We then arrange them artfully and install them at the venue, The Great Hall at Burghley. These are vases of Weber parrot tulip, astilbe, veronica, roses, hellebore, rosemary, lisianthus.
Once the flowers are installed, the bouquets and buttonholes dispatched - we return to the shop to tidy up the carnage.
It ain't all glamour folks.....still if you start at 5am you are well within your rights to have a pizza for your lunch. Artichoke, ham and feta. The eagle-eyed amongst you might also spot the odd bit of pineapple, I absolve myself of all responsibility - The Hound ordered it.