Bridal Bouquet Styles: Tropical Flowers

Tropical flowers have such stunning shapes and bold colors that that simple bouquet designs show them off best. Try to upstage an anthurium or orchid with a complicated assemblage of many varieties of blooms and in the end you’ll wish you had left well enough alone. Case in point: a cluster of dendrobium orchids (pictured […]

Tips for making cut Freesia last

We almost always have freesia in our coolers because it is so fragrant, and we love to include a few in our garden-style vase arrangements. The only problem is that the first bloom on the stem tends to wither and die, and we have to pluck it off. Or that’s the way it was until recently […]

Spring in Florida

Spring is right around the corner, and here at Bay Hill Florist in Orlando we’re celebrating with flowers. There are a flower varieties that come available this time of year that are worth highlighting. One of our favorites this time of year is the Florida snapdragon. They are locally-grown, and have perkier blooms and more […]

Valentine’s Day Blog

Bay Hill Florist Valentine's Day

We want to send a big giant hug out to all our fantastic customers, who made Valentine’s Day so fun and busy. We appreciate and love you all! ————————————————————————————————————————————– Ever feel like you need a bit of inspiration when you’re writing a note to attach to flowers? These handwritten cards from men to their ladies […]

Our Valentine’s Day Roses

Bay Hill Florist Orlando Valentine's Day

You’ve heard about our roses: ‘Her Majesty’ is a stunning red rose that comes from our favorite farm in Ecuador, and we‘re the only florist in Orlando where you can find it. ‘Her Majesty’ opens beautifully and has a deep, rich color, making it a favorite among rose connoisseurs. This regal long-stemmed rose shouts romance from […]

Tips for Ordering Roses

Bay Hill Florist Orlando

Looking for some tips on how to order roses? There are three things to consider: the rose variety, the type of filler flower, and the style of vase. 1. There’s nothing wrong with long-stemmed red roses, but you’ll wow her if you choose an unexpected color like lavender or white.           […]

Best Case Scenarios for Silk and Dried Flowers

At Bay Hill Florist, our top seller is fresh flowers, namely roses, but we also offer a selection of silk and dried flowers. Despite what you might think, silk and dried flowers DO have a place in home decor if they’re done well. The key is to choose high-quality flowers, pick a look that works […]

Premium Fall Flowers

Bay Hill Florist Orlando

Our shop rarely carries carnations or mums. Our year-round staples are roses (in scores of varieties), hydrangeas, lilies, tropicals and seasonal offerings that come from local growers.  While we’ve taken pride in avoiding “cheap” flowers like carnations and mums (except for special orders), I’ve always gotten confused come fall. The fact is, mums are traditional […]

Custom Autumn Wreaths

Are you decorating for fall? Here in Florida where our seasonal change is so mild that we sometimes wonder if it isn’t still summer (hey, it’s an outrageous 90 degrees outside even in September), we have to do SOMETHING to convince ourselves that fall has, in fact, arrived. Putting wreaths on our front doors, autumn […]

Live Blogging Mother’s Day

Bay Hill Florist Orlando

Throughout the Mother’s Day holiday, we’re blogging from behind the scenes at our Orlando flower shop Bay Hill Florist. Check back daily for all the latest goings-on!

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