A wedding being celebrated in the Nurseries today and my talented florist-colleagues Thomas Broom-Hughes and Flora Lawson have been busy creating these beautiful displays. Worthy of more than a few photographs I should say.

The Cutting Garden provided an opportunity for a few ‘captures’ this evening too, as I left Petersham Nurseries.


While the new stock of Agapanthus coming into flower were also worthy of a pause …

Agapanthus, the white – Whitney and the blue – Bluetty …


– and heading home…. Hawthorn in full Hockney –



…. which leaves me only to double-check the name of the tree I passed by, a young thing, in full flower just now –  ah! Prunus padus Watereri it is …