December’s houseplant of the month offers lots of showy colour: azalea. With lavish flowers and available in classic December colours, the Azalea is an original alternative for creating atmosphere while still being a real seasonal classic. Azalea’s official name is Rhododendron syn. Azalea. Rhododendron is a compound of the Greek words for ‘red’ and ‘tree’ and freely translated it means ‘a woody plant with rose red flowers’. Azalea means ‘dry’ in Greek, which refers to the tough wood and not… Read more »
The cut flower of the month for December is possibly winter’s biggest, boldest, showiest bloom, the amaryllis. The amaryllis’s petals are very unusual: they look like they’re made of fabulous velvet. In terms of colour they come in white, red, yellow, pink, salmon, purple, orange and bicoloured. There are usually 4 to 6 impressive flowers on the stem. The amaryllis as a cut flower does not have any leaves, which is why it’s sometimes called ‘Naked Lady’ in America. Care… Read more »
Join us once again for our annual Christmas shopping night! Enjoy holiday nibbles and drinks while you shop, with 20% off all giftware and decorations all day. Christmas flower arranging workshop from 7-9pm, choose your trimmings and let our florists help you create a holiday candle arrangement. For more information ring 021 428 7404.
Spring offers plenty of unique table decor ideas including blossoming branches and flowering bulbs. I’ve been pinning ideas that would work for spring weddings or Easter decor at home, check out the board…spring table inspiration.
Lots of fresh flowers, flowering plants, and Easter decorations and gifts in the shop to celebrate the Easter holiday! We will be open on Good Friday 9am to 6pm, Holy Saturday 10am to 5pm, and closed on Easter Monday. We will be open again at 9am Tuesday morning. Have a happy and peaceful Easter weekend!
Valentine’s Giveaway! We are giving away a fantastic Valentine package…a bouquet of one dozen long stemmed red roses beautifully arranged and wrapped, along with a box of Lily O’Brien’s Irish chocolates, and a pair of rose glass stud earrings and rose resin ring by Ruby Robin Boutique! A wonderful gift for your honey bunny or hoard it all for yourself! Simply LIKE Bloomsday Flowers and SHARE the image on Facebook to enter! Click on the Facebook link in the… Read more »
Fair warning that Mother’s Day is coming up fast, next weekend, 18 May 2012! We’ve a big selection of flowers and plants available, with new stock arriving all week…time to place your orders for deliveries this Friday, Saturday, or Sunday! Ring us on 021 428-7404 or why not order online? Click on the link in on the left of the page to place your order today.