floral work April ’19


  Helleborus, Slummer Snowflakes, Grape Hyacinth, Rosemary, Kerria Japponica and Forget me Not.Irises and Tulips from the garden joining glorious Sunflowers and spray roses for a cheerful summer look.Stock, Tulips Chrysanthemums and Casablanca LiliesSummer in AprilFormal centerpiece with daffodils and Tulips rom the gardenDaffodills, Tulips and Summer Snowflakes an Ranunculus from the garden.Daffodills, Irises and…

Merry May Medley


White Delphinium, Anemones, Calla Lilies, Snow Ball bush and the beautiful pea-like panicles of the American Yellowwood tree, makes an Impressively grand Spring bouquet. A collection of Stock, Allium, Delphinium, Roses and Lady's mantle make a lovely arrangement. Mathiola, Peonies and bare huckleberry branches. Subtle play of shades between the light blush Lilac and large…

March Moods ’18


Still much of the botanical material for my work comes from the market this time of year but slowly now, my garden is starting to provide a marginally modest medley of blooms too for my moody March work.    

Narcissus, Daffodils, Jonquil, Happy sights of Spring Delight.


Daffodowndilly She wore her yellow sun-bonnet, She wore her greenest gown; She turned to the south wind And curtsied up and down. She turned to the sunlight And shook her yellow head, And whispered to her neighbor: “Winter is dead.” –A.A. Milne, When We Were Very Young Few other sights shout "SPRING's COMING!" better than  Daffodowndilly does with…