Flower Advent Calendar 2016 Day 1: memories of summer to start December. Day 2: and thoughts of spring. Day 3: I love the tissue paper delicacy of this. Day 4: some shocking pink to brighten the day. Day 5: a touch of sunshine. Day 6: shame these poppies are so fleeting. Day 7: memories of summer. Day 8: don’t you just love an astrantia. Day 9: a glimpse of spring. Day 10: simple pear blossom is so beautiful. Day 11: tulips are one of my favourites! Day 12: pretty, pink, what’s not to like? Day 13: memories of a trip to Cotswold Lavender. Day 14: and some sunny colours Day 15: who doesn’t love a rose. Day 16: a touch of flamboyance! Day 17: just love the quiet, unassuming beauty of this. Day 18: there’s something so elegant about an iris. Day 19: some spring beauty. Day 20: love the colour of this. Day 21: a touch of winter for the shortest day. Day 22: looking forward to seeing these in bloom again. Day 23: roses like crumpled tissue. Day 24: pure simplicity for the night before Christmas.