PIMLICO ROAD Orange Square, London Saturdays 9am -1pm
Seasonal British flowers from Tuckshop flowers, Vietnamese coriander from Urban herbs, and lots of glorious dahlias and heleniums later in the year from Portmans.
Pick: Indian mint
LATHAM Suffolk 4th Saturday of every month Winner of BBC radio 4’s Best Food Market in Suffolk, also fantastic for flowers. Gorgeous hand tied bunches plus buckets of flowers to take home and create your own.
Dark Star Plants for sultry blooms or flowers with dark coloured stems and leaves.
Pick: Anthriscus sylvestris ‘Ravenswing’ with a dark filigree of lacy leaves
STROUD Gloucestershire Every Saturday 9am – 2pm Usually found at specialist plant fairs, Tortwith Plants and Shadyplants sell unusual alpines and ferns, hostas, tigerellas and roscoeas.
Pick: sapphire blue buddleia ‘Blue Horizon’ from The Lavender Garden