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The Beauty of Flowers

We fell in love with this beautiful video of flowers in bloom, and just had to share it with you. We feel pretty lucky that we get to spend our days around flowers, unpacking them when they first arrive; cutting them and placing them in buckets of water; and watching as they slowly unfold. This [...]

By | 2017-04-25T16:46:05+00:00 June 12th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Bridal Bouquet Styles: Tropical Flowers

Tropical flowers have such stunning shapes and bold colors that that simple bouquet designs show them off best. Try to upstage an anthurium or orchid with a complicated assemblage of many varieties of blooms and in the end you’ll wish you had left well enough alone. Case in point: a cluster of dendrobium orchids (pictured [...]

By | 2017-04-25T16:46:06+00:00 May 12th, 2014|Blog|8 Comments

Premium Fall Flowers

Our shop rarely carries carnations or mums. Our year-round staples are roses (in scores of varieties), hydrangeas, lilies, tropicals and seasonal offerings that come from local growers.  While we’ve taken pride in avoiding “cheap” flowers like carnations and mums (except for special orders), I’ve always gotten confused come fall. The fact is, mums are traditional [...]

By | 2017-04-25T16:46:56+00:00 September 9th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

The Life of Flowers

We fell in love with this beautiful video of flowers in bloom, and just had to share it with you. We feel pretty lucky that we get to spend our days around flowers, unpacking them when they first arrive; cutting them and placing them in buckets of water; and watching as they slowly unfold. This [...]

By | 2017-04-26T20:40:09+00:00 January 20th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

72 Roses, Count ‘Em!

We all have different gifts, and one of Ken Linger's is making stunning rose arrangements. If you think making an arrangement of 72 roses is easy, think again! Ken created this design earlier today for a customer who places a rose arrangement on the alter of his wife's shrine each year to commemorate her birthday. [...]

By | 2012-02-17T20:13:51+00:00 February 17th, 2012|Blog|3 Comments

Suiting Up For Valentine’s Day

It is a very exciting time of year!! We barely have a moment to catch our breath between phone calls because our customers are ordering for the big V. I have to take a moment to tell you about our roses. They are nothing short of amazing. As usual, they are the 'Her Majesty' variety, [...]

By | 2012-02-08T22:53:10+00:00 February 8th, 2012|Blog|0 Comments