For centuries flowers have inspired people, not just from your household gardener, like you and me, but also poets, artists, architects and even outrageous fashion designers! We have all been inspired by the magnificent blooms of peonies in summer and have been cheered up by the first sight of a snowdrop peeking through the snow on a gloomy day in spring.

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Madroños, Arbutus unedo

You may have read the words 'strawberry tree' on this page and thought 'I know this one! - bright…

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English: Cornflower blue (Centaurea cyanus), p...

Cornflowers were once a common sight, along with other species such as Field Poppy, in our arable…

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