A Different Kind of Flower Shop

Stephanie’s specializes in the creative, chic, and unusual. Floral designs range from classic elegance to funky and over the top! Stephanie incorporates herbs, berries, fruits, feathers and ribbons. Containers are frequently vintage finds, teapots and crystal compotes.

Weddings are a specialty, and no affair is too large or too small. Weddings can be done in the entire Mid-Atlantic area. Delivery in the Poolesville area, including Barnesville, Dickerson and Beallsville is free, and for a small charge delivery can be made to all parts of Montgomery and Frederick Counties, MD and most of Northern Virginia and Washington DC.

We Do Fabulous Weddings for All Budgets!

Thank you to all my Fellow Flower People💫

“Many eyes go through the meadow, but few see the flowers in it.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

We want to thank all of our fellow flower people and beautiful brides by nominating Stephanie for ‘Couple’s Choice Awards’ through Wedding Wire for many so years! Cheers to my flower people community 🥂

Read all of Stephanie’s wonderful Wedding Wire Reviews View reviews

Homecoming, Prom, Weddings ❃ Any Special Events

“Happiness radiates like the fragrance from a flower and draws all good things towards you. ~Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

Let Stephanie add some brightness & wonderful smelling flowers to any of your special events or milestones ⤸

Autumn Boutonniere
Boutonnieres for days….
Holiday Corsage & Boutonniere
A perfect corsage for a ballet recital
Lovely springtime boutonniere
Beautiful corsage and matching boutonniere (below) full of blues and purples

Contact Us ☎️

If you have a garden and a library [and a furry friend], you have everything you need.”

Marcus Tullius Cicerso
Meet Stephanie’s (2 of the 3) Flower Shop Kitties: Our ex-barn kitty, Gorilla (top), the sweetest old man purr-machine & Chloe, the Queen of the flower shop!

Hours: Wednesday-Saturday, 10:30 am-5:30 pm – but, someone at the Egly household will usually be home & available to help out on the days we are closed

Phone Number: (301) 349-4050 – please leave a voicemail if Stephanie is unavailable to answer your call

Email: Stephaniessecretgarden@gmail.com

Address: Willow Pond Farm at 15115 Mount Nebo Road, Poolesville MD, 20837

Stephanie’s tiniest model: Meet Miss Flower, our adorable Shih Tzu 🙂

Please Follow Stephanie on Facebook at ‘Stephanie’s Secret Garden Flower Shop’ or follow her on Instagram @stephsecgard

When you stop by you can say ‘hello’ to Stephanie’s most loyal customers! Miss Flower, the Shihtzu, and Mr. Laddie, our shephard mix!

Flower Family

Flowers might as well be blood running through our veins ⇻ Stephanie’s talented son, Sidney, opened and operates his own ‘Certified Naturally Grown’ flower farm specializing in growing unique & uncommon flowers. Sid’s flower garden is conveniently located at the same farm as Stephanie’s Flower Shop.

“Love is the flower you’ve got to let grow.” – John Lennon

Sidney in his element !

Jessica, Stephanie’s (one of three) daughters, is an amazingly talented pastry chef! She graduated from L’Academie de Cuisine with her Pastry of Arts Certification and specializes in custom cakes, cupcakes, cake pops or anything else your heart (or stomach) desire.

To see more of their unique & beautiful flower and pastry creations ↬ Follow Sidney on Instagram @gypsyrooted and Jessie @_jessweets_ or take a peek at their website: www.gypsyflowerfarm.com and www.cakesbyjessweets.com

Anytime Fl❃wers

“Flowers always make people better, happier and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul.”

Luther Burbank
Autumn Vibes!
Dahlias, Viburnum, Bittersweet & Roses in a vintage silver pitcher
Purples, pinks, and reds, oh my!

Make someone’s day that much more special or simply brighten up your own by giving Stephanie a ring or stop by her shop to grab a bunch of freshly picked flowers or an arrangement of lovely seasonal flora. Stephanie’s Secret Garden Flower Shop is here for any reason, and day flowers 🌸

I Do♡

“You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” – Dr. Seuss

Weddings are a specialty, and no affair is too large or small. Weddings can be done in the entire Mid Atlantic area: Our wedding flowers have adorned weddings from Baltimore’s Inner Harbor down to farms and vineyards in Fauquier County, Virginia. Bridal consultations are done at no charge with appointments made at the bride’s convenience. For brides who have chosen to use Stephanie’s flowers samples of the bridal and bridesmaid’s bouquets, as well as centerpieces are provided at no cost. 

