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Wedding Flowers for National Wedding Month

February is National Wedding Month. It was enacted to call attention to the importance and value of getting married, celebrating love and the special bond that comes from relationships. It makes sense that the month out of the year that includes Valentine's Day would be selected for this celebration. We are proud to offer a comprehensive service for wedding flowers to ensure that everything about your wedding day is perfect and memorable as it should be. We've been working with brides in the San Diego area for decades, offering a talented floral design team, service-oriented events and wedding consultant staff, and fresh, premium, well-valued wedding flower selection. Our San Diego flower locations are here to serve you. You'll get a free consultation to see how we work with you from start all the way through your wedding day to give you exactly what you want and within your budget.  One of the best things we can recommend doing before you come into our San Diego flower shop for your free wedding flower consultation is to check out our website and the online portfolio gallery. Here, you can see what we have done for other weddings. Plus, you'll get a better

February 16th, 2018|Categories: Weddings|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Wedding Flowers for National Wedding Month

Visit Our Liberty Public Market Location to Pickup Valentine’s Flowers & Gifts

Valentine's Day is on February 14th, which means it's only a few days away. Don't worry because there is still time to pick up some beautiful flowers and gifts for your sweetheart, including our exclusive roses in an array of colors and quantities. With value, quality, and service in mind, there are many types of Valentine's Day flower arrangements and bouquets to choose from. Also, we have put together some wonderful Valentine's Day packages that provide a way to gift your special someone with a few special items.  For example, our Sweetheart Package includes either one or two dozen long-stem Ecuadorian roses and stargazer lilies as well as an eight-piece box of locally made chocolates. There's also a Valentine's Day Mylar balloon. Besides roses, we have numerous other beautiful flowers and floral designs to choose from, including those made with lilies, hydrangea, tulips, and other gorgeous stems in a rainbow selection of colors. You can also opt for flowering plants, green plants, or a gift basket. Tulips have arrived, which are another one of our most asked for flowers. We have a range of colors to choose from as well as different quantities to fit your gift size and budget.

February 11th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Visit Our Liberty Public Market Location to Pickup Valentine’s Flowers & Gifts

More Valentine’s Day Flowers Delivered on Monday This Year

You might wonder why more Valentine's Day flowers will be delivered on Monday over Wednesday, February 14th. Well, that's because many of you romantics out there have a week of surprises and gifts planned for your sweethearts. Still others may recognize that their significant others will be the envy of the office when their over-the-top flower arrangement for Valentine's Day arrives early in the office and everyone else gets to admire it for two days longer than the ones they receive. Here are some beautiful Valentine's Day bouquets that your sweetheart can enjoy all week long from our Valentine's Day collection: BOLD & BEAUTIFUL This gorgeous bouquet for Valentine's Day contains pink roses, stargazer lilies, purple stock, and greenery accents. ROMANCE AND ROSES If your sweetheart loves roses, then this flower arrangement is perfect. It combines red, pink and fuchsia roses along with greenery in a vase. You can choose the size with 12, 18 or 24 roses. CRAZY FOR YOU It's a stunning bouquet of roses, stargazer lilies, and white hydrangea and snapdragons. This is a large flower arrangement that offers many premium flowers in one beautiful package. ROSES AND GERBERA DAISIES BOUQUET The Roses and Daisy Bouquet is a beautiful way

February 5th, 2018|Categories: Valentine's Day|Tags: |Comments Off on More Valentine’s Day Flowers Delivered on Monday This Year

Flowers are the Most-Beloved Valentine’s Day Gift

Valentine's Day arrives on February 14th. You are most likely already thinking about what to buy and plan for that special someone in your life. Don't be quick to dismiss Valentine's Day flowers just because it seems like everyone does it. There's a reason everyone gives flowers -- they are one of the most beloved gifts to receive. Their beauty says so much about how you feel for another person. Roses While the most traditional Valentine's Day flower, roses continue to be our top seller for this special day of love. We have premium, long-stem roses in a multitude of colors and hues. For example, passion is a luxury Valentine's Day arrangement that includes dozens of 24-inch premium long-stem roses in shades of pink and red along with white hydrangea, in a clear glass 14-inch bullet vase. You can order any quantity of Valentine's Day roses as well as other flower arrangements that include other types of flowers, such as orchids, irises, hydrangea, carnations, and more. Other Valentine's Day Bouquets We're excited to announce that we also have tulips just in time for Valentine's Day. We know that many of our customers love tulips just as much, if not more, than

January 28th, 2018|Categories: Valentine's Day|Comments Off on Flowers are the Most-Beloved Valentine’s Day Gift

Time to Start Shopping for Your Sweetheart

Valentine's Day is now less than four weeks away. And, since there are so many people who take this special holiday of love so seriously, you'll want to start shopping now for the perfect gifts that express your love. And, we can help at any of our San Diego flower shops and through our website. This is one of the busiest times of year for us so we're prepared. We've got our new Valentine's Day collection already available online and on display in our San Diego florist locations. Here's a sneak peek at what we have waiting for your sweetheart no matter what their preference or your budget may be: ROMANCE AND ROSES This stunning romantic flower arrangement features red, pink, and fuchsia roses along with greenery in a clear glass vase. You can choose from three sizes that offer 12, 18, or 24 roses. MOOD FOR LOVE This floral arrangement is one of our most popular displays across all of our San Diego flower shops. It is filled with premium flowers, including red roses, hot pink spray roses, cymbidium orchids, succulents and more. SAN DIEGO VALENTINE Roses are a popular choice for Valentine's Day, and this one gives you

