roses and romance

Roses have always been associated with romance ” My love is like a red, red rose…”
We have the luxury of so many colours available all year round, with imports from all over the world. One of my favourites is Memory Lane – a vintage pink, long-lasting rose that opens beautifully. If you have a particular colour rose you’d like to send, give us a call on 020 7831 6776 or mobile 07932 052411 or email


Say Happy New Year with flowers!


Happy New Year to all our clients! It’s so lovely to be back, amongst the flowers after a ten day break.
Thanks to advanced growing methods, there are many flowers now available at this time of year. One of my favourites is the clematis, dainty and long-lasting, that looks great with the traditional winter flowers – anemones, ranunculae and tulips, as well as the narcissus family and hellebores.

Give us a call and help ease someone into this new year with a beautiful bouquet! Call us on 020 7831 6776 or email

Christmas at Stems



For those last minute Christmas gifts, send flowers. We deliver to Holborn free of charge, and we also deliver to Mayfair, W1, WC2, and the city. We are open until Friday 23rd. December for deliveries.

We wish all our clients a very Happy Christmas and New Year.

Call us on 020 7831 6776, or email


hygge, flowers
Hyggliga blommor

You see the word Hygge in every magazine & paper at the moment. Like a well kept secret for too long, the Scandinavian love of everything natural & simple has arrived in the UK.
I trained as a florist in Sweden in the 80’s, and was touched by the Scandinavians’ great appreciation of flowers & all things natural. I was lucky enough to study at a residential college by the banks of a lake in Dalarna. We could go out foraging in the mornings for things to use in our displays.
I once went on a tandem cycling holiday on the pretty island of Gotland, and saw the most stunning array of daisies, cornflowers and poppies all over the lush green fields.
I have been far north in Scandinavia, with minus 40 temperature, and experienced the majestic, snow-covered fir trees with birches in their shade.

The winter months are long and dark in Scandinavia, and I think that’s why the arrival of spring and summer are met with such reverence.
We always have a selection of natural cones, twigs, mosses and foliage at Stems – especially at Christmas. Come & visit us, or phone 020 7831 6776. You can also email