Monty Don looks at how artists such as Sandro Botticelli and John Singer Sargent depicted the lily.
Monty Don charts the appearances and meanings of the rose in works of art, commonly used as a depiction of romantic love. Show more
Monty Don looks at Van Gogh's 'Sunflowers' and ponders how this flower has inspired many other artists, symbolising the ardent lover, faithful husband, loyal courtier or pious soul.
Monty Don looks at Dutch floral art during 'tulip-mania', when tulip bulbs in the 17th century Netherlands were worth more than their weight in gold. Show more