Go wild at these jungle-like floral shops
Click on the name of any of the shops below to find out more about the store’s flora selection.
Shown above: Dynasty.
Crown Flora Studio
1233 Queen St W
No hip Parkdale home is complete without a terrarium or fiddle-leaf fig tree. Thankfully, both are on offer at this neighbourhood boutique.
1086 ½ Queen St W
With Chinese evergreens and elephant ear plants galore, this exotic plant emporium effectively condenses the Allan Gardens Conservatory into a cozy Queen West storefront.
364 King St E
No matter how green your thumbs are, the pros at this shrub shop have a sansevieria or watermelon peperomia suited to your skill level.
10011 Hwy 48, Markham
While this family-run nursery boasts an extensive selection of tropical houseplants and succulents, Kim’s is perhaps best known for its bonsai.
4000 Eglinton Ave W
Every day is Earth Day at Etobicoke’s sprawling garden centre, where popular offerings include weeping figs that improve air quality.
1640 Dupont St
Filled with hanging air plants and eclectic, handmade pots, this blissful Junction store is a testament to the power of horticultural therapy.
Originally published in Issue 3, 2016 as Shop Here: Specialty Floral Shops.