Flowers Blog

Plants vs. Pets – 6 Toxic Plants to Keep Away From Dogs and Cats
September 18th, 2017

What do you do when you’re not feeling well? If you grew up in Ireland, you were taught that a glass of 7up could get rid of many illnesses, from an upset stomach to a hangover. Unfortunately, dogs and cats don’t have access to this wise advice, and sometimes they end up eating flowers and […]

How to Choose Wedding Flowers?
September 8th, 2017
Photo by Heather Kincaid

You have been waiting for this day for months (or years). You sit for a while with your eyes closed and run a film through your mind. Invitations were sent in advance, many dresses were tried, and probably some tears were dropped on the pillow or during your commute to work. The day has finally […]

How To Care For Tulips?
August 31st, 2017
how to care for tulips?

Life in a big city can be overwhelming. At the end of a busy day, there’s nothing better than relaxing in a comfortable and uplifting place – and there’s no place like home.  Having some well-placed greenery in your house can give the needed sense of relaxation and create a restful ambiance. A great option […]

The Care Of Lily Plants – An impossible mission?
August 23rd, 2017
How to care for Lily plants

A house decorated with lilies is a happy home. Their exquisite and lovely scent, their vibrant colours and the many variations available, are some of the reasons that make these flowers one of the most elegant and appreciated in the world. No matter why you love them, I bet you have asked yourself if the […]

When to send white roses?
August 15th, 2017
white roses bouquet

Classic, elegant and timeless. These are just 3 of many adjectives we can use to describe how special white roses are. White roses can be sent on many different occasions, and these flowers represent purity and fidelity. Read more and find out when to send white roses and the meaning behind this classic rose. The […]

How to keep flowers fresh longer?
August 4th, 2017
keep flowers fresh longer

Receiving flowers, is one of the most thrilling surprises. It doesn’t matter if you got them as an unexpected kind gesture or to celebrate a special occasion, the main concern is always the same: ‘How to keep flowers fresh longer?’ As a florist with more than 20 years of experience, I can say that I […]

Valentine’s Collection 2016
February 1st, 2016
Valentine's Select Three

It’s that time of year again when red roses are gathered into dozens for the lovers and romantics to express their gratitude and good fortune. This year at your favourite Dublin florist Mad Flowers, we have designed Deluxe Dozen Red Roses bouquets with a combination of Grand Prix Roses, Gypsophila, Wax Flowers, Vaccinium Myrtillus!   […]

How to make a Table Centrepiece for Christmas
November 27th, 2015
Christmas Table Centrepiece

Set out the materials needed and floral stems and follow Maurice! Gather all required tools, blossoms and foliage.   Maurice has for this display; Foliage from his garden A pillar candle Some red ribbon White Chrysanthemums Christmas decorations Ceramic pot Block of oasis A sharp florist’s knife A florist’s secateurs   Lay out all materials […]

All New Autumn Range
September 16th, 2015
Rose Flower Bowl

The Autumn brings a fresh array of flowers to the table. We at Mad Flowers have designed some arrangements incorporating the seasonal blooms and colours. As is our speciality we have created some arrangements with a funky, modern and innovative edge. We trust these new designs cannot be found in any other florist. We have […]

Flowers for Valentine’s Day
February 5th, 2015
Valentine's day red roses

Its that time of year again! Valentine’s Day 14th February.   Far between Summer’s fallen sun and Winter’s frozen toes, the shining light of February and a delivery of flowers.   We have selected the finest Roses from all over Europe to make up our luxury bouquets this year. As the best florist Dublin has […]