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Local Florists

Gerard Flowers

7 Church St, Magherafelt BT45 6AP, UK – 028 7963 1170

Gerard was amazingly helpful right from my initial enquiry into buying flowers for my son's wedding. He fulfilled every promise, was trusting and creative. Can't recommend highly enough. The flowers he provided were stunning. Thank you.

I called from the US to get my Mom some flowers for her birthday. Very friendly on the phone, took the order and payment in no time and delivered in a couple of hours. terrific service and the flowers were beautiful. Thanks

House of Flowers

8 Broad Street, Magherafelt BT45 6EA, UK – 028 7963 3630

I’ve been using House of Flowers for the last 4 years or more and have never been let down with their flower displays. There’s usually an abundance of colour and variety (usually my choice). I highly recommend this company for any special events.

Kwiatki stare osoba która mi je przysłała jak zobaczyła bukiet była bardzo rozczarowana Pani która mi je doręczyła bardzo miła. Po odpakowaniu co niektóre płatki opadały a po 3 dniach zdechły .

Belle of Mid Ulster

B2, 80-82 Rainey St, Magherafelt BT45 5AJ, UK – 07597 380432

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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.