If you fancy receiving flowers on a regular basis (and who wouldn’t?), Flowerbx is a floristry service that sources its blooms in Holland and delivers directly to an address of your choice on a one-off, weekly, bi-weekly or monthly basis.
The sleekly presented selection ranges from the traditional – roses (from £25 for 20), available in eight varieties, and dahlias (£19 for 10) – to the showstopping. There are inky-mauve calla lilies (£24 for 10, first picture) and hydrangeas (£44 for 10) in a rainbow of shades.
Other popular choices include delicate sprays of viburnum (£32 for 10) and bells of campanula (£24 for 20), while greenery comes in the form of fragrant eucalyptus (£14 for 20) and tropical green cheeseplant leaves (£10 for 10, second picture). Add branches of kangaroo paw (£25 for 10), studded with tiny, feet-like blossoms, or yellow mimosa (£20 for 10) – simply blooming beautiful.