The holidays are here, which means it's time for parties. Instead of trying to put together your own flower arrangements for the tables and garlands for the entryways, why not hire a professional? Here are some South Bay florists.
Rolling Hills Flower Mart
231 Vista Del Mar, Redondo Beach; 310-540-3333
has been a staple of the South Bay flower business for more than 16 years. The company does flowers, including fresh-cut bouquets, for all sorts of events—weddings, funerals and holiday parties, among others. The recently opened design studio in Redondo Beach also sells orchids.
Lily Pad Floral Design
901 Hermosa Ave., Hermosa Beach; 310-376-2539
prides itself on being voted "Best Florist" in the South Bay four times. The company, which offers floral arrangements for weddings and receptions as well as individual pieces, will also deliver its flowers.
51 Malaga Cove Plaza, Palos Verdes Estates; 310-378-0013
1805 S. Catalina Ave., Redondo Beach
810 Silver Spur Road, Rolling Hills Estates
Despite the fact that Yellow Vase closed its Redondo Beach floral design studio in the fall, the company still offers unique flower arrangements at its three South Bay cafes in Palos Verdes Estates, and , according to its website. While you're there, grab a cupcake at the bakery.
Deep Roots Garden Center and Flower Shop
207 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Manhattan Beach; 310-376-0567
Not only is a go-to place for gardening needs, it's also a floral design service for any occasion. The company offers hand delivery for its flower arrangements, and it will install trees, wreaths, garlands and ornaments for your home, holiday and office parties.