I love flowers, their daintiness, their femininity, their ability to make a waste land look less hostile. They have the ability to calm and extend comfort and compassion, flair passion, share sorrow and joy. They commemorate and symbolise something of meaning and provide a world full of colour and scent.
The sunflower, so childlike and lanky - like a catwalk model.
This pink flower, so delicate, almost like a butterfly or a frilly petticoat
This lily so fragrant, and dramatic
These chrysanthemums, so oriental and splendid
Wild ground cover flowers which withstand harsh winds
This orange lily so autumnal in colour, yet here it was in summer
The Scottish Thistle, which represents a nation