Best of Boston

Best Florist

2005 Best Florist, South

The Hingham Greenery

Hingham
The ability to arrange—to conjure and orchestrate—is what makes a flawless florist. That’s who you’ll find hard at work at the Hingham Greenery. They’ll form […] read more»
2005 Best Florist, West

Winston Flowers

Wellesley
Winston has cornered the petal market west of Boston. Its bright blooms are consistently the freshest around, and whether you want rare lilies or timeless […] read more»
2005 Best Florist

Petal & Leaf

Jamaica Plain
Nothing spruces up a space like fresh flowers. And no florist arranges fresh flowers quite like Jamaica Plain’s Petal & Leaf. From spare, arty decorations […] read more»
2004 Best Florist, West

Winston Flowers

Wellesley, Newton
An orchid among daisies, Winston Flowers has all but cornered the market west of Boston. Whether you’re after luscious greens, blazing blossoms, or aromatic herbs, […] read more»
2004 Best Florist

Ilex Designs

Brookline
There are floral bouquets, and then there is floral art. Ilex is in the latter category, orchestrating fields full of fresh blooms—luminescent calla lilies with […] read more»
2003 Best Florist, South

Karen Lee Flowers

Hingham
It’s easy to spot a Karen Lee—from classic bouquets of tightly packed peony blossoms, pale roses, hydrangeas, and trailing white-flecked ivy to bold centerpieces that […] read more»
2003 Best Florist, West

Winston Flowers

Wellesley
The only thing more beautiful than the vibrant, fresh flowers at any of this local chain’s locations are the spectacular arrangements, which are delivered with […] read more»
2003 Best Florist

Artemisia Floral Studio

Boston
Floral innovation is in full bloom at Artemisia, the downtown showcase for arrangements that run from delicately tied bundles of tiny daisies to huge, sweeping […] read more»
2002 Best Florist

A Wild Flower

Charlestown
From exotic to humble, unbelievably fresh to artfully dried, Charlestown’s homegrown bud boutique treats its flowers like delicate children—and its customers like old friends. First, […] read more»
2001 Best Florist, West

Winston Flowers

Wellesley
Yes, it’s a chain. But our search for comparable quality and variety in the area always leads us back here. Visit the artfully arranged shop […] read more»
2001 Best Florist

Charles Street Flowers

Boston
If only all of life were as impeccable and seamless as it is inside these doors. We’re talking nearly across-the-board perfection—blooms meticulously cared for and […] read more»
2000 Best Florist

Charles Street Flowers

Boston
This is the kind of place where Harry might have stopped to buy a bunch for Sally. The look and feel of Charles Street Flowers […] read more»
1999 Best Florist

Winston Flowers

Boston
This shop has an uncanny ability to turn a bunch of flowers and a glass vase into an elegant centerpiece. Fresh, enduring flowers; dependable service; […] read more»
1998 Best Florist, Exotic

Lotus Designs

Boston
This is a florist that elevates blooms to a cultural experience. Breath-stopping bouquets mix long-stemmed red roses amid tall birds of paradise and other flowers […] read more»
1998 Best Florist, Street

The Dutch Flower Garden

Boston
You can’t walk by without looking twice. The cascade of color beckons from the pavement, and spontaneity pays. For the romantic gesture of the moment, […] read more»