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Best Smelling Flowers
October 17th, 2018

Top 10 best smelling Flowers We all want different things from our flowers, but we can all agree theres nothing better than the sweet fragrance of a fresh bouquet. Different flowers carry different scents, so weve compiled a list to make sure you purchase only the best smelling flowers for you or a lucky somebody! […]

Flowers & Mental Health
October 10th, 2018

Flowers can have a calming effect on people. Whether it be their scent,their appearance, or the activity of planting/cutting them, flowers have long been associated with positive mental health. We here at Madflowers want to share in the secret that floral activity is proven to reduce stress and anxiety. A study carried out in 2008 […]

Marie Keating Foundation Breakfast Morning For Survivors
October 3rd, 2018

On October 1st, The Marie Keating Foundation hosted a breakfast morning for 35 survivors of breast cancer in The Marks & Spencer Café in their Grafton street store. The event aimed to kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month, with many survivors sharing their inspirational stories, including the host Norah Casey. The event celebrated 20 years […]

Marie Keating & Mad Flowers – Breast Cancer Awareness Month!
September 27th, 2018

This Monday, October 1st, kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the most important time of the year for fundraising. Every October people come together from around the world to “think pink” and donate or fundraise to this important cause. In Ireland, over 3,500 women are diagnosed with breast cancer every year, effecting women of all […]

September Flower Of The Month – Lily
September 19th, 2018

September Flower Of The Month – Lily This month we are celebrating the wonderful existence of the lilium, aka lilies. Lillies come in such a a wide variety; grown from bulbs, bulbils and bulblets; and blossoming into any colour imaginable. Lilies primarily have their origins in the Northern Hemisphere, but have also been known to […]

8 Things You Didn’t Know About Roses
September 13th, 2018

Our love for Roses is no secret here at Mad Flowers, and we want to let you in on what makes these blossoms so popular. Arguably the most beautiful flower of all, roses have a deep and colourful history to make that makes them more than just a pretty face! Lets take a look at […]

Top 6 Indoor House Plants
September 5th, 2018

Low maintenance house plants can be difficult to find. We understand you want something that is long lasting, requires little watering or trimming is affordable, but also stands out! Many Irish hallways or window sills are decorated with amazing house plants, which are often subtle yet significant. Finding a plant with a gorgeous scent or […]

Wedding Anniversary Flowers
August 29th, 2018

Is your wedding anniversary coming up and don’t know what flowers to get your loved one? Or do you have a friend or family member who is celebrating their wedding anniversary in the coming days. Either way we here at Mad Flowers want to ensure you get your recipient the best possible flowers for the […]

Top 5 Flower Festivals in Europe
August 22nd, 2018

After the continued popularity of The Bloom Festival in earlier in the summer, We decided to take a look at some of the most popular flower festivals that take place around Europe every year. They range from countries like Netherlands to places further south such as Greece and Italy. Here are our 5 favourite flower […]

Best Get Well Soon Flowers
August 16th, 2018

It can be often be difficult to find the right bouquet to express the right feelings for any given occasion. You may tip toe around different flowers in the hopes of not saying something that you don’t mean to say. When it comes to get well soon gifts, you hope to try and portray your […]