We’ve put together a list of the best florists in Hong Kong to help you celebrate, no matter the occasion.
When a bottle of wine or a thoughtful birthday card just doesn’t cut it, it’s time to bring out the big guns. A luxurious bouquet of fresh flowers can be the wow factor you need to show just how much you care. However, selecting the right florist can be a daunting task when confronted with Hong Kong’s growing number of flower shops and online florists. To help you out with this predicament, we’ve whittled them down into this list of the best florists in Hong Kong. From high quality yet affordable blooms to personalised touches and reliable flower delivery services, you’re sure to have hassle-free transactions. After all, your loved ones deserve nothing but the best.
Gift Flowers HK
Ever send flowers and discover the bouquet you sent wasn’t what you’d hoped for? If you order from Gift Flowers Hong Kong you’ll never have to worry again! As HK’s premier florist, Gift Flowers will curate a gorgeous, elegant arrangement (in a bouquet or in its stunning signature Bloom Box) that is meant to impress. So if you’re hoping to show mum some love with flowers this Mother’s Day, be assured Gift Flowers will deliver (for free!) one that she’ll adore!
Gift Flowers Hong Kong has an incredible assortment of bouquets, bloom boxes or assortments to choose from, so whether your wife (or mother, or daughter!) prefers roses or lilies, tulips or eustoma, you’ll find the right bloom to suit her needs. And if you waited until the last minute (we’ve all been there), have no fear – Gift Flowers will deliver on the same day to Hong Kong as long as you order by 1pm! So even you latecomers have no excuses!
Surprise mum this holiday with an incredible gift! Use the code “SassyMama18” and receive 10% off any purchase from the Mother’s Day Flower Collection (valid through 13 May, 2018).
A Better Florist
If you value your time and money, A Better Florist is a great bet for high quality yet affordable blooms with a lightning-fast flower delivery service. They’re known for the well-curated selection of hip and stylish bouquets, hampers and gift baskets. The most impressive part, of course, is its fast flower delivery anywhere in Hong Kong.
A Better Florist, 5808 7515, www.abetterflorist.com.hk
agnes b.FLEURISTE is the floral arm of French label Agnès B. Its best floral arrangements capture the romance and rustic appeal of the French countryside with its pretty flower boxes, pots, bouquets and displays. Its “Love Goes On” floral collection consists of preserved flowers from Japan and the Netherlands which helps retain its form and freshness for up to several years. Now that’s extra bang for your buck, especially for brides who may want to hold onto its hand bouquets as tokens of their special day.
ANDRSN Flowers’ have a knack for flower boxes and offer two collections: the “Fresh’ and the “Ever After” collection. The Fresh Collection boxes all contain roses from Australia and come in options of 36 or 64 roses. You practically have your pick of the rainbow too, with various rose colours like ruby, fuchsia, yellow, white and light pink. The “Ever After Collection” contains two options of boxes containing 36 roses and these aren’t ordinary flowers; these real roses are preserved through a special process which allows them to last for up to two years! You can get these Everlasting Roses in a classic scarlet hue or go for a little drama and get them in midnight black. A sweet bonus is that all deliveries on Hong Kong Island are free and deliveries in Kowloon and the New Territories are $150.
ANDRSN Flowers, www.andrsnflowers.com
Established in 1946, Anglo Chinese has the history and experience to back up its brand as the go-to shop in Hong Kong for all your flower needs. Its long-running existence has amassed a number of loyal customers. Apart from its fresh flower bouquets, you can also purchase other greens, plants and orchids from its flora collection.
Anglo Chinese Florist, Shop 2C, G/F Fung Shing Building, 168 Connaught Road West, Sai Wan, Hong Kong, 2921 2986, www.anglochinese.com
At some point we have all bought lovely flowers to only forget to water them and to find them withering away on the window sill. Amaranthine Blooms specialises in gorgeous artificial flowers that will fool anyone into thinking that they’re the real thing. Since seasonality need not be a concern for this floral company, you’ll find an amazing breadth of choice online. There are roses, tulips, hydrangeas, berries, lilies, peonies and orchids in any colour you could wish for, and there are loads of different size options, too, from small gifts and single stems to giant and luxurious bouquets. If you’re planning a big event like a party or wedding, Amaranthine Blooms also creates special designs, so be sure to get in contact with them if you want to impress guests with life-like imitation flowers. Worldwide shipping is also available!