January 18th, 2018|Categories: Valentine's Day|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Time to Start Shopping for Your Sweetheart

Caring For Your Plants on Houseplant Appreciation Day and Every Day After That

Today, January 10th, is Houseplant Appreciation Day. This special day was created to generate awareness and appreciation for one of nature's beautiful and beneficial gifts. If you have houseplants now or are thinking of getting some, this is an opportune time to learn about how to take care of them to ensure they last for years to come. Although houseplants are generally low maintenance, there are some specific things you need to do to keep them healthy like these houseplant care tips: Since it's winter time now, it's a good idea to focus on this season's care (however, we are lucky to live in San Diego where it doesn't necessarily get that cold!). Make plenty of room in your home to give your houseplants what they deserve. This means plenty of indirect light that allows them to feed on the sunshine. You can think about putting some in hanging baskets or on shelves in front of certain windows that attract the sunlight. Also important in the winter as they are all year round are temperature and humidity levels for your houseplants. Don't put your houseplants near a drafty window or any type of heating vent. This can cause your plants

January 10th, 2018|Categories: Plants|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Caring For Your Plants on Houseplant Appreciation Day and Every Day After That

Flowers to Say Thanks

After the holidays, it's time to start a new year and focus on showing more appreciation to those around you. It feels good for them to know how much you value their hospitality, including invitations to holiday parties, gifts, and help. And, it feels good for you to show this appreciation. Here are some special flower arrangements from our San Diego flower shops and incredible floral designers that offer a way to show your thanks: CELEBRATE! This is a very festive flower arrangement to show your thanks. It contains hot pink roses, orange lilies, purple alstroemerias and green button poms. These are arranged in a leaf-lined glass cube along with ribbon. We offer three sizes. MOOD CHANGER Another bright way to let someone know you appreciate them is this stunning floral display. There are hot pink roses, green cymbidium orchids, orange mini roses and succulent cuts inside of a leaf-lined glass cylinder. KALE YEAH! This unique flower arrangement showcases some traditional and non-traditional blooms and greenery. There are kale, succulents, dianthus and pale pink garden roses. WHITE GARDEN This elegant and sophisticated floral display has white hydrangea, calla lilies, and roses alongside green hypericum and greenery within a gem-lined crystal vase. RUSTIC

January 6th, 2018|Categories: Thank You Gifts|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Flowers to Say Thanks

Holiday Party Planning for Christmas and the New Year

The holiday season includes numerous parties many of which you may be in charge of at home or work. This includes New Year's Eve and New Year's Day, which is always an important time of the year. At our San Diego floral design center and flower shops, we are here to help you plan and decorate for these festive events. This includes our VIP Concierge service that ensures that your flower orders, delivery, and set-up go according to plan. That means less stress for you so you can enjoy the holiday party planning experience. Here are some examples you can use from our winter flower collection for New Year's: CALLA ME CRAZY This is a simple, yet sophisticated, flower arrangement that contains 20 stems of full-size white calla lilies. It also includes exotic foliage within a glass rectangular vase. CRYSTAL WHITE LILIES This flower arrangement makes a dramatic statement. It has a  tall vase of 15 Oriental lilies, which is perfect as a centerpiece for your holiday party tables. WOODLAND WINTER This rustic flower arrangement includes green hydrangea, white roses, and jade garden roses along with succulents, pinecones, and winter greenery. GOOD TIDINGS WHITE This stunning floral display includes a winter

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Remember Those Who Have Helped All Year Long

We all know some pretty great people who have helped us throughout the year in our work and personal lives. This includes teachers, the mail delivery person, gardener, and/or pool technician. You may also have people who work for your small business that deserve appreciation as well. This is the perfect time of year to thank them and show how you value their help all year long. It's also a way to let them know how much you appreciate that you will keep working together into 2018. In our holiday collection, we have a number of holiday gift ideas where you can remember those who have helped you all year long like these beautiful gifts: SCARLET GARDEN This Christmas flower arrangement includes a collection of roses, tulips, succulents, and holiday accents like winter greenery and pepper berry. It is placed in a concrete pot. There are two sizes available. GOOD TIDINGS RED This seasonal arrangement features red amaryllis, red roses, holiday berries, hydrangea, and more. GOOD TIDINGS WHITE This arrangement is similar to the aforementioned floral display but features an all-white theme. This includes white amaryllis, white roses, hydrangea, and more! BE MERRY Red carnations and white miniature carnations are arranged with

December 18th, 2017|Categories: Christmas Flowers|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Remember Those Who Have Helped All Year Long

Celebrating Poinsettia Day in San Diego

Poinsettia Day is Tuesday, December 12th. It's a great day each year that celebrates this beautiful flowering plant and what the spirit of the holidays represents. Our San Diego flower shops and websites have a wide range of poinsettia plants to choose from in red or white. They also come in various sizes, including height and the number of blooms. These make great gift items for those in your life and can be shipped throughout the country. Even better is that we currently have poinsettia plants on sale for this special upcoming event. This way, you can order more and display them throughout your home and office. Besides ordering them in wicker baskets, you can also have them combined with other beautiful flowers and plants or even create a rustic look by having them displayed in a wood crate. Besides our poinsettia plants for Poinsettia Day and Christmas, you can also place your order online, in our San Diego flower shops, or by phone for any other Christmas decor or gifts for the home, office, or upcoming holiday event.  This includes fresh wreaths and garlands, holiday centerpieces, flower arrangements, bouquets, and custom holiday flowers. You can also enjoy the many

December 11th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Celebrating Poinsettia Day in San Diego