Wedding Flowers Jam Jars and Mason Jars

Introducing our new Mason and Jam Jar Service…

Creating Jam Jars is great fun but sometimes with everything else going on having these little treasures pre-made by us ready to collect by Dad makes the day much more relaxing.

Sophie and Edward

The Wedding of Sophie and Ed is like a fairytale…. complete with Unicorn!

The couple were married at St Mary’s Church, a Cathedral like a Grade II listed Church of England in Woburn, Bedfordshire

Garden gathered Seasonal British Flowers grown with love from Swan Cottage

A Royal Wedding – Flowers for May

A British Royal Wedding is going to call for British Wedding Flowers!

So what might be in bloom around the 19th May…

Each of our DIY Wedding orders is a mini country garden in a bucket!

This year we have expanded and now offer the much adored Italian Ranunculus

Swan Cottage Wedding Flowers

A florist with a difference… serving Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire, London, Leighton Buzzard, Milton Keynes, Northampton, and Oxford, Waddeson, Woburn

DIY Prices

Weddings are unique special events, often it’s the first time you will have ordered this many flowers and costs can feel overwhelming.

Pricing is often what you can afford so with this in mind we have come up with this quick guide.

Once you have settled on your budget contact us for a bespoke quote which may include a little help….call now for prices on Bridal Bouquets, Bridesmaids Flowers, Buttonholes and to learn what’s seasonally available

Wedding Flowers – How many to order?

The question I get asked time and again is how many flowers do I need for my Wedding, Party or Event?

We say that 1 bucket =
1 Brides Bouquet and the buttonholes
2 Bridesmaids Bouquets
5-10 Jam Jar (depending on size)
1 Pedestal Arrangement

The number of buckets depends entirely on what you are trying to achieve and we can help you with the flower maths!

Daucus carota (Wild Carrot) (False Queen Anne’s Lace)

Daucus carota, Wild Carrot or  False Queen Anne’s Lace #britishflowers

We have an epic amount of this beautiful filler, it’s got a sophisticated moodiness about it, looks outstanding with Apricot Blush colours and dark jewel purple. The stems are strong and sturdy and the umbels are like giant plates of flowers giving a lot of bang for your money!

Nicotiana (tobacco plant)

Each year one plant seems to thrive above all others…..2017 for us Nicotiana alata ‘Grandiflora’, the most highly scented tobacco plant you can grow.

Caring for your Cut Flowers

British Flowers
Heat and Sunshine are the enemy of any cut flower.

While they bask in the glory of an English Summers Day, once cut, they can quickly go over, droop and wilt if left to dehydrate… is why