We often select floral species from the darkest botanical palette in order to juxtapose, other times we adapt it to create great depths in designed planting schemes. These are often categorised as black and like a wardrobe staple, these deep hues are a garden design staple for us, so we thought we would dig deep and share some of these floral couture selections with you.
in the absence of colour
“I love black because it affirms, designs and styles. A woman in a black dress is a pencil stroke” — Yves Saint Laurent
“I work in three shades of black” — Rei Kawakubo
the alchemy of mono
"Black has it all. White too. Their beauty is absolute. It is the perfect harmony" - Coco Chanel
"Everyone has a dark side they sometimes try to hide... I guess that makes it more attractive" - Alexander McQueen
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