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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about our flowers 

What are preserved flowers? ​


Preserved flowers are real flowers that undergo a meticulous preservation process to maintain their natural beauty and freshness for an extended period. These blooms require minimal maintenance and retain their vibrant colors and soft texture.

How long do preserved flowers last?

With proper care, preserved flowers can last for several months to even years. Keeping them away from direct sunlight, water, and humid environments will help maintain their longevity


Are faux flowers realistic?


Our faux-artificial flowers are crafted with utmost attention to detail, making them remarkably realistic in appearance and texture. Our faux flower arrangements feature a wide variety of premium real touch, silk or velvet faux flowers They closely resemble fresh flowers and offer a long-lasting alternative.

Does our flower have scent? 


At Tales De Fleur, our dried, preserved, and faux flowers do not have a natural scent. The preservation process and the use of high-quality materials help retain the visual beauty and texture of the flowers without the need for any added fragrance. This aspect can be advantageous for individuals who prefer to enjoy the beauty of flowers without any strong scents or for environments where scents may not be suitable, such as hospitals.  While our flowers may not have a natural fragrance, they more than make up for it with their everlasting beauty and elegance, providing a stunning visual experience that lasts for a long time.

Why is the price of our preserved/ dried flower is higher than the cost of fresh flowers? 

The price of our preserved flower, dried flowers or faux flowers arrangements may be higher compared to fresh flowers due to several reasons:

  1. Highest Quality Selection: We pride ourselves on using only the finest and highest-quality preserved flowers. Each bloom is carefully chosen to ensure that it meets our stringent standards, resulting in an exquisite and visually stunning final product.

  2. Delicate Preservation Process: Preserving flowers is a meticulous and time-consuming process that requires skilled craftsmanship.

  3. Non-Toxic Preservation: To maintain the safety and integrity of preserved flowers, only non-toxic, cosmetic-grade chemicals are used during the preservation process.

  4. Global Sourcing: Our commitment to excellence extends beyond borders. We source our preserved flowers from reputable global suppliers to offer a diverse selection of top-tier blooms that cater to various preferences and styles.

  5. Imported to Adelaide: By importing these high-end quality dried/preserved flowers to Adelaide, we broaden the range of options available to our customers, ensuring that they can select from the finest selection of preserved and dried flowers worldwide.

The higher price of our preserved and dried flowers reflects the exceptional quality, intricate preservation process, and the use of non-toxic materials, resulting in stunning floral creations that stand the test of time. The investment is well worth the beauty and longevity our flowers bring to any occasion or space, compared to fresh flowers that can only last up to 2 weeks.

What occasions are our flowers suitable for?


Our flowers are perfect for a wide range of occasions, including weddings, anniversaries, birthdays, corporate events, home decor, and shop grand openings. They also make thoughtful gifts for your loved ones to cherish. Elevate home decor with luxurious, artistic floral arrangements that offer enduring beauty year-round, perfect for dream home makeovers and memorable housewarming gifts. Whether you're celebrating a special milestone or enhancing your living space, our bespoke creations add a touch of elegance and charm to any occasion.


Are preserved/dried flowers environmentally friendly?


Yes, preserved flowers and dried flowers are an eco-friendly alternative to fresh flowers. As they require no water and have a longer lifespan, they contribute to reducing waste and environmental impact.

My preserved flower arrangement has become dried and crispy, why does it happen?

Preseved Flowers' petals will become dry when they are exposed to a dry environment (heater or other heat radiation system). Hot and dry wind dehydrate the preserved flowers

Can I remove the flowers from the vase/ box?

Please keep your arrangement in its vase or box. They are designed to stay there to ensure their longevity; removing them could damage or shorten their lifespan.

How do I care for my flower arrangement?

Upon purchase, you will receive detailed care instructions to help you maintain the beauty of your flowers. Following these guidelines will ensure your arrangement stays enchanting for as long as possible.

Do we offer delivery services in Adelaide?


Yes, we provide reliable delivery services to ensure your floral arrangements reach you or your recipient in perfect condition. We deliver flowers every day, including weekends around Adelaide areas.


Do we offer delivery services Australia-wide?


Interstate shipping is available for Faux flower arrangement. Please enquire with us (08) 7006 3845.


Can I visit your shop in person?


Certainly! We welcome you to visit our boutique in Adelaide to explore our wide selection of dried, preserved, and faux flowers. Our friendly team will be delighted to assist you.

Can I request a custom-made arrangement?

Absolutely! We take pride in creating bespoke floral arrangements tailored to your preferences and requirements. Our team will work closely with you to design a unique piece that suits your style and occasion. Whether you're looking for a housewarming gift, a stunning dining table centerpiece, elegant hallway decor, or exquisite wedding flowers, we are here to bring your vision to life. Get in touch with us to discuss your ideas and let us create something truly special for you.

We are more than happy to assist you with customising our products (i.e. colour) to suit your needs. Let us know which items are the most similar to what you are after so we can start your custom order, based on the description of alteration to an existing design.

Any additional fee will be stated prior to proceeding with the design process. 

Feel free to reach out to us if you have any other questions or need further assistance. We look forward to creating a memorable floral experience for you!

Shop 2/ 100 King William Road, Goodwood, South Australia 5034

Phone: (08) 7006 3845


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