Unique, Fun, and Slightly Odd Flowers

Different and eye-catching blooms are becoming more and more popular for floral arrangements, and wedding flowers in particular. They help to add a bit of personality to a bouquet or centerpiece, and can be the perfect touch on your arrangement. It’s truly amazing, the wide variety of flowers and plants that can be used for … Continued

Allium: Flower of the Week

This week’s flower, Allium, is one that is better known for being grown by gardeners than being used in floral arrangements. It continues to become more and more popular for both gardening and floral designing, for its unique color and shape. The Allium is actually in the same plant family as onions and garlic, and … Continued

Our Flower Arrangements

During the cold and gray Winter months, a flower arrangement or bouquet can be one of the best ways to cheer up your home or office. It’s the perfect way to show a friend that you’re thinking about them, or a special treat for yourself. Floral arrangements make great hostess gifts, or add the perfect … Continued

Cabbage Rose: Flower of the Week

Cabbage Roses are full, textured, soft-smelling roses that are less commonly known than similar flowers. They are used frequently in floral design, but are grown mainly for their scent, which is used in perfumes, and stronger and sweeter than typical roses. They are more expensive than regular roses, but provide something more unique. Cabbage Roses … Continued

Pink Stargazer Lily: Flower of the Week

In 1978, the American lily grower, Leslie Woodruff, introduced the Stargazer Lily to the world. He named it the ‘Stargazer Lily’ because the flowers pointed towards the sky. His flowers became an instant sensation, because of their large blooms, vivid colors, and distinct shape. Since then, the Stargazer Lily has remained popular, being used for … Continued

Wedding Ideas: Bouquets

Your wedding bouquet is going to be the center of your wedding flowers, and it needs to be what ties your wedding venue and decorations to your dress and style. Like your ceremony flowers, your venue, season, and budget all will play a part in your bouquets. However, there are things such as your body … Continued

Carnation: Flower of the Week

Carnations are flowers that are very common and can be used in almost any type of arrangement. They are usually paired with other common flowers such as roses or daisies (as shown above). Because carnations are common, come in a wide variety of colors, and have a long life after being cut, they are affordable … Continued

Happy New Year!

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