summer flowers fading fast

We like to welcome guests with fresh blooms all year round but it has to be admitted some times are trickier than others particularly as we try to avoid supermarket flowers. Luckily members of our lovely housekeeping team are able to keep us supplied with garden flowers May to October and while these may not last as long as ‘florist’ flowers they are fleetingly beautiful, colours chosen to suit the individual property.

Here are a few examples from early October:-

IMG_3427IMG_3438IMG_3430IMG_3429IMG_3440 (1)IMG_3435IMG_3426