Mother’s Day is steadily approaching and the annual male freak-out is in sight. With an overwhelming amount of choice for most kids, partners, boyfriends and husbands, a flawless floral arrangement can be hard to come by. From the quaint local boutiques to the larger warehouses, where should you be going? This list of the best florists in Brisbane will guide your purchases based on the most upcoming trends of sustainability and home-worthiness. Get ordering and avoid the mayhem that will inevitably be Sunday, May 12. Whether it’s your last-minute haul or thought out go-to, these bunches are sure to make Her blush.
Flower Haul | Online Store
If you like to do all your shopping from the comfort of your sofa, don’t worry. Flower Haul is an online flower service that makes it easier than ever to select the perfect bunch. This innovative team of green thumbs focuses on picked-to-order, market fresh flowers, delivered in custom flower boxes and wrapped in their signature Kraft flower sleeves. With a stunning line-up of blooms to choose from, you can tailor your order with your colour preference and size of the bunch. For an extra personal touch, you can also add a gift set from Paloma Candy Shop to seal the deal. They also ship (for free!) to a huge delivery zone spanning 2000km between Mackay and Sydney. If it’s a last minute purchase, you can nab same-day delivery in over 100 Brisbane suburbs. If you’re debating whether or not to splurge on the deluxe-sized bouquet, they offer Afterpay to make it easier than ever to #treatyourself. If like us, you’re hooked after your first purchase, their subscription service offers weekly, fortnightly or monthly deliveries so that you never have to go without a stunning bunch of blooms. Sign us up!
Poppy Rose | Norman Park
A typical morning at Poppy Rose consists of the devoted floral team scouring local markets for the freshest florals available. Not only does their dedication to hand-selected flowers reduce floral waste, it also makes for more cost-effective bouquets containing only the best flowers they can find in Brisbane. Poppy Rose has realised that one of the hardest part of buying flowers can be choosing the perfect bouquet. They’ve taken the hard work out of the thought process by offering one styled bouquet for delivery every week day. The best part is, they start at only $34, which includes same day delivery to a big list of Brisbane suburbs. They have four standard sizes available each day so whatever your budget or occasion, they will have the perfect bunch for you. If you’re looking for something more specific you can order a ‘Choose your Style’ bunch or give the team a call and place your order over the phone! Poppy Rose also offers a range of potted plants and cacti for a longer love-cycle. Paired with delectable add-ons including brownies, body scrubs, soy candles and fluffy bears, these make the perfect addition to any gift. From pastel bouquets bursting with earthy naturals to specialised green leaf-wreaths for various occasions, you’ll find yourself wrapped up in their gorgeous offerings!
Lulu Lucky | Brighton
If you don’t know the name Kara Hynes, you’ll definitely know some of the projects she has been the creative talent behind, including none other than Halycon House. In addition to her other creative pursuits, such as styling and photography, Kara Hynes has just launched her florist and brick & mortar store, Lulu Lucky! With a niche for all things creative, Kara launched Lulu Lucky as a way to create a brick & mortar destination where guests can immerse themselves in her creative world, as well as pick up a bouquet or two. Crafting her bouquets with a stunning attention to detail, Kara creates handcrafted pieces perfect for every occasion – birthdays, anniversaries, and “just because”. Her sun-splashed florist in Brighton is a stunning extension of her creative aesthetic and is open for your perusal until 4pm every day.
The White Bungalow | Nundah
If you thought florists were just about walking in and picking up a bouquet, then you clearly haven’t heard of The White Bungalow. In addition to their stunning styling services and arrangements for everything from custom cake toppers to gorgeous bouquets, Christine and her team at The White Bungalow also offer a unique workshop experience that goes above and beyond your typical florist experience – flower crown workshops! Give them a call to organise your own unique bonding experience. If you’re looking for a gift that keeps on giving, pair your bouquet with one of their signature gift boxes. Choose from a homewares themed box, a champers gift set, or even a men’s selection! It seems The White Bungalow have anything and everything you could ever need for a florist, and we love it!
Wallflower | Sandgate
For bold, elaborate arrangements that embrace the natural beauty of blooms, you need to meet the team at Wallflower. Transforming blooms into incredible installations, buttonholes, table and cake toppers and, of course, bouquets, Wallflower is dedicated to ensuring each arrangement is its own work of art. For a more intimate experience, Wallflower also hosts a bunch of workshops (pun intended) to create your own work of art. Their workshops include flower crown and wreath design, the craft of kokedama, vase arranging, and dried floral art. Open from 8am until 4pm on weekdays and 8am to 1pm Monday and Saturday, their home is a dreamy destination that we’re jealous we don’t get to work amidst
Divine Flowers | Wilston
Divine Flowers are just that – divine! Not your average florist, they offer indoor plants, vases and hampers, offering the best of occasion-appropriate floral arrangements. These bright floral arrangements are handpicked daily and expertly conditioned to ensure a long life. With hand-crafted bouquets chosen for colour, texture and aesthetic by Divine Flower’s passionate florists, they design personalised bunches based on what they want to receive! With same day delivery on offer, they are preparing the shop for the flood of Mother’s Day orders, in preparation to make the mums of Brisbane blush with joy. They also offer exceptional floral stylising for weddings, offering a comprehensive service with the most modern, crafted flowers for bouquets, corsages, buttonholes, cake décor, reception and ceremony flowers.
Image: Flower Haul
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