Atlanta Florist Carithers Flowers Provides Charity Support For Good Mews Animal Hospital

Carithers Flowers Delivers "Helping Hands" Along With Flowers Carithers Flowers of Atlanta has created a wonderful program that we call "Helping Hands." This program is designed to generate financial support for charity organizations located throughout the Atlanta and Atlanta metropolitan area. Thus far, 6 organizations have taken advantage of the chance to sign up (For Free) for this wonderful program. The organizations currently participating include: Good Mews Animal Foundation, Susan G. Koman for Cancer, United Way, Serving Haiti, Wellstar Foundation & Hospice and High Meadows School and Camp. Charles Carithers, Owner and President of Carithers Flowers is absolutely committed to giving back to the community. Each year, Carithers makes record charitable contributions in excess $100,000 in products, services, and monies to local and national non-profits. Through the Helping Hands program, Carithers Flowers charitable partnership with Good Mews Animal Foundation in the Metro Atlanta area assists the organization in its mission to promote public awareness regarding the value of pets, animal welfare, pet overpopulation, and quality human-animal companionship through education and outreach programs. With each Carithers Flowers order, customers can make a $2.00 donation to the Good Mews Animal Foundation. Good Mews offers an alternative to traditional animal shelters in the Metro Atlanta [...]

‘Tis the Season for Sunflowers

Sunflowers are popular choices for decorative floral bouquets during September and through November. Whether it’s sunny or not outside, a bouquet of fresh-cut Sunflowers from Carithers Flowers makes anyone feel warm and happy. Blazingly beautiful and shamelessly abundant, these happy flowers are a sure-fire way to brighten your home and your mood! History of the Sunflower Sunflowers originated in North America more than 8,000 years ago and are believed to be one of the first crops gown by Native Americans. Grown around the globe for centuries, Sunflowers have been used in a variety of different purposes ranging from culinary to medicinal. From uses in cooking oil to paint and medicinal treatments to biodiesel fuel – the sunflower is one of the most versatile flowers we have today. Native Americans used Sunflower seeds for thickening soups and stems and the hull (shell) was used to make a drink similar to coffee. The hull and petals were also used to make dyes and the oil for cooking and medicinal remedies and ointments to treat snakebites and other wounds. Caring for your Sunflower Bouquet Fresh-cut Sunflowers need plenty of water and care. Cut the stems to a desired length under running water using [...]

September 21st, 2010|Categories: Carithers Retail, SunFlowers|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Carithers Flowers Invites You To Our New Interactive Facebook Fan Page

Carithers Flowers, Atlanta's Premier Florist has created and deployed a new interactive, customized Facebook Fan Page.  Charles Carithers, owner of Carithers Flowers, Atlanta's premier florist, proudly announced last week that Carithers Flowers has created an interactive site on Facebook that allows clients to have a more exciting and enjoyable experience when viewing the Carithers Flowers Facebook Fan Page.  Charles Carithers is the owner of Carithers Flowers, voted the number one florist in the Atlanta and Atlanta metropolitan area by NBC Television. Carithers has also been named a Consumers Choice award winner in each of past ten years in the Atlanta marketplace. Mr. Carithers states, "Our designs are unique, original and extraordinarily beautiful. We offer same day delivery and expedited delivery in the Atlanta market and all over the United States, through our network of strategic floral design partners. We are a family owned and operated Flower company and locally have been serving Atlanta, Alpharetta, Atlantic Station, Brookwood, Brookhaven, Buckhead, Buford, Canton, Chamblee, Cumming, Dawsonville, Decatur, Duluth, Dunwoody, East Point, Emory, Fairburn, Kennesaw, Marietta, McDonough, Midtown,  Norcross, Peachtree City, Roswell, Sandy Springs, Stockbridge, Stone Mountain, Tucker, Woodstock and the rest of the Atlanta area metro communities since 1973. The Carithers Flowers team has historically served Atlanta area clients at their retail store front located on Powers [...]

Make your Grandparents Smile with a Floral Arrangement from Carithers Flowers

Grandparents Day is September 12. Deliver a surprise that says “we love you” with a floral arrangement from Carithers Flowers. History of Grandparents Day In 1970, Marian McQuade, mother of fifteen children, grandmother of forty-three, and great-grandmother of ten, began campaigning for a special day to honor grandparents. Her unique situation drew national attention, and in 1978, President Jimmy Carter proclaimed that National Grandparents Day would be observed on the first Sunday after Labor Day. Celebrating Grandparents Day Grandparents Day is a day when grandparents and grandchildren can connect with each other and express their love in a variety of ways. Whether your grandma or grandpa lives around the corner or across the country, show them how special they are to you with one of the beautiful selections of gifts and flowers from Carithers Flowers. The “pick a price” option on the Carithers Flowers website (www.carithers.com) will allow you to choose your Grandparents Day flowers, gift baskets, and plants in a variety of styles from large to small, modest to grand, and to fit every budget.   About Carithers Flowers Carithers Flowers, voted Atlanta's Best Florist by Consumers Choice, is recognized as one of the Top 25 Florists in the [...]