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Shop Boston's Best Blooms at These 13 Standout Florists

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Flowers are undoubtedly a magical device: they heal, apologize, congratulate, decorate, and are generally a good-looking acquirable object. If you're shopping for a bouquet on the run, planning a garden party, or simply want to marvel at natural beauty, stop by these 13 floral destinations for all the peonies, orchids, and DIY terrariums your heart desires.


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Nellie's Wildflowers

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Nestled in the outskirts of Davis Square, Nellie's is a neighborhood florist in the truest sense (you may even almost miss it). Fresh cut flowers sit alongside pre-made arrangements that can be further customized. Yelpers cite reasonable prices and same-day delivery as added bonuses.

Ricky's Flower Market

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Those looking to exercise their green thumb should skip Home Depot and visit Ricky's for everything from the soil and pots to seeds and vegetable starts. Indoor tropical plants are also available—cacti, succulents, air plants—as well as Christmas trees come cooler weather.

Bow Street Flowers

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This "artisan approach to floral design" is owned by Shelley White, a California transplant who brings in top-quality flowers from near and far. Also, the store has a few mascots—some bunnies!

Brattle Square Florist

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Walk into Brattle and you'll be engulfed in flowers from every angle. Brick covered walls and wooden beams above give a homey look to the family-run business in a crazy convenient location.

Petali Flowers

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Another Harvard Square gem, Petali is a master of lush and modern floral arrangements with unique pots and planters. The gorgeous designs tend to veer toward the pricey side, making them great special occasion flowers.

Restoration Hardware

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Part of last year's blockbuster renovation to the New England Museum of Natural History is the Orly Kohn fresh floral boutique within Restoration Hardware. Designs range from centerpiece displays to beds of woodsy, succulent-adorned greenery.

Winston Flowers

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A local staple, Winston Flowers is where to go for high end floral design in Boston. This full-service shop comes at a premium price, but with a client roster spanning the ICA, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Louis, Chanel, and every Boston sports team you know you're in good company here.

West Elm

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We adore West Elm's garden center because it allows for low-maintenance greenery in our tiny apartments—and it's DIY! Design your own terrarium and buy all the accessories to match both indoors and outdoors.

The Vintage Garden

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On a well-traveled block of Dartmouth Street, The Vintage Garden brightens up the bricks and brownstone with a colorful mix of flowers and garden accessories.

Niche Urban Garden Supply

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A green thumb is not necessary to enjoy this petite garden shop (but it definitely helps, and they'll gladly lend a hand teaching you). The South End shop serves apartment inhabitants well with easy-to-maintain succulents and window box blooms, including veggie seeds. On occasion, Niche hosts workshops to tackle topics like terrarium making and centerpiece arrangements.

Table & Tulip

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This Best of Boston winner not only has a strong wedding business, but is also skilled in bouquets and terrariums. Not in the South End? Catch their in-store boutique at Portobello Road in Chestnut Hill.

Marc Hall Objekt

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Marc Hall is known for his party-ready designs, subsequently opening a Objekt gallery at SoWa. Along with botanicals, find hand-picked objects (new, reclaimed, and antique) from around the world including tabletop accessories and floral vessels. Rent the space or his adjacent atelier for parties and workshops.

Lotus Designs Flower Shop

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People love this spot and it's ability to translate each customers needs into colorful arrangements, whether for weekly deliveries, walk-in service, or painstakingly planned special events. Its specialities include orchids, fresh cut flowers, and dish gardens.

Nellie's Wildflowers

Nestled in the outskirts of Davis Square, Nellie's is a neighborhood florist in the truest sense (you may even almost miss it). Fresh cut flowers sit alongside pre-made arrangements that can be further customized. Yelpers cite reasonable prices and same-day delivery as added bonuses.

Ricky's Flower Market

Those looking to exercise their green thumb should skip Home Depot and visit Ricky's for everything from the soil and pots to seeds and vegetable starts. Indoor tropical plants are also available—cacti, succulents, air plants—as well as Christmas trees come cooler weather.

Bow Street Flowers

This "artisan approach to floral design" is owned by Shelley White, a California transplant who brings in top-quality flowers from near and far. Also, the store has a few mascots—some bunnies!

Brattle Square Florist

Walk into Brattle and you'll be engulfed in flowers from every angle. Brick covered walls and wooden beams above give a homey look to the family-run business in a crazy convenient location.

Petali Flowers

Another Harvard Square gem, Petali is a master of lush and modern floral arrangements with unique pots and planters. The gorgeous designs tend to veer toward the pricey side, making them great special occasion flowers.

Restoration Hardware

Part of last year's blockbuster renovation to the New England Museum of Natural History is the Orly Kohn fresh floral boutique within Restoration Hardware. Designs range from centerpiece displays to beds of woodsy, succulent-adorned greenery.

Winston Flowers

A local staple, Winston Flowers is where to go for high end floral design in Boston. This full-service shop comes at a premium price, but with a client roster spanning the ICA, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Louis, Chanel, and every Boston sports team you know you're in good company here.

West Elm

We adore West Elm's garden center because it allows for low-maintenance greenery in our tiny apartments—and it's DIY! Design your own terrarium and buy all the accessories to match both indoors and outdoors.

The Vintage Garden

On a well-traveled block of Dartmouth Street, The Vintage Garden brightens up the bricks and brownstone with a colorful mix of flowers and garden accessories.

Niche Urban Garden Supply

A green thumb is not necessary to enjoy this petite garden shop (but it definitely helps, and they'll gladly lend a hand teaching you). The South End shop serves apartment inhabitants well with easy-to-maintain succulents and window box blooms, including veggie seeds. On occasion, Niche hosts workshops to tackle topics like terrarium making and centerpiece arrangements.

Table & Tulip

This Best of Boston winner not only has a strong wedding business, but is also skilled in bouquets and terrariums. Not in the South End? Catch their in-store boutique at Portobello Road in Chestnut Hill.

Marc Hall Objekt

Marc Hall is known for his party-ready designs, subsequently opening a Objekt gallery at SoWa. Along with botanicals, find hand-picked objects (new, reclaimed, and antique) from around the world including tabletop accessories and floral vessels. Rent the space or his adjacent atelier for parties and workshops.

Lotus Designs Flower Shop

People love this spot and it's ability to translate each customers needs into colorful arrangements, whether for weekly deliveries, walk-in service, or painstakingly planned special events. Its specialities include orchids, fresh cut flowers, and dish gardens.