floral design

Book Review: The Surprising Life of Constance Spry

The Surprising Life of Constance Spry: From social reformer to society florist. (Sue Shephard, Macmillan, 2010) I picked up this book for two reasons; I have the David Austin rose “Constance Spry” so I wanted to know about its namesake, and I enjoyed a previous book by this author, Seeds of Fortune: A Great Gardening…

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Princess Pineapple

A full review of Canada Blooms 2011 is still owed to this space, but there’s so much to say about Canada Blooms that I’m going to need a good amount of time to do justice to it, and that time just hasn’t been available lately. Until I get to that though, I thought I’d share…

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