Mother's Day is rapidly approaching, and soon people will be scrambling to find the perfect gift for Mom. Flowers are a staple for the occasion, and several shops in the Wilmington area are ramping up their efforts in preparation for May 13.
Nothing beats getting the perfect bouquet or arrangement for that special woman in your life. If you are in need of a local florist you can trust, here is a list of the top flower shops in Wilmington for Mother's Day.
Beautiful Flowers by June is the premier destination for wedding flowers in Wilmington, but this flower shop also makes their services available for all other occasions. They're also able to throw together last-minute arrangements for people who need something in a pinch.
June Sweeny is a florist trained at the Flower School New York, and she originally opened Beautiful Flowers by June as a home studio in 2007. They currently offer same-day local delivery out of their 1,000 square-foot retail store, but those looking to purchase for Mother's Day should check for availability in advance due to high demand.
Flora Verdi is located right in Downtown Wilmington on the banks of the Cape Fear River. They have several arrangements custom-made for Mother's Day that can be purchased online or in-person.
In addition to flowers, Flora Verdi offers unique gift options like jewelry, pottery, and stationary. They handle orders around the clock through their online portal and can ship anywhere in the world in addition to offering local delivery.
Julia's Florist has been in operation since 1989, and The Best of Encore has rated them Wilmington's top flower shop since 2004. They offer an array of specific flower arrangements and gifts for Mother's Day.
Julia's Florist also builds a relationship with their customers by sending them specific reminders about special events and making sure they remember the important people in their lives. They have partnered with several local delivery companies to ensure that your order gets where it needs to be on time.
The florist department at Lou's Flower World has over four decades of experience. In addition to boasting a significant floral expertise, the store also offers unique gifts and vintage furniture for purchase.
Lou's Flower World has several custom, made-to-order arrangement styles, and they will also work with their customers to create anything they desire. They have a $15 delivery charge and will deliver to all of central Wilmington and Wrightsville Beach.
Eddie's Floral Gallery has several different bouquet choices for Mother's Day and will also come up with creations based on personal preferences. They pride themselves on service and the quality of their delivery process.
Eddie's charges a $10 delivery fee but will do a free re-delivery if the recipient is not home at the time they arrive. The flower shops ask customers to place their orders at least three days prior to Mother's Day.
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