Bovi Flowers is another online florist which creates gorgeous flower boxes. It also uses Everlasting Roses from South America so your beautiful arrangement isn’t tossed away after just a few days! There is a large selection of colours and arrangements to choose from: some are more simple and classic such as the “Mon Amour” box bursting with red roses; others are funkier such as “Belle Vie” which presents a selection of bold coloured roses. If you’re sending a box to someone who loves a little opulence, then the “Magnifique” box containing gold roses will be just what you’re looking for. Free shipping is available to the whole of Hong Kong and Bovi Flowers even ships internationally, so if your special someone is abroad, you can still send them a little something to brighten their day.
Tip: Check out this page for more information on Everlasting Roses and what you can do to conserve them for even longer!
Bovi Flowers, 24161588, www.boviflowers.hk
Flowers brighten up everyone’s day, so why not maximise the flower power in your life? commablooms gives you the option to have fresh and seasonal deliveries every week, every other week or every month. The subscription services are well-priced, making commablooms even more alluring; a monthly deliver is just $300, bi-weekly subscriptions are $600 a month and weekly blooms are $1140 for a month. However, take note that it does not deliver to the Outlying Islands or New Territories.
The novelty of using dim sum baskets as packaging for its freshly cut flowers gives BloomBox its signature aesthetic. Its quirky and wonderfully original take on flower arrangements is worth a try. You can purchase a Bloombox online for next-day flower delivery anywhere in Hong Kong or purchase a flower subscription to get regular batches of blooms. For high-traffic occasions such as Valentine’s Day or Mother’s Day, you can take advantage of its pre-order option so it can adequately manage its volume of flower deliveries for the day.
BYDEAU specialises in customised arrangements while adhering to one of its top priorities: promoting an eco-friendly approach to flower production. Each handmade flower bouquet is designed around what’s fresh and in-season, meaning you get a personalised touch for your flower bouquets and gift boxes. It also offers same-day delivery, so you won’t have to worry about your purchase arriving just in time for a special occasion.
BYDEAU, 5525 0037, www.bydeau.com
Flannel Flowers has been a notable player in Hong Kong’s flower and florist industry for more than two decades. Instead of slugging it out with other competitors, they’ve carved out a niche by providing the best bespoke bouquets and floral creations in Hong Kong. This commitment to crafting luxurious pieces has won them prestigious clients such as Louis Vuitton, Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels and Lane Crawford.
Flannel Flowers, B1 Times Square, 1 Matheson Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, 2528 1211, www.flannelflowers.com.hk
Flannel Flowers, Shop 1040B, P1 ifc mall, 8 Finance Street, Central, Hong Kong, 2234 7002, www.flannelflowers.com.hk
Floristry at M&L
Floristry at M&L definitely has its own sense of style. The floral arrangements here are beautiful and minimalist and aren’t supposed to look too put together; instead, the arrangements evoke the sense that the flowers were plucked from a field or forest. There are a few services offered: you can either order some flowers to be sent to a loved one (or even yourself!), order a weekly subscription of flowers to be delivered to your home or office, or, for larger events, Floristry at M&L will work with you to transform a venue into a floral wonderland. You can order some flower services online but a trip to the elegant studio in Sheung Wan is worth it so you can really work with the team to curate the perfect selection of flowers.
The Flower Market
Take a day out and spend it among a brilliant display of blooms and plants. The Flower Market is an affordable and fun way to find something beautiful for that special person, and maybe even something for your home or yourself! This open-air market is the place many Hong Kongers go when they want to find cut plants, seeds, blooms and potted plants.
