Flowers Blog

Floral Decorations for Christmas Trees
December 6th, 2018

Its that time of year again, and by now you have probably got your Christmas Tree (we hope!). Along with the John Lewis advertisement, the Christmas tree is a good indicator of the official start of the festive season. It can be an activity that brings the whole family together, and also brings an unparalleled […]

November Flower Of The Month – Chrysanthemum
November 28th, 2018

The November birth flower is the universally loved “Chrysanthemum”, which originated in China. The earliest notes in history of the Chrysantheum date all the way back to the 15th Century BC. It also the official flower of the City of Chicago, as well as being the traditional Mothers Day flower in Australia, which spawned from […]

Best flowers to send for Christmas
November 22nd, 2018

Coming up to Christmas, you might be wondering what are the best flowers to send someone during the festive season? Flowers are of course more associated with birthdays and Valentines Day, but sending bouquets with Christmas cards is becoming more popular. Part of December and the New Year is having relatives and friends over to […]

Christmas Flowers Decorations Ideas
November 14th, 2018

It’s that time of year again; well almost. As the long winter has begun and the festivities of December beckon, now is the time to get your house in order. One of the most important and certainly most enjoyable parts of the Christmas season is turning your house into a sparkling embodiment of the Christmas […]

6 Flowers with Medicinal Value
November 8th, 2018

We all love flowers for different reasons. It may be the fragrance of a lilly bouquet or the stunning visual appeal of a colourful set of roses, there is something them for everyone. However some flowers are notorious for being quite different in why they are popular around the world. We have taken a look […]

Flower Names For Girls
October 26th, 2018

Flower Names For Girls Flowers are more than just sweet smelling floral blossoms; they can provide beautiful baby names for boys and girls alike. It is popular now for many celebrities around the world have taken to naming their children a type of flower, such as “Blue Ivy”. We love the idea of having a […]

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 […]