Columbia Road Flower Market

In Shoreditch there is a lovely Sunday stroll squeeze I recommend: the Columbia Road Flower Market.

I couldn’t help but think about how much my mom (and her mother) loved peonies.

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But I also started thinking about Danielle’s bouquet…  Did I mention my oldest younger sister is getting married?!  Yeah, the wheels are already spinning in my head…  (No, pressure Danielle.  Rock that NCLEX and we’ll talk then, haha!)
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The prices are quite competitive and the flowers seem to be of such good quality.

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I guess that’s what happens when vendors sell so close together.  It’s also probably the case that these flower are direct from the farm.

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I wonder what kind of flowers are Andrea’s and Ashlee’s favorites, too…

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Ah, how I love how simple and messy this little bunch is.  Kind of like me : )

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You can also get great pottery and vases along the way.  Other specialty shops line the streets, though I couldn’t see everything that was featured while fighting the crowd and trying to keep an eye on our friends.  I do highly recommend the flower market, even if you just wander through for an eyeful…  Then, head over to The Marksman for a pint or a Sunday Roast (the vegetarian options are quite good as well)!

Columbia Road
London
E2 7RG
020 7377 8963


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2 thoughts on “Columbia Road Flower Market”

  1. wow…….mom would so love all of those flowers.. she would also have a hard time making a decision about which ones to take home!!

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