The Flower Market, 太子花墟, Mong Kok, Hong Kong
Ellerman creates top flower arrangements with a timeless appeal. This is worth checking out if you’re looking for classic and luxurious bouquets to give to your loved ones. Aside from selling hand bouquets, they also offer top floral arrangements for events and hold weekly workshops for flower hobbyists and budding florists.
Ellermann Flower Boutique Landmark, Shop 109, Level 1, Landmark Atrium, 15 Queens Road Central, Central, Hong Kong, 2291 0388, www.ellermanndesign.com
Ellermann Flower Boutique & Event Atelier, Unit 15B, 40 Wong Chuk Hang Road, Aberdeen, Hong Kong, 2291 0388, www.ellermanndesign.com
Give.Gift.Boutique is a florist and a gift shop which is perfect for people looking for a one-stop shop in buying a thoughtful flower gift bundle fit for any occasion. Instead of scouring shops in Hong Kong or purchasing additional gifts from other sites, they’ve gathered everything you’ll need in one portal. You can buy add-on items to go with your preferred bouquet such as wine, teddy bears, accessories, and even cake.
Give.Gift.Boutique, 2736 6670, www.givegift.com.hk
Hayden Blest’s fashionable and artsy take on flower arrangements is inspired by owner Gemma Hayden Blest’s time working for some of the best and most iconic fashion brands (including Alexander McQueen and Burberry). So if you’re looking for a true creative with a professional eye for design, you can approach Hayden Blest for top bespoke pieces and creative consultations for events as well as flower-related projects.
Hayden Blest, 6101 9087, www.haydenblest.com
This online florist specialises in eye-catching creations using seasonal flowers and trust us, any arrangement you order from M Florist is sure to be the focus of the room. Customer service is super important for any online retail shop, and M Florist strives to give you exactly what you want, and is happy to work closely with you to deliver the flowers of your dreams. All of the bouquets are unique, and for something a little different, consider ordering one of the flower box selections that will delight every single time. Don’t forget to check out the breathtaking orchid selection, too!
M Florist, 3157 1118, WhatsApp: 5565 5510, www.mflorist.hk
Solomon Bloemen is likely on every list of best wedding florists. Its secret weapon? Award-winning florist Dr. Solomon Leong. While it’s known for bespoke arrangements for big corporate events and grand weddings, it also works on small projects and pieces. For anyone looking to impress with stand-out bouquets, Solomon Bloemen is the one to beat. You can also pick his brain as Leong holds seasonal courses on creating the best flower design.
Soloman Bloemen, 6D & 6H Winner Building, 27-39 D’Aguilar Street, Central, Hong Kong, 2521 1798, www.solomonbloemen.com
Tallensia Floral Art
Tallensia Floral Art is ideal for DIY-inclined customers. Apart from delivering top-of-the-line bouquets, it has also been hosting flower jam sessions in Hong Kong since 2011 with some of the most experienced florists. The goal of its workshops is to make the art of floristry fun and accessible for everyone. So if you’re interested in learning how to create your own flower arrangements, you may want to join its upcoming workshops.
Tallensia Floral Art, G/F, 6C Tai Ping Shan Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, 2239 4300, www.facebook.com/tallensiafloralart
van der Bloom
Quickly making a name for itself amongst the floristry world in Hong Kong, van der Bloom is making waves with its easy-to-use, one-stop online store. It enables you to choose your favourite flowers in one click and ship them to your desired location the very next day! Offering up modern and sophisticated arrangements, van der Bloom offers custom-made bouquets along with a flower subscription service that makes for the perfect (Mother’s Day!) gift. Visit van der Bloom in store and work with its in-house florist to bring your vision to life, or shop its online Mother’s Day collection brimming with pretty petals such as its Prunelle and Pastel Marie arrangements. We reckon you’ll earn a few brownie points with these blooms…
Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on 4 July 2017 on Sassy Hong Kong, written by Steve Feiner, and was updated on 7 May, 2018.