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Celebrating Good Neighbor Day in San Diego on September 28th

September 28th is National Good Neighbor Day. Each year, it is held on this date as a way to recognize the importance of forming relationships with those around us. It's good for the human connection as well as for building community and keeping neighborhoods safe and in good shape. Many people have become friends with their neighbors, enjoying cookouts together and events like block parties. Kids grow up and go to school together. It's what ties us together. And, it's more important than ever because we are losing some of that human connection by focusing on online friendships and relationships. Unfortunately, since people move so often and the recession in recent years has led to the loss of homes not to mention many people often commute, getting to know our neighbors doesn't happen as much as it should. This is an opportunity to knock on a neighbor's door and introduce yourself. It might even be good to deliver a small gift so they know how you much you appreciate them -- that they keep an eye on the house while you are away or help keep the area looking nice. Here are some gift ideas for Good Neighbor Day that we

September 25th, 2017|Categories: Gifts|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Celebrating Good Neighbor Day in San Diego on September 28th

Fall Has Arrived in San Diego!

Fall officially begins on Friday, September 22nd. However, we have already been celebrating the new season with the arrival of our fall flowers at all our San Diego flower shop locations. Fall is one of our favorite times of the year. While we enjoy the summer season, it's nice to start feeling a change in the weather and seeing the leaves change. These colors also are reflected in our fall flower collection, including many bold colors and unique textures. Many of these fall colors are perfect to decorate for the upcoming fall holidays like Halloween and Thanksgiving. These fall flowers may also be part of special occasions like birthdays and fall weddings. To get you ready for the fall season, here are some of the beautiful fall flower arrangements and fall bouquets we have for you on our website and in our San Diego flower shops: GARDEN SUNSET This fall floral display includes sunflowers, roses, Peruvian lilies, and seasonal fillers hand-arranged in a glass vase. There are two sizes to choose from for your gift or decor selection. SUNFLOWER LOVERS BOUQUET Made for those who adore sunflowers, this special fall arrangement includes a unique mix of flowers like sunflowers, hot pink

September 21st, 2017|Categories: Fall Flowers|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Fall Has Arrived in San Diego!

Celebrating National Grandparents’ Day

Sunday, September 10th is National Grandparents' Day. It's a day to recognize those special family members wherever they are in the country and let them know you are thinking about them. Even if they are not here in San Diego, we can help you send a special gift of flowers for Grandparents' Day because we work with florists in our network to deliver flowers throughout the United States. Here are some ideas that are sure to put a smile on your grandparents' faces: SUNFLOWER FUN This arrangement includes one dozen yellow sunflowers along with delicately folded aspidistra leaves. It comes in a clear glass vase. You can also choose to order 18 sunflowers for this flower arrangement. SUNNY SAN DIEGO Although it is compact, this colorful bouquet feels large with the mix of flowers in a cube vase. This includes a combination of summer and fall flower varieties. BRIGHT AS DAY This flower arrangement contains lilies, sunflowers, and roses as well as orange Asiatic lilies, dark orange alstroemeria, and lavender stock.   HEARTS ON FIRE This elegant floral display offers red roses and carnations along with white Asiatic lilies and chrysanthemums in a red glass vase. A SWEETEST BLOOMS BOUQUET

September 9th, 2017|Categories: Grandparents Day|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Celebrating National Grandparents’ Day

Birthday Flowers for September Celebrations

Now that the month of September has arrived, it's time to start planning out gifts for those special people who have September birthdays. Flowers are a great way to let someone know you are thinking of them on their birthday, especially if you can't always be with them. Whether your loved ones, colleagues, or clients are here in San Diego or they are somewhere else in the U.S., we can deliver fresh flowers that are sure to make them smile on their birthday. Here are some highlights from our birthday flower collection: LAVENDER ROSE GARDEN This flower arrangement overflows with beauty. It offers a combination of lavender and purple roses along with seasonal specialty greenery. The flowers are arranged in the pave style within a clear glass vase COLOR POP This is a unique floral display that showcases green hydrangea, cayenne roses, and purple stock. SAN DIEGO BIRTHDAY BOUQUET This is a brilliant flower arrangement for a special birthday. It contains a mix of flowers, including roses, lilies, alstroemeria, and poms. These are hand-arranged in a clear glass vase that has been tied with raffia. The flower arrangement is paired with a festive birthday mylar balloon. FLY AWAY BIRTHDAY WITH MYLAR BALLOON This

September 2nd, 2017|Categories: Birthday|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Birthday Flowers for September Celebrations