If you’ve completely forgotten that it’s Mother's Day, Valentine's Day, someone’s birthday – or you just really need to apologise – a beautiful bouquet ought to help. Lucky for you lovely gifters, we’ve rounded up some of the best online flower delivery services so you can order fresh blooms with a simple swipe of your smartphone.
On this list you’ll find all types of flora, from budget to bespoke. Not only that, there are lots of last-minute delivery options, too, for anyone who’s left it a bit late (which is almost everyone, if we’re being honest). Get picking, petal.
The best shops for online flowery delivery in London
Flower Station is a true saviour for those of us with sieves for brains or last-minute-itis. It offers Londoners 24-hour service and same-day delivery (even on a Sunday) on orders before 6pm. Their bouquets vary in price, so there’s something for every budget. But you can always rely on their quality.
Rebel Rebel’s playful bouquets are named after bands and songs. Their selection of bouquets available for order online are fresh and seasonal, with eclectic designs that each perfectly capture a distinct mood. We're talking titles such as Crazy in Love, I'm Every Woman and I Put a Spell on You. Flowers ordered before 4pm can be delivered the next day and if you’re not terrified of picking up the phone, same-day delivery is also available.
Grace & Thorne had humble beginnings, growing out of a tiny studio on Kingsland Road. The petal pros now offer nationwide overnight delivery and same-day delivery in London. Inspired by art and fashion, each bouquet focuses on interesting textures, giving them a spirited, wild appearance.
Jam jars. It turns out they're not just for jam, or sipping cocktails out of. Inspired by founder Melissa Richardson’s childhood growing up in Sussex, JamJar Flowers serves its bouquets in enamel buckets, giant jars, kilner jars, pickle jars and good old jam jars. The flowers and foliage are all seasonal and each delivery is unique, which, along with their distinctive receptacles, gives JamJar a very special feel.
In case the name didn't give it away, Postabloom deliver flowers directly through your letterbox. Don't panic, they all arrive in one colourful, beautiful piece. The way they make it work is by laying out the carefully curated bouquet in a letterbox sized package. But they don't just do boxed blooms, you can also plump for something more, well, plump.
To ensure you don't get caught out when attempting to give your gift that little extra pizazz, The Real Flower Company offer bits other than flowers. While buying your blooms, you can also add a choccie box, bottle of bubbly and sweet scented candles. Order before 4pm and you'll qualify for same-day delivery – very handy.
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