Flowers inspiring our Architecture

Flowers inspiring our Architecture

Nature has always shaped the way we think about design. We revert back to our natural surroundings to inspire the structures we inhabit. Flowers, blooms of thriving plant life. We can use flowers in our home to complement our decor or to decorate our gardens. Flowers give a much needed sense of liveliness to any space. […]

Say "I'm Sorry" with a Flower Bouquet

Say "I'm Sorry" with a Flower Bouquet

So you screwed up again, and now you’re back in the dog house. You know that she usually holds a grudge and will keep bringing this up for at least a month. You need to come up with a game plan and fast. Think! What haven’t you done for her lately? “Love is like a beautiful […]

Selecting and Caring for your Poinsettia

Selecting and Caring for your Poinsettia

Selecting your Poinsettia Poinsettia seeds can be challenging to find, so if you are planning to buy a grown Poinsettia you will need to choose wisely. Keep in mind that the Poinsettia you choose has to have dark green foliage. If the Poinsettia is low or has damaged leaves it indicates poor handling or fertilization, […]

Why Are Poinsettias So Popular?

Why Are Poinsettias So Popular?

Poinsettias (Euphorbia pulcherrima) are one of the most popular and symbolic holiday season decorations. They can be seen all over the world for different occasions and bear many names. The history behind the origins of the poinsettia is as warming as the holidays. Normally, caring for this plant is laborious. Making certain it stays alive […]

Christmas: The Most Popular Floral Holiday

Christmas: The Most Popular Floral Holiday

Most people believe the most important floral holidays are Mother’s Day and Valentine’s Day. Surprisingly, Mother’s Day accounts for 25% of yearly floral purchases, Valentine’s Day is also 25%, and Christmas/Chanukah is a time when 30% of annual floral buying occurs! Let’s find out why… Who are people buying flowers for? For the most part, […]

Recommended Thanksgiving Flower Bouquets

Recommended Thanksgiving Flower Bouquets

Since 1863, we have established a day acknowledging our great appreciation of life. Every year on the last Thursday of November, we take the time to be with our family, friends and loved ones. This is accomplished by a festive meal of turkey, stuffing, cranberries and all the delicious food we are all looking forward to […]

Cut Flower Types of Asia

Cut Flower Types of Asia

Curious about the different flower types grown in Asia that are used by florists every day? Every flower described has an image, Victorian meaning, season, and place of origin. Flower Name: Blue Hydrangea Victorian Significance: Constancy Season of Appearance: Summer Place of Origin: North America and Japan Flower Name: Gerbera Daisy Victorian Significance: Cheerfulness Season of Appearance: […]

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