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Local Florists

Bromilows Florist

10 Winter Hey Ln, Horwich, Bolton BL6 7AA, UK – 01204 696792

great service - great flowers

Great service very friendly

Lesley Thomas Flowers

190 Chorley New Rd, Horwich, Bolton BL6 5NP, UK – 01204 668000

Best place for mordern beautiful flowers

We ordered flowers for someone leaving at work and received an amazing display. Brilliant service and beautiful flowers. Thank you.

Wild & Wondrous Flowers

4B Station Rd, Blackrod, Bolton BL6 5BN, UK – 01204 674900

The seasonal solid heart wreath for my mum was absolutely gorgeous, the spring flowers were beautiful pastel colours and lovely and fresh. My son and grand daughter ordered the seasonal wreath which was just as beautiful. The staff could not have been more helpful . Will only be using this shop in the future for any flowers I need.

I can't speak highly enough of Wild & Wondrous Flowers. At a time of great sorrow they managed to get for me in March the most lovely sweet peas for which I will be forever grateful. Thank you so much for your kindness and professionalism.

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Each box of Devon pinks is packed by hand, and includes a hand-written card with your own message.  ALso gifts including gift pens, pill boxes, mirrors and vases for the fresh Devon flowers, grown in the heart of the UK countryside!

Tips - Caring for your flowers once they are delivered

Placing your flowers in vase half to two thirds full with lukewarm water, will help closed buds to start opening.

  • Be careful when un-wrapping a hand-tied bouquet as it is delivered in a water bubble to keep the flowers fresh.
  • Arranging your flowers in cold water should be avoided as this can reduce the their life in the vase.
  • Avoid puting flowers in metal or aluminium containers - glass is ideal. Keep your flowers in a cool location, away from draughts, direct heat or sunlight. Arrange once unwrapped
  • Your flowers may take up to 24 hours after being placed in water to reach their full potential.
  • Strip off all excess foliage and leaves below the water level to reduce any harmful bacteria within the water.
  • Bacteria can block the stem and stop the flowers taking up the water.unwrap. Flowers like their stems trimmed. So, trim them, at an angle with a knife (rather than scissors) by an inch or so. When trimming stems, always cut at an angle of roughly 45degrees; this increases the surface area allowing your flowers to absorb more water.
  • If a Rose starts to droop at the head, re-cut the stem, wrap the head in paper to support it upright and plunge 5cms of the stem into boiling water for about 30seconds. Cut the stem again and place in deep cold water for two hours.trim

Most orders are accompanied by a sachet of cut flower food which will encourage buds to open and help to prolong the life and beauty of your flowers. Top up regularly with water and flower food, removing any fading flowers. Ensure the floristry foam used in arrangements is moist and topped up daily; this helps to prolong the life and vibrancy of your arrangements.