Sneak peeks of past lovely weddings by Stephanie ⤸

Wedding held at Strong Mansion, Sugarloaf Mountain
Wedding held at Rocklands Farm Winery
Autumn Wedding held at Rocklands Farm Winery
Gorgeous wedding at ‘Woodend Sanctuary & Mansion’
Flower crowns & Baby breath’s bouquet for the flower girls!
Beautiful Sunflower bouquet for a beautiful bride!
Captured by:Amanda Summers Photography

Flower W❀rkshops

Happiness held is the seed; Happiness shared is the flower.”

John Harrigan

Future Workshops: A Wreaths-Swags-Garlands Workshop & A Christmas Floral Workshop⇟


When: Wednesday, December 11th @ 6:30pm – currently FILLED, so we are offering a second date ↬ Thursday, December 5th @ 6:30pm

Where: Stephanie’s Secret Garden Flower Shop at 15115 Mount Nebo Road, Poolesville

Details: Nothing smells better than fresh evergreens! Join us to make your own wreath, or create a garland or swag to adorn your doors or staircase or how about a garland as a table runner?
We’re serving a light dinner and providing cozy drinks and vino, and all the greens and materials you’ll need. If you have special ornaments or a ribbon you love bring it with you—but we’ll have plenty of them here!

Cost: $80.00 & includes everything you’ll need plus food and vino

FYI: Our Dec. 11th Workshop is currently filled, but we still have openings for our December 5th Workshop – Please call or message Stephanie to reserve your spot now ✌️

Christmas Floral🎄Workshop

When: Saturday, December 21st @ 1-4pm

Where: Stephanie’s Secret Garden Flower Shop at 15115 Mount Nebo Road, Poolesville, MD

Details: Our Thanksgiving Workshop was so much fun that we’re doing an encore for Christmas and Hanukkah floral designs. Make one for yourself, or gift it to someone special – Enjoy the company of kindred spirits, lunch, bubbly to drink, sweets by JesSweets, and of course lots of fresh flowers and evergreens!

Cost: $75.oo & includes everything you’ll need plus light fare and bubbly

Space is limited, so please call or message Stephanie to reserve your spot

Stay tuned for FUTURE flower workshopS! In the mean time enjoy some candids of past workshops ⤵

Thanksgiving Flower Workshop 2019
Christmas Floral Workshop 2018
Flower Crown Workshops!
Autumn & Winter Wreath Workshops
Floral Vessel Creations
Succulents Galore Workshop

Autumn ❂ Vibes

One of our several barn kitties taking a wee snooze in a flower box

“Autumn shows us how beautiful it is to let things go”


“How beautifully leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.

John Burrows

I feel lucky to be a Marylander. We’re fortunate to see the seasons bleed into one another while our landscape gradually shifts around us. Trees grow obese with succulent emerald leaves as wild weeds creep, hug and swallow their neighbors in an evergreen climbing ivy, that creates a jungle suburbia that line our rural roads.

The Summer sun yawns, tired and desperate to cling to the hot heavy air, but eventually succumbs, tucking herself into a deep sleep within the Maryland horizon. Sighing deeply, with the Earth breathing steadily around her, she saturates the grass in a quilt of evening dew. She wakes and spreads her yellow rays, which zigzag and pierce through openings in black-out curtains, shyly casting elongated geometrical shapes that creep up bedroom walls, beckoning us to rise and shine.

The air now grows drier, chillier, yet somehow sweeter. Burnt orange and mustard yellow leaves prepare to float in their traditional dance of scatter and fall. Before we know it, leaves will crunch beneath our boots and branches will thin into emaciated scarecrow-like arms who long for a fine blanket of snow. It’s always the time of the season.

Get outside and fill those lungs deep with that freshly chilled air. Try, try, try to focus on the now, while enjoying all the little beautiful things this season has to offer us; maybe then eventually the rest will fall into place.

Stephanie and her Secret Garden Flower Shop is here to enhance and revivify these autumn days of our extraordinary, ordinary lives with fresh cuttings of the most magnificent flora Mother Nature has to offer this season.