Pursuit of the perfect bouquet in London

There’s just something about a bouquet of flowers. They say “sorry”, “thank you”, “get well soon” and “I love you” all in one small bundle of colour. In a league of their own, London’s flowers stands are beyond impressive, so I felt like it was a duty of mine to share them with you!

As if it were a ritual on a sunny, summer’s morning or an intuitive way to inject some brightness into a home on the frequent gloomy days, a visit to the local flower stand is an elegant habit for many Londoners. As if I’ve subconsciously inherited this cultural routine, I have found myself taking numerous pictures of the quaint stands, the exotic boutique shopfronts, and becoming a regular visitor of the Columbia Road flower market. So, with an endless gallery of images, I have chosen some of the best shots, just for you!

If you’re also a self-confessed flower fanatic and have any recommendations for places that I should visit on my travels, please leave your comments in the designated section below. I look forward to hearing your suggestions!

Columbia Rd
Columbia Road Flower Market, East London.
Primrose Hill
Fitzroy’s Florist, Primrose Hill.
Chiswick Flower Stand
Flower Stand, Chiswick High Road.
The Flower Stand
The Flower Stand, Chelsea.
Lavender Green Flowers
Lavender Green Flowers, Chelsea.
Only Roses
Only Roses, Knightsbridge.

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