For darling buds: Display May's finest blooms in these delightful vases

1. Floral vase

Nell Koolen, £99. Bolster your bouquet with this vase's pretty outer covering of hand-made porcelain flowers. 0844 848 4000,

2. Munster flower vase no 1

Gertrude Jekyll, £50. Ideal for lilies and gladioli and one of a range of exactingly shaped vases created by the renowned 19th-century garden landscaper. 08456 049 049,

3. Silver coral vase

Norman Trapman, £145. Separate your stems into this glamorous marine design. 0844 884 2340,

4. Milo vase peacock

LSA, £36. This sleek, spherical pieceis also available in heather and lime colours. 08700 240 780,

5. Knitted vase

Ferm Living, £22. Cosy it up with this cutesy, chunky-knit container, available in a range of sizes and colours.

6. Bamboo bulb vase

Biomelifestyle, £10. A naturally elegant vessel whose sustainable production will leave your conscience smelling sweet. 020 8809 6188,