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1405 Post Road
Darien, CT 06820
Store Hours
10:00 AM To 5:00 PM
8:00 AM To 5:00 PM
8:00 AM To 5:00 PM
8:00 AM To 5:00 PM
8:00 AM To 5:00 PM
8:00 AM To 5:00 PM
8:00 AM To 5:00 PM

About Us

Nielsen's Florist Garden Shop proudly serves the Darien, Connecticut area. We are family owned and operated, and are committed to offering only the finest floral arrangements and gifts, backed by service that is friendly and prompt. Because all of our customers are important, our professional staff is dedicated to making your experience a pleasant one. That is why we always go the extra mile to make your floral gift perfect.

Let Nielsen's Florist and Garden Shop be your first choice for flowers.




Nielsen's Florist

1405 Post Road

Darien,CT 06820

Store Hours:

Our shop hours are:

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sundays.

To help assure on-time delivery during the busy holiday season, place your order at least 1 day prior to the following major holidays: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day, Valentine's Day, Easter, Administrative Professionals Week, Mother's Day, Memorial Day, Father's Day, Independence Day and Labor Day.

Our shop will always be closed on the following holidays: Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day.

Contact Information

If you have any questions or need more information, please email us at or contact us directly at (203) 655-2541. We're always here to serve you and make your flower-sending experience a pleasure.



Payment Options

We accept the following payment methods:
American Express



Specialty Services

We specialize in the following services:

  • Large inventory of fresh flowers
  • Tropicals
  • Plants
  • European/dish gardens
  • Contemporary and traditional arrangements
  • High-style floral arrangements
  • Silk arrangements
  • Dried floral arrangements
  • Weddings
  • Funeral designs
  • Extensive gift line
  • Gourmet and fruit baskets
  • Gift baskets
  • Greeting cards
  • Candles



Returns Policy

Nielsen's strives to make every customer happy. Should you be dissatisfied with your purchase, our return policy is as follows: Return of purchases made with a credit or debit card can be accepted with or without a receipt for up to 30 days. Any returns made after 30 days and up to 180 days from the original date of purchase will be given a store credit.

Please be aware, cash or check purchases will not be accepted without a receipt.

Exceptions: Live plants can be returned up to 14 days with a receipt for any reason. However, we will not be able to accept returns for plants that have been out of our care for over 14 days. Store credit will not be given on returns for live plants. Our flowers are guaranteed for 7 days. Please contact us within 7 days if you are dissatisfied. Sale items. Any discounted items are final sale; returns will not be accepted for any sale items. Trees or shrubs purchased and planted by the customer are guaranteed for one year and can be replaced once at half the cost. If we have planted the trees or shrubs for you, we will replace them at no cost to you. We do not guarantee our pots against frost. Container garden plants are not guaranteed for any length of time due to the many variables involved in planting. However, if you choose to use our maintenance program, we will replace any plants as needed at no cost. Earrings cannot be returned at any time, for any reason. This is in accordance with state law.

Nielsen's reserves the right to use our discretion on any returned items.



Areas Served

Our shop serves the following areas in Connecticut: Darien, Stamford, Norwalk and New Canaan. (For same day orders to Stamford, Norwalk or New Canaan, please order by 11:00 a.m.)

We also deliver to the following facilities: Ambassador Funeral Home Inc Baker Funeral Svc Bouton & Reynolds Funeral Home Broad River Homes Carlson Residence Casinelli & Vitti Funeral Home Centennial House Collins Funeral Home Courtland Garden Ctr Courtland Gardens Health Ctr Downer Funeral Home Downer Funeral Home Inc Edgehill-A Senior Community Edward Lawrence Funeral Home Fable Funeral Home Bosak Funeral Home Harboursite Senior Facility Homestead Health Care Ctr Honey Hill Care Ctr Housing Authority Hoyt F Funeral Home Inc Kingsway Apartments-Senior Lacerenza Funeral Home Inc Laura Raymond Homes Leo P Gallagher & Son Funeral Magner Funeral Home Inc Mediplex Home Health Care New Canaan Inn Nicholas F Cognetta Funeral Hm Norwalk Hospital Notre Dame Convalescent Home Queen Of The Clergy Raymond Community Funeral Hm Rehabilitation Center Of SW Ct Smith House Health Care Ctr St Camillus Health Ctr St Joseph's Family Life Ctr Stamford Cross Rd Residences Stamford Hospital Stony Brook Court Sunrise Assisted Living Tully Health Ctr Visiting Nurse/Hspc Cr SW Ct Waveny Care Ctr Westfield Court William & Sally Tandet Ctr



