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Toasting Summer with Summer Flower Arrangements and Bouquets

Now that it's the middle of summer, this is a good time to make sure your house or office is overflowing with beautiful summer flowers. Plus, there are many special days, occasions, and events where summer flowers can also enhance the effect that you are trying to achieve.  Our San Diego flower shops are filled to the brim with all types of gorgeous summer flowers many of which make up our new summer flower collection created by our incredible, award-winning floral design team. Here are some highlights from our summer flower collection with numerous products now on sale and available to order in our San Diego flower shops, by phone, or through our online ordering system: CALIFORNIA SUNSHINE This homage to the Sunshine State includes yellow roses along with green hydrangeas, a locally grown succulent, and other local accent flowers. SPECIAL SOMEONE Anyone who receives this spectacular summer flower arrangement is sure to feel special. It is arranged in a pave style and offers an array of pink hues. Flowers include roses, spray roses, and gerbera daisies. Also featured are red gerberas and ranunculus in a leaf-lined glass vase. SWEET SAN DIEGO Pink Oriental lilies, tulips, larkspur and gerberas are arranged

Peonies Have Arrived in Our San Diego Flower Shops

Peonies are a special summer flower that only comes around for a very short time, so now is the time to buy them for a special gift or to decorate your home or office with their magical beauty. These unique flowers are sophisticated and casual at the same time, making them perfect for everything from a formal event flower choice to a special addition to a summer wedding bouquet or wedding reception flower centerpiece.  Our peony collection includes some new floral designs this year to showcase just what a versatile flower they are for all types of bouquets and flower arrangements. Here are some of the highlights from our peony collection available right now in all of our San Diego flower shop locations and through our website: PEONY LUXE This peony flower arrangement contains pink peonies along with pink roses, garden hydrangea, and other summer flowers, which are then arranged in a gem-lined glass vase. SAN DIEGO PEONIES This peony bouquet mixes pink and white peonies with pink calla lilies and green hydrangeas within a white glass vase. PEONIES AND VIBURNUM Five coral and pink peonies are hand-arranged with Viburnum when they are in season or green hydrangea as a replacement. These summer

Great Gifts for Special July Family Days

While every month should really focus on the family, July is a month where numerous special days remind us to think more about those special family members that add so much to our lives. There are four special days to remember in July that are great opportunities for getting gifts as thanks for having them: Parent's Day -- July 23 Cousin's Day -- July 24 Aunt and Uncle Day -- July 26 Father-in-Law Day -- July 30 All of our San Diego flower shops are also great gift shops full of ideas beyond just flowers and plants as well as our website that features many gifts made by local San Diego artisans like these gift ideas: Gift Baskets ALLEN'S SNACK ATTACK CRATE combines sweet and savory snacks in a pave arrangement. It also includes a half-dozen premium roses within the wooden crate that is used to present this special gift. The SWEET TOOTH BASKET is overflowing with all types of candy favorites, including sour varieties and delicious chocolate varieties. The GOURMET FRUIT TRAY delivers fresh fruit that has been accented by a small tropically-inspired fresh flower arrangement with all of it being presented in a tray. Unique Gifts The 12-PIECE WHISKY,

Celebrating Summer in San Diego with Seasonal Flowers

Summer officially kicked off on June 21st so it's in full swing at all of our San Diego flower shops with the arrival of our summer flower collection. This year's collection includes new floral designs and unique ways to display summer flowers in your home or office as well as special summer arrangements that make great gifts for loved ones or that offer a stunning ambiance to your summer wedding or summer event. We even have patriotic summer flower arrangements for the Fourth of July!   Here are some highlights from our summer flower collection to get you in the mood to place an order today and take advantage of our special pricing on many of our summer flower bouquets: CALIFORNIA SUNSHINE This bright summer flower arrangement includes yellow roses that have been combined with green hydrangeas, a locally grown succulent, and other local accent flowers. RAINBOW SORBET Blooming with vibrant colors, this summer bouquet features orange and pink roses, blue and green hydrangea, gerbera daisies and more are the perfect gift for any occasion.  You can select from three sizes.  ROSES AND GERBERA DAISIES BOUQUET The Roses and Daisy Bouquet comes with a choice of nine, 14, or 19

Toasting Our San Diego Dads on Father’s Day

It's that time of year again where we toast those incredible fathers out there who guide and direct us, teach us, and give us unconditional love. While we should thank them every day, this is the time to make a big fuss over our dads so they know just how much we appreciate what they have done for us -- and what they continue to do. This Sunday, June 18th is Father's Day.  There's still time to pick out some special gifts to go with the special plans you have made to spoil your dad this weekend. We have a Father's Day collection of flowers, plants, and gifts that make it easy for you to visit our San Diego flower shops and pick something out or you can order through our website or by phone. We will be delivering through Saturday, June 17th so get your order in today! To give you some ideas about just how easy and affordable it is to shop for Dad this Father's Day, here are some highlights from our Father's Day collection: Best Dad Sunflowers offers a cheerful sunflower arrangement that comes in a Dad mug that he is sure to love. What's better

