Best Florist in Boston

2015 Best Florist

Table & Tulip

Boston

Owner Andrea Halliday and her team create pieces ranging from fragrant, fresh strung garlands to mossy terrariums with carefully perched succulents. Simple and modern or baroque and traditional, Table &…Read More

2014 Best Florist

New Leaf Flores

Jamaica Plain

Daniel Lopez-Ospina and Jeb Taylor work with flowers—plus virtually everything that grows—with fearless abandon, adding pops of aloe vera or bamboo into their bold compositions. Aside from arranging blooms, they…Read More

2013 Best Florist

Winston Flowers

Newton

This was a winner in our 2013 Best of Boston Readers’ Poll. See all the 2013 winners…Read More

2013 Best Florist

Lotus Designs

Boston

Earlier this year, Lotus relocated from Columbus to Tremont, and on crisp days, the shop’s ambrosial array of flowers spills out onto the sidewalks. Watch the weekly parade of dramatic…Read More

2012 Best Florist

New Leaf Flores

Jamaica Plain

It takes a true artist to put flowers together with panache. New Leaf Flores co-owners Jeb Taylor and Daniel Lopez-Ospina craft stunning floral designs with a twist—be it an unexpected…Read More

2011 Best Florist

New Leaf Flores

Jamaica Plain

From 1 to 3 p.m. each day, Jeb Taylor and Daniel Lopez-Ospina close up their petite J.P. shop for an afternoon siesta. Perhaps that’s when they dream up otherworldly designs…Read More

2009 Best Florist

Twig

Boston

Unless they’re dead (or dyed), we welcome almost any flowers that come our way—which is why it takes an outstanding florist to go beyond pretty, and deliver pretty damn amazing….Read More

2008 Best Florist

Ilex Designs

Boston

Unlike those florists who oversalt otherwise decent bouquets with fillers and flourishes, Ilex co-owners Andrew Anderson and Carol Sharp are as restrained with their creations as gourmet chefs. Working with…Read More

2007 Best Florist

Twig

Boston

Some florists scare you off with raggedly stocked refrigerator cases and their fondness for baby’s breath and similarly out-of-date fillers. Others make you nervous with their don’t-touch austerity (hey, where…Read More

2006 Best Florist

Twig

Boston

Every girl may like flowers, but a guy won’t score any points with droopy Stop & Shop carnations. A truly thoughtful gesture calls for one of Twig’s custom bouquets or…Read More

2005 Best Florist

Petal & Leaf

Jamaica Plain

Nothing spruces up a space like fresh flowers. And no florist arranges fresh flowers quite like Jamaica Plain’s Petal & Leaf. From spare, arty decorations to lively, full bouquets, owner…Read More

2004 Best Florist

Ilex Designs

Brookline

There are floral bouquets, and then there is floral art. Ilex is in the latter category, orchestrating fields full of fresh blooms—luminescent calla lilies with orchids and fluffy penoes with…Read More

2003 Best Florist

Artemisia Floral Studio

Boston

Floral innovation is in full bloom at Artemisia, the downtown showcase for arrangements that run from delicately tied bundles of tiny daisies to huge, sweeping bunches of irises, roses, and…Read More

2002 Best Florist

A Wild Flower

Charlestown

From exotic to humble, unbelievably fresh to artfully dried, Charlestown’s homegrown bud boutique treats its flowers like delicate children—and its customers like old friends. First, the blooms: Gerbera daisies that…Read More

2001 Best Florist

Charles Street Flowers

Boston

If only all of life were as impeccable and seamless as it is inside these doors. We’re talking nearly across-the-board perfection—blooms meticulously cared for and healthy enough to live more…Read More

2000 Best Florist

Charles Street Flowers

Boston

This is the kind of place where Harry might have stopped to buy a bunch for Sally. The look and feel of Charles Street Flowers is old Boston, as is…Read More

1999 Best Florist

Winston Flowers

Boston

This shop has an uncanny ability to turn a bunch of flowers and a glass vase into an elegant centerpiece. Fresh, enduring flowers; dependable service; and most important, the artistic…Read More

1997 Best Florist

Winston Flowers

Boston

For a simple bouquet of wildflowers or an intricate centerpiece for your wedding, Winston wins. It stocks everything from the freshest cut stems to topiaries and potted plants, and its…Read More

1995 Best Florist

Dutch Flower Garden

Boston

Not only did the Dutch Flower Garden have the speediest delivery, but they also used the most varied flowers of all the contenders. Our expert horticultural judges were impressed by…Read More

1994 Best Florist

Bunker Hill Florist

Charlestown

If you want posies that impress, Bunker Hill Florist can be relied upon to do it with elegance and style…Read More

1984 Best Florist

Wild Flower Designs

Boston

Beautiful arrangements of fresh and dried flowers, plenty of potted plants, and service with a smile…Read More

1976 Best Florist

Fishelon Florist

Boston

If it’s green and grows, you’ll probably find it here: an Eden of house plants and cut flowers. If they don’t have what a customer is looking for, the owners…Read More

1974 Best Florist

Fishelson Florist

Beacon Hill

Fishelson Florist on Beacon Hill is always fresh and consistently provides a good number of arrangements. High-priced, but worth the cost…Read More

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