10 Beautiful Flower Shops in Milan for Arrangements, Bouquets and Plants
Who doesn’t like to receive a bouquet of flowers as a gift? If you love gifting them or receiving them yourself, for a special occasion or maybe just because, read on to discover our list of 10 beautiful flower shops in Milan. Roses, tulips, orchids, peonies… there is something for everyone! Here is where to go to buy beautiful bouquets or plants for your home!
This franchise has locations throughout Italy, with 3 small yet adorable shops located across different parts of Milan. The selection is very vast, both in terms of colours and types, and once you get there you can create your favorite “cones” according to your taste: the result will be amazing! And if you’ve forgotten an important event and don’t have time to make it to the store, don’t worry! Frida’s has an online shop and offers home delivery.
FRIDA’S. Via Buonarroti 5 | Corso Genova 6 | Corso Garibaldi 18, Milan. Open everyday, for opening hours and phone numbers check their website.
This elegant flower shop located in the beautiful piazza San Marco, in the heart of Brera, offers high quality flowers that make up unique and sophisticated creations that will warm your heart. A special mention goes to the many varieties of orchids and roses, presented in a beautiful way.
LAMI. Piazza San Marco 8, Milan. +39 02 86464602. Open from Monday to Friday from 8 am to 7:30 pm and on Saturday from 10 am to 7:30 pm.
Potafiori calls itself a “flower shop with a kitchen”, in which food and flowers are the absolute protagonists. Open from breakfast to dinner (here we tell you more about it!) in the Porta Romana area, at Potafiori you can choose your bouquet of flowers as you sip a glass of wine or after a good meal!
POTAFIORI. Via Salasco 17, Milan. +39 02 87065930. Open from Monday to Saturday from 9 am to 12 am and on Sundays from 5 pm to 12 am.
This treat of a shop is located near corso Como. Once you step inside, you’ll get the feeling that you’ve been catapulted into a flower garden: a small place full of flowers and beautiful plants, super friendly and helpful staff and a “rural” yet chic atmosphere. A pleasant surprise!
CORAL. Viale Pasubio 8, Milan. +39 02 62087796. Open from Monday to Saturday from 9:30 am to 7:30 pm.
Gardenia is a very intimate place, thanks to its location on a street not too far from the Colonne area and to its format: in addition to being a studio-flower nursery full of orchids and other luxuriant plants, there is also a cafeteria located at the entrance, where you’ll find cakes and pastries from morning to evening. Enjoy a relaxing moment as you talk with the owners and receive the best advice while enjoying a dessert!
GARDENIA. Via Gian Giacomo Mora 20, Milan. +39 02 58115241. Open from Tuesday to Saturday from 10 am to 1:30 pm and from 3:30 pm to 7 pm.
Maryflor consists of two shops located across the street from one another, different but with the same sophistication: the shop in via Solari offers several varieties of indoor and outdoor plants, as well as compositions of flowering plants in elegant baskets, whereas the shop in via Montevideo is continuously seeking to be in line with the latest trends in design, with its succulent plants with unique shapes, varieties of orchids and tropical flowers. Whatever your need be, you can be sure that you’ll find just what you’re looking for here!
Maryflor. Via Solari 4 | Via Montevideo 10, Milan. Open everyday, for opening hours and phone numbers check their website.
I FIORI DI RICCARDO TASSINELLI
This flower shop is located in the eastern part of the city within a few meters from the Piola metro station on the green line. The specialty here is the selection of preserved flowers: fresh flowers that are treated with a special process that allows them to last, even for years. Here, you’ll find arrangements and decorations created with fresh and dried flowers, laurel wreaths and bouquets!
I FIORI DI RICCARDO TASSINELLI. Via Pacini 15, Milan. +39 02 2663426. Open from Monday to Saturday from 7:30 am to 1 pm and from 2 pm to 7:30 pm (Saturday morning only).
L’OASI DEI FIORI
One of the most famous flower stands in Milan thanks to the wide selection of flowers and the very flexible hours, these stands are open from 8 am to 10 pm, 7 days a week. There are a lot of different variations, such as fresh flowers, indoor and outdoor plants, decorative and floral arrangements, and even laurel wreaths and home delivery.
L’OASI DEI FIORI. Viale Bligny (corner of via Ripamonti) | Piazza Missori 2, Milan. Open everyday, for opening hours and phone numbers check their website.
AU NOM DE LA ROSE
Let’s not beat around the bush: as the name suggests, the main flower you’ll find at this French franchise is the rose, in all its variations. How will you locate the shop? It’s quite easy: as you approach any of the various shops located across Milan you will be immediately find yourself surrounded by an intense aroma of roses and, as you get closer, you’ll notice rose petals scattered near the entrance. Once inside, you’ll find roses everywhere, ça va sans dire: here you can buy roses by the bulk and wonderful rose bouquets but also chocolate, candles and infusions. Our favourites are the rose arrangements in vases, which are beautiful even once they’ve fanned: a little expensive but definitely worth it!
AU NOM DE LA ROSE. Corso Buenos Aires 2 | Piazza Wagner 1 | Via Mercato 20 | Piazza Cinque Giornate 7, Milan. Open everyday, for opening hours and phone numbers check their website.
Located in the heart of Brera, Fioraio Bianchi is an old flower shop, and so much more: it is also a bistro with a Parisian atmosphere where you can enjoy anything from breakfast to dinner, even if the prices are not very “accessible”. However, it is still a must-see!
FIORAIO BIANCHI. Via Montebello 7, Milan. +39 02 29014390. Open from Monday to Saturday (8 am-12 am).
So, are you going to gift someone (or yourself) a nice bouquet of flowers?
Read the original article on Conosco un Posto. This article was written and translated by Giorgia Ginevra Ferrais.