Celebrating National Rose Month in San Diego

The roses arrive each year around the start of summer, which is one of the reasons why June was named as National Rose Month. Today is another special rose day. Monday, June 12th is Red Rose Day, a day to celebrate the romantic rose known to symbolize love. Whether you get red roses to give a loved one or you gift yourself, it's a great time to enjoy this beautiful life in your life and share it with others. Our rose collection includes premium roses that are even featured in the Miss America pageant, so if you don't feel special enough getting them, this should make you feel like a real winner! Whether you get red roses or choose another rose color, consider our stunning rose arrangements and rose bouquets for a gift or decor. Here are some gorgeous rose arrangements that are available in our San Diego flower shops as well as through our flower website: " WOW! 100 ROSES ARRANGED" 100 spectacular red roses are artistically arranged in a flared glass vase. We guarantee your recipient will be speechless! PASSION This rose arrangement includes 24-inch premium long-stem roses in shades of pink and red along with white hydrangea

Celebrating Best Friends Day and National Gardening Exercise Day with Summer Flowers and Plants

With the arrival of Summer just a couple weeks away, it's a good time to start early celebrating special days in June by ordering some special flowers, blooming plants, and green plants. The month of June kicks off with some great excuses to gift loved ones, including friends on Best Friends Day on June 8th and dear friends and family with green thumbs on National Gardening Exercise Day on June 6th.  We are excited to launch our summer collection of flowers, plants, and gifts with many new options for flower arrangements, bouquets, and plants that you can order online, by phone, or at any of our San Diego flower shop or garden center locations. To give you an idea of what's available, here is a sneak peek at some of our favorites: Special Someone combines pink roses, spray roses, and gerbera daisies with red gerberas and ranunculus in a leaf-lined glass vase.  Sunflowers of San Diego lets summer in with sunflowers, delphinium, yarrow, Monte Casino asters, and alstroemeria in a glass gathering vase that has been tied with raffia. Rainbow Sorbet is a vibrant flower arrangement for summer with orange and pink roses, hot pink gerbera daisies, and blue and

Memorial Day Events in San Diego

Memorial Day weekend is May 27-29th and offers many events in which you can celebrate and remember those who fought for our country and freedom through parades, cemetery services, and memorial events as well as time with family and friends. It's a special time to be with family and friends, remembering those close to your heart that are no longer here.  We have many special flower arrangements, wreaths, sprays and baskets that offer a patriotic touch and reflect the pride all of us feel toward those soldiers that defended and protected us. Here are some of the many examples of Memorial Day flowers that you may want to order from our San Diego flower shops by phone, in person, or through our website: Allen’s Tranquility Basket includes roses, calla lilies, Casablanca lilies, hydrangea and dendrobium orchids. A Heavenly Rose Basket includes a bounty of white and crème roses along with fragrant seeded eucalyptus in a large basket. A Grace and Love features white Asiatic lilies, sword fern, red gladioli and carnations, myrtle and salal in a decorative urn. A Patriot Tribute has red, white, and blue flowers, including snapdragons, chrysanthemums, miniature carnations, hydrangea and roses all within a white urn.

Graduation Time in San Diego

Graduation is here throughout San Diego at middle schools, high schools, and colleges. It’s an exciting time It’s an exciting time for many celebrations, parties, and graduation events. Get those caps and gowns ready, it’s time to reach for and get those diplomas. This is also the opportunity to thank teachers and administrators who were an integral part in helping your kids succeed. Thank them with a special gift to let them know just how much you appreciate their efforts. We have flower arrangements, bouquets, and special gifts that are great for the grad as well as teachers, tutors, and administrators. Here is a small sampling of what we have in our San Diego flower shops and online: Celebrate includes hot pink roses, purple alstroemeria, green button poms, and orange lilies in a leaf-lined glass cube along with ribbons. It’s a great celebration flower arrangement for grads! Roses and Gerbera Daisies Bouquet includes yellow solidago, greenery, roses, and gerbera daisies. You can choose from nine, 14, or 19 stems. Your grad will love gorgeous long-stem roses in red or any color combination that matches their school colors. You can get a dozen, two dozen, or lots more! Our roses were

There’s Still Time to Treat Mom for Mother’s Day

Despite it being the busiest day of the year, we are still taking orders for San Diego hand deliveries to your Mom plus handling orders for Mother’s Day flower deliveries on a national basis thanks to our great partnerships within our florist network. Mom deserves the very best, and we are here to make sure that happens with our Mother’s Day gift collection that offers something for every Mom. Here are some more gift ideas for Mother’s Day that you can order by phone, online, or come into our San Diego flower shop locations: White Roses comes in 12, 24, or 36 stems. These gorgeous roses have accent flowers and greenery to go with them in a gathering vase. Of course, you can select other colors like red, pink, yellow, lavender and more. Coronado Sunset features roses, hydrangea, and sunflower along with greenery and bark accents in a leaf-lined vase. Crazy for You includes stargazer lilies, white snapdragons and hydrangea, and red roses. Mom will fall in love with this flower arrangement for Mother’s Day. Bold & Beautiful is stunning with pink roses, purple stock, stargazer lilies and more in a designer vase. Garden Celebration offers pink lilies and roses,