Delivery Policy

A local delivery fee of will be added to each order, for each address. (For deliveries outside our local delivery area, this fee may vary.)

U.S. orders must be received before 12:00 noon in the recipient's time zone to assure same-day delivery. Orders received after that time will be delivered the following day.

We will do our best to accommodate deliveries at specific times of day, but we cannot guarantee it.

Delivery of orders to rural route addresses or cemeteries cannot be guaranteed.

We will be happy to accept your international orders if you call our shop directly. We are unable to accept international orders over the Internet.



Substitution Policy

Occasionally, substitutions may be necessary to create your bouquet due to the availability of certain flowers in various parts of the country. Care is taken to maintain the style, theme and color scheme of the arrangement, using flowers of equal value.

Additionally, the substitution of certain keepsake items may be necessary due to increased demand, especially during major holidays. In single-flower arrangements, such as an all rose bouquet, or orchids, we will make every attempt to match the flower type, but may substitute with another color.



Privacy Policy

This privacy statement has been created in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to protecting customer privacy.

Information We Collect

If you open an account on our site or make a purchase, we need your contact information including your name, e-mail address and mailing address to complete your transaction.

When you visit our website, we also collect some basic information that does not identify individual users. We use this information to determine our users demographics and interests, so that we can better understand and serve our users.


Cookies are small files which store certain information about your activity on the website and are stored on your computers hard drive. Our cookies do not contain any personally identifying information. We use cookies to let us know that you are a prior customer, so that you dont have to reenter information you gave us on your prior visits. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but most allow you to instruct your browser to prevent the use of cookies. However, if you disable cookies, you will not be able to use certain features of this website.

Our Use and Disclosure of Your Information

When opening an account or making a purchase, you have an opportunity to opt-in or opt-out from receiving emails from us. If you opt-in to receive information from us, we may use your purchase history, contact information and other registration information to provide you with more relevant information and email content. We may send emails to our users regarding changes in our services or other information we believe will be of interest to our users. If you prefer not to receive these emails, you can send us an email with the subject line no emails or reply to our email with the subject line no emails.

If you send us personal correspondence, such as emails or letters, or if other users or third parties send us correspondence about your activities on our site, we may collect such information. We may use that information and other information that we obtain from your use of our site to resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems and enforce our agreement for Terms of Use.

We may share aggregate statistics about our sales, traffic patterns and related site information with other businesses, but these statistics will include no personally identifying information.

We may share your information with Teleflora and other reputable vendors for the purpose of sending out special offers via email and/ or in connection with the services provided by our site such as the delivery of flowers. Your information will not be shared for any other purpose and will be kept secured.

We cannot ensure that all of your private communications and other personally identifiable information will never be disclosed in ways not otherwise described in this Privacy Statement. For example, we may be required to disclose information to the government or third parties under certain circumstances, or third parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications. We can (and you authorize us to) disclose any information about you to law enforcement or other government officials as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringements, or other activity that may be illegal or may expose us to legal liability.


This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.

All user credit card information is securely communicated using secure socket layer (SSL) software, which is the industry standard and among the best software available for secure commerce transactions.

All user information stored on our server is stored in an encrypted format. Notwithstanding these efforts, we caution you that perfect security does not exist on the Internet.

Linked Sites

If this site contains any links to other websites, we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.

Changes to Privacy Statement; Consent

We may update this Privacy Statement from time to time. You should check this page periodically for changes. By using our site, you consent to the collection and use of your information by us as described in this Privacy Statement.

Questions and Comments

We welcome your questions and comments about this Privacy Statement.