Floriography by Sally Coulthard | Hardie Grant Publishing

Floriography The Myths, Magic & Language of Flowers


Flowers can talk. Red roses say ‘I love you’, white lilies offer condolence and poppies invite us to remember.

For thousands of years, humans have used flowers as a language, a short-hand for emotions and meanings. In her new book, Sally Coulthard, takes a fascinating look at floriography and shows how we still use this secret language across the world. She delves into the meanings of flowers and where they came from, whether it’s ancient mythology or hedgerow folklore.
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ISBN:

9781787135314

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

144

Dimensions:

18cm x 13cm

Weight:

370g

RRP:

£12.99

Category:

Gift & Humour

Publisher:

Quadrille Publishing Ltd

Published:

04 March 2021

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Sally Coulthard

Best-selling author and designer Sally Coulthard has spent the last twenty years designing, building and writing about craft, homes and outdoor living. She sees no boundary between the rules that govern good interior design and those which are needed to create a spectacular studio or glorious garden. Keen to explore the relationships between good design, craftsmanship and creativity, she's written over a dozen books about creative spaces,