Live life in full bloom.
This beautiful book features your favourite flowers grouped by their purpose – for love, for joy, for luck, for calm, to console, and to celebrate. Discover their traditional meanings, holistic benefits, and when flowers are in season so that they can be sourced locally with a minimal carbon footprint.
By creating thoughtful personal bouquets or choosing a flower for its meaning, its natural energy, or holistic property, you can bring the benefits of the natural world back into your home, your workplace, and into the lives of loved ones.
Find out why you should give Foxgloves to celebrate a new job, Lilacs for joy, or Chrysanthemums for luck, and become fluent in the secret language of flowe
About the Author
Claire began her floral journey creating arrangements for weddings, funerals and selling from stalls. Claire now runs seasonal floristry classes and 1:1 workshops from her studio in Oxfordshire, Honeysuckle & Hilda, and as a guest florist at Daylesford farm.
Claire has collaborated with People Tree, Miller Harris, Berry Bros & Rudd, and The Country Brocante. She is a founding ambassador of The Sustainable Floristry Network and gives talks on environmental awareness within the industry.
Find her on instagram @honeysuckle_and_hilda
Éva Németh is an internationally published garden and storytelling photographer based in Oxfordshire. Through her lens, she loves to capture the little details that make all the difference.
Her photography is regularly featured in national best-selling publications such as House & Garden, Gardens Illustrated, Country Living and The English Garden Magazine. She also photographs floral-styling classes with some of the UK’s leading florists as well as running her own one-to-one photography classes.
Find her on instagram @eva_nemeth