Best of Boston

2007 Best Florist, South

Winston Flowers

This family-owned company, which began as a Newbury Street pushcart more than 50 years ago and now has seven stores to its name, seems to thrive in any soil, be it city or suburb. The outpost on Hingham’s main strip draws flower lovers from across the South Shore with its dewy blooms, running the gamut from last-minute hostess bouquets to blowout wedding centerpieces. Even if you only need advice on caring for a fussy orchid, you can count on this perennial champ to come through.

8 Main St., Hingham, 800-457-4901,