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9 Of The Best Florists In Tauranga For Magnificent Blooms

By Tanya Faulkner

According to Christian Dior, behind women flowers are the most divine creations and we couldn't agree more. Nothing says happiness and peace more than a beautifully arranged bouquet of blooms, accented with greenery and love by those who curate them.

Whether it’s for a big event, your big wedding day, or just to add a little something extra to your work or home—nothing does it better than flowers. This is your sign to take the opportunity to brighten up your home with a gorgeous floral arrangement from one of the top florists in Tauranga. 

Roam Studio

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From bold and colourful to chic neutrals, you won’t want to look past Roam Studio. They’ve got a story for the ages, with owner Renée dreaming up this gorgeous studio on the golden sun-drenched banks of Santorini underneath a cascading bougainvillaea vine (if that doesn’t sound dreamy, we don’t know what does).

She specialises in bespoke floral designs to cater to all floral wishes, with her exclusive services for any event or occasion. Roam Studio’s gallery gives you just a glimpse into the exquisite work their team is capable of for your next big event, or elevates your wedding day with their gorgeous selection of bouquets, backdrops and hanging designs that will photograph well.

They cater to the entire Bay of Plenty region, so there’s no excuse not to get in touch and see what magic they can bring to your big day. 

Mini Petals Florist

Waihi Beach & Online

Someone holds a crate of flowers at Mini Petals florist, one of the best florists near Tauranga.Whether you have an anniversary coming up, a birthday celebration, or just want to make someone feel special, you can’t look past Mini Petals Florist. They create the best-boxed blooms full of colour and delight, with a true touch of femininity in a contemporary style, so you’ll be sure to find something a little different. 

Our favourite arrangements are their crate arrangements, in either a wooden planter crate or a stylish black hat, with a variety of styles and colours that will brighten up any room. If you’re feeling a bit extra, they can even turn it into a gift crate with the addition of sweet-scented candles to compliment your blooms. For something that will last a little longer, take a look at their preserved floral arrangements—from bold and colourful to simple and sophisticated—these would look delightful as a store-front decoration or to welcome guests into your home. 

Daisy May Flowers

Papamoa Beach Road & Online

While you’re driving along the coastal roads of Mt Maunganui to Papamoa, have you ever wondered what that little caravan is on the side of the road? Arguably one of the region’s most beautiful secrets, Daisy May Flowers is your one quick stop for gorgeous florals for your home.

From luscious florist-choice bouquets to curated bunches for your home, you can’t go wrong with their freshly created blooms. Their team also offer delivery services for the Tauranga region, so you can place an order on their website and have it delivered fresh to your door!

Even better, when you make a purchase with Daisy May, you’re supporting a local, family-owned business with a passion for making your home that much more beautiful. Keep an eye on their Instagram for their latest flower deliveries to brighten up your home this week.

Bella Rosa Floral 

Ngatai Road & Online

A beautifully decorated flower on a display at Bella Rosa store, a famous Tauranga-based florist.
One of Tauranga City’s most beloved designer florists is Bella Rosa Floral, tucked away in Cherrywood away from the hustle and bustle of the CBD. The lovely ladies here not only create some of the most gorgeous bouquets and arrangements, but they also curate special self-care and sweet treats and have stepped into the creative realm of floral resin tables to brighten up your home (some of which have been featured in the local UNO Magazine.)

If longevity is something you’re looking for, their dried flower wreaths, candle selection or corporate designs for regular fresh arrangements to keep your workplace looking bright and lively could be just the ticket. It is, of course, scientifically proven that flowers boost workplace morale! Find their latest designs and get in touch with the team via Facebook and let your eyes do the shopping. 

Cherrywood Florists

Cherrywood Dr. & Online

As you walk through the doors of Cherrywood Florists in Otumoetai, bright colours and gorgeous scents are what await you. Their bouquets are best recognised by the brightly coloured species that have been carefully curated to make stunning arrangements, gift boxes and vases just waiting to liven up your home.

Not only are you treating yourself to a gorgeous floral arrangement from their amazing selection of holiday and gift specials, but you’re also supporting a good cause, with regular donations made to local charities from their orders (for Mother’s Day, they’re supporting KidsCan!)

A quick visit online to check out their blog will give you tips and insights on styling your own flowers and how to keep them fresh for longer to thrive in your home. 

On My Hand

Online

A massive flower decoration from this very well-loved florist - On My Hand based in Tauranga.
If raving fans was a sign of popularity, On My Hand would be the winning florist in Tauranga, with many Tauranga locals as obsessed as we are with their work.

Their team specialise in event floral arrangements that will absolutely transform your next event; whether it’s a work celebration, end-of-year function, birthday, engagement—or even your wedding day.

From wreaths to garlands, bouquets and everything in between, it's all crafted in their home-based business in the heart of Tauranga, servicing all of the surrounding areas and beyond.

You may have seen some of their work featured in some of New Zealand’s biggest editorials including Homestyle Magazine and the Together Journal, and were the backdrop to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s visit to Te Papaiouru Marae in 2018.

On My Hand is one of the first places you’ll want to check out before you make a final decision on the florals for your next big shindig. 

Hand-Picked

Online 

Nothing sounds better than the pairing of petals and prosecco, and Hand-Picked in Tauranga is the only place you can sip a glass of bubbly while you learn about creating gorgeous floral arrangements for your home or next event.

For their team of expert florists, flowers are about bringing people together, whether it’s celebrating your big day, commemorating a loved one, or getting the girls together for one of their Tauranga-famous workshops.

Whether you’re after a tasteful pastel arrangement, something bright and vibrant to liven up a room, or a classic green and white bouquet, they’re sure to have something to add a pop to your home or event. A quick scroll through their Instagram will give you a sneak peek into the gorgeous modern-day floral styling and gifts they have on offer, and what keeps their loyal followers coming back for more.  

Everbloom Flower Studio 

Sunrise Avenue & Online

A florist displays two beautifully decorated bouquet of flowers at the famous Tauranga based Everbloom flower store.For florals that won’t break the bank, and will cater to all gifts and events, Everbloom Flower Studio is the place to visit in Mt Maunganui. They specialise in floral gift boxes for all occasions, with their most popular one being their gorgeous floral candle and chocolate gift box filled with divine florals, a luscious-scented candle and a Ferrero rocher for an extra sweet treat.

For something that will last the test of time, be sure to check out their dried floral arrangements, intricately lit glass domes, wreaths and resin letters to add an extra special something to any room or workspace. They’ve also got a wide selection of gift boxes for any occasion, to make that special someone feel extra special—even the lads with their BBQ Gift Hamper.

Honeysuckle Bespoke Wedding Florist

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A bride is seen holding a bouquet of flower from a Tauranga based florist.Here is where you’ll find your Instagrammable dreams when it comes to florals, and the experts at Honeysuckle Bespoke Wedding Florists know how to make your big day that little more beautiful. They describe their romantic florals as relaxed, for modern-day lovers, with arrangements that your guests won’t be able to take their eyes off.

Just a quick scroll through their social media will have you inspired with a beautiful take on the modern wedding, with carefully curated bouquets, arches, and statement pieces to brighten up your photos. Check out their blog for their latest wedding styles, and see why they’re the first choice for brides in Tauranga. 

Why not follow up your grand declaration with a trip to one of Tauranga's best restaurants?

Image credit: Roam Studio, Mini Petals Florist, Bella Rosa Floral, On My Hand, Everbloom Flower Studio, Honeysuckle Bespoke Wedding Florist. 

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