Tag Archives: Columbia Road

Peonies, much requested…

These are my Columbia Road market spoils…. pink peonies, ranunculus, sweet peas and a hydrangea.  Albeit that the hydrangea barely made the trip home in the overwhelming bank holiday heat. The graffiti shot is to take the edge off the bubblegum sweetness of bouquet with peonies and ranunculus.  The symbolic meaning of peonies, a much...

Columbia Road, Flower Market

  On Sunday’s from 8 am hoards of young and old, the hipster and the hippy, descend on Columbia Road flower market in EC2 this fairly narrow street lined with flower traders.  This is a “3 bunches for a tenner” type of market in easy walking distance from Hoxton and Shoreditch High Street Stations. The...