About Us

Helen Olivia Flowers is a high end retail florist serving the greater Washington, DC metropolitan area. We are known throughout the region for our stunning floral arrangements, creatively composed in Helen Olivia’s unique signature style. Helen Olivia uses only the finest, highest quality flowers in its arrangements. We are, above all, committed to delighting our customers.


Established in 2005, Helen Olivia Flowers was named for the grandmothers of the shop’s original owners, Craig and Marianne Raub.  Today, the shop is owned and operated by Charles and Rachel Gang, husband and wife, who are dedicated to maintaining and building upon the sterling standards of quality and sophistication established by the store’s founders.


Helen Olivia is located in Alexandria, Virginia where it contributes to a thriving community of small businesses. Our clients enjoy the small town feel of our store. Please stop in and see for yourself!  While you are here, browse through our displays, watch our talented designers at work, or sign up for one of our many floral design workshops.


We currently deliver to Alexandria, Arlington, Bethesda, Falls Church, Great Falls, McLean, Potomac, and Washington, DC. 


Please call 703.548.2848, order directly from our website, or visit us at our convenient location, 1519 Leslie Avenue, Alexandria VA 22301.


We look forward to seeing you!



      Monday         8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
         Tuesday           8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
         Wednesday     8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
         Thursday         8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
         Friday             8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
         Saturday         By Appointment
         Sunday           By Appointment