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Flowers for a truly English affair

By Wells Vintage Tea Party, Feb 28 2015 08:43AM


Whatever the occasion, we think that flowers always add a special something to the quintessential English tea party, and what could be better than styling your event with seasonal flowers.


The Homegrown Flower Company is a flower farm and florist based in East Sussex. They specialise in creating wonderful arrangements for weddings and events, which reflect the beauty of the English country garden.


Their flower calendar will help you choose seasonal flowers and foliage to make your event a truly English affair.


March/April

Flowers: Anemone, Tulips, Narcissi, Ranunculus, Hyacinths, Hellebores, Forget-me-nots, Wallflowers

Foliage: Eucalyptus, Pittosporum, Senecio


May

Flowers: Anemone, Tulips, Ranunculus, Alliums, Cornflowers, Geraniums, Orlaya, Delphiniums, Peonies, Aquilegia, Sweet Peas, Stocks

Foliage: Pittosporum, Eucalyptus, Guelder Roas, Mint, Ammi, Cerinthe, Honesty, Sweet Rocket, Cow Parsley


June

Flowers: Cornflowers, Nigella, Astrantia, Achillea, Sweet Williams, Delphiniums, Larkspur, Sweet Peas, Peonies, Roses

Foliage: Pittosporum, Eucalyptus, Mint, Dill, Stachys Byzantinus, Alchemilla Mollis, Senecio, Ammi, Gypsophila


July

Flowers: Most June flowers plus Cosmos, Dahlias, Snapdragons, Astilbe, Zinnias, Scabious, Phlox, Sunflowers

Foliage: Most June foliage plus Bells of Ireland, Sage, Lysimachia, Veronica


August

Flowers: Most July flowers plus Ageratum, Hydrangea

Foliage: Most July foliage plus Eryngium


September/October

Flowers: Dahlias, Zinnias, Ageratum, Cosmos, Snapdragons, Hydrangeas


To find out more information visit their website at www.thehomegrownflowercompany.co.uk





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