Caring for Cut Hydrangeas

Walk into any southern garden lately and you’re likely to see dozens of blooming hydrangeas – their round, fluffy blossoms creating cloud-like shapes nestled amongst a green leafy sky. Hydrangeas are one of America’s favorite flower and aren’t just popular in the garden – they are frequently used in wedding bouquets and as centerpieces, and, when cared for properly can be have a long vase life as fresh-cut flowers. The hydrangea comes in a wide variety of shapes, sizes, and colors. (Did you know that you can actually change the color of a hydrangea bloom depending on the pH levels and presence of aluminum in the soil? Caring for cut hydrangeas is fairly simple as long as you remember that hydrangeas love water. To help your hydrangeas last in a vase, cut the stem every 2-3 days (under water is best). You may also try piercing a few tiny holes in the stem with a sewing needle – this will allow the flower to absorb water at a faster rate and keep the blooms hydrated. Carithers Flowers offers many elegant floral arrangements featuring the beautiful hydrangea. When shopping for your next hydrangea plant, consider Carithers Flowers Blooming Hydrangea. This beautiful [...]

Wedding Bells are Ringing…. Opening Day of Wedding Season is Drawing Near

Saturday, May 28 unofficially marks “opening day” of wedding season, where more than two million couples get married and the industry nets about $72 billion every year in the United States. If you’re planning a summer wedding, Carithers Flowers offers more than just beautifully designed floral bouquets; the company has a successful event design business and prepares floral arrangements and centerpieces for everything from corporate gatherings to weddings. There are a wide variety of flowers in season for a summer wedding. From calla lilies to hydrangeas, roses, snapdragons, and sunflowers, Carithers Flowers talented team of wedding floral designers can help will guide you to the perfect flowers for your special day. Charles Carithers, owner of Carithers Flowers, and his team of talented designers are passionate about flowers. The team at Carithers Flowers always chooses flowers with the best quality and freshness. Whether searching for a bold, elegant design or a neutral, contemporary arrangