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Top 5 Florists


Whether you’re looking for the ideal birthday gift for your best friend, I-love-you roses for your partner, a colourful Mother’s Day present or a bunch of beautiful blooms to send to a friend who’s just had a baby, these top florists will have you covered… 1. Cottage Flowers Since 1969, Cottage Flowers in Hyde Park has been making superb bouquets for thousands of happy customers. They’re best known for their casually beautiful arrangements, mixed hand-tied bunches, silk flowers, orchids and readily available bags of farm roses, which are lined up outside the front door. The store also boasts a range of unusual gifts, French diffusers and fragrances. Visit them at shop 55a, Level 6 in Hyde Park Corner or call them on 011-325-4247. Alternatively, you can visit cottageflowers.co.za. 2. NetFlorist Whether you are struggling to find the right words to say or you want to make someone feel special in celebration of a memorable moment, as a key player in the floral world, NetFlorist knows the art of floral arrangements and gifting, helping you go the extra mile in making the perfect impression. For over 15 years, NetFlorist has provided floral arrangements that range from the exquisitely simple to the luxuriously intricate, (such as an edible arrangement), lending a sense of beauty and wonder to any dinner table or home. There is also a wide selection of hampers available, ranging from wine and biltong to delectable chocolates. Visit them at netflorist.co.za or call 0861-300-600. 3. Bespoke Bouquet Bespoke Bouquet is a premium online flower delivery service. They specialise exclusively in long stemmed luxury roses, which are sourced directly from South African farms. The contemporary design and presentation of their European chic inspired bouquets ensure their collections are perfect for any occasion. Visit bespokebouquet.co.za for more info or give them a call on 011-781-5996. 4. By Word of Mouth Event gurus By Word of Mouth launched an in-house floral division, which services both private and corporate clients. Their highly skilled team is passionate about flowers and dedicated to staying on top of the latest developments, ensuring their blooms are in line with local and international trends. By Word of Mouth takes pride in the fact that only the highest quality and in-season flowers are considered. Call Angie Kaalsen on 011-553-7600 or visit bywordofmouth.co.za for more info. 5. La Fleur de l’ Homme Emporium La Fleur de l’ Homme Emporium, situated in the heart of the Birdhaven shopping centre, caters for all your floral needs, from day-to-day arrangements to a multitude of special occasions. They also house a great selection of vases and candles and offer handy interior advice and garden solutions. Visit them at Shop 5 Wrenrose, 66 St. Andrews Road, Birdhaven or online at lafleurhomme.co.za. Compiled by Katharyn Williams-Jaftha