Is there anything more beautiful than a vibrant, perfectly arranged bunch of fresh flowers?
Whether you are wishing someone a happy birthday or anniversary, congratulating them on a new baby, or simply letting them know that you are thinking about them, flowers are an incredibly touching gift. What’s more, flowers bring event venues to life, whether that be for a wedding, party, or business launch.
If you are looking for a talented florist in Canberra to purchase the ultimate bouquet for a friend, loved-one, or family member – or even a bunch of flowers for your home – you’ve landed in the right place. We’ve consulted with the locals and come up with this list of the top four florists in the region.
Let’s get started right away.
Not sure exactly what you are looking for when comparing Canberra florists? No worries. Start by keeping an eye out for the following must-have traits:
- A delightful range of fresh flowers. All flowers are beautiful, especially when they are fresh and full of life. The best florists offer a delightful collection of flowers and foliage.
- Expert arranging skills. Flower arranging is an art form. The best in the business are detail-oriented and have an eye for design.
- Experience with events. If you need flowers for an upcoming event, such as a wedding, birthday party, baby shower, or funeral, it’s best to work with a florist that has extensive experience.
- Reliable delivery. A fresh bunch of flowers delivered directly to someone’s home or workplace makes a lovely gift. You want to be sure the arrangement you order shows up on the scheduled date.
RiotACT’s editorial team has combed through 19 years of on-site comments to compile a list of the most recommended businesses according to you.
To be listed in our Best of Canberra series, each business needs to have consistently received positive feedback on RiotACT and Facebook as well as maintaining a minimum average of 4/5 stars on Google.
Without further ado, let’s now introduce the top four florists in Canberra and surrounding regions.
Since 1988, Flowers from The Garden has created beautiful arrangements and stunning, memorable wedding flowers for clients across the Canberra region. Their passionate team prides themselves on sourcing the finest fresh flowers from local and national growers. Drop into their Dickson store to experience their radiant creations for yourself.
Run by two passionate mums – Julie and Jo – Eight Stems is a gorgeous florist located on the Kingston Foreshore. Alongside their inspiring arrangements and bouquets, Eight Stems offers a range of gifts for all occasions, hard to kill plants, hampers, and a dedicated ‘Mums and Bubs’ section.
Situated in the heart of the city, Embassy Florist has delivered stunning floral creations to Canberra’s residents for more than 40 years. The family-owned business offers some of the most spectacular arrangements in the region, all backed by friendly, prompt service and a committed team that’s willing to go above and beyond to ensure your experience is as pleasant as possible. You simply cannot go wrong with Embassy Florist.
West Row Botanica Boutique Florist is one of the most exciting, unique florists in Canberra’s city centre. Conveniently located in the Melbourne Building on West Row, their team of experienced florists creates truly showstopping arrangements featuring a whole host of colourful, lively flowers, including native flowers and foliage. Head to their store to custom-design the perfect bouquet for that special someone, or save time and order online.
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Where do you buy your flowers from? Please go ahead and share your experiences with local florists in the comments area below – whether they be good or bad.