Flowers Blog

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 […]

Gift of Flowers This Christmas
November 4th, 2014
Flowers for Christmas gift. The Christmas Dream flowers from Mad Flowers.

Designing the Christmas bouquets this year I again drew my inspiration from Mother Nature. Festive flair runs through the flowers, with frosted tissues, cellophane, red ribbons and Christmas baubles of red, gold and silver. We have many customers who come back every year to order their flowers for Christmas gifts from us. I have designed […]

How to carve a Halloween Pumpkin Bouquet
October 11th, 2014
Carved Pumpkin with flowers

  The days are moving toward night ever more quickly as the Autumn chill descends. Time for the Rusty Oranges and Chimney Reds of seasonal blossoms to appear. We have just launched our Autumn Collection of flowers and are designing some Halloween bouquets too.   There is a competition running on our Facebook page to find the […]

Growing Flowers for us in County Louth
September 24th, 2014
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People are always asking me about the fabulous long-lasting and large-headed Lilies that we use. Ask us anything! I recently caught up with one of the growers from our Irish Lily supplier and asked him for some details. The nursery is in County Louth with about one acre set up to cater for 1.6 million […]