change of flowers or foliage and leaf colour etc. I would love to have one of those gardens where you can grow swathes of bulbs under deciduous tree canopies but alas it can be too dry here, even daffodils can be a challenge here at times! 433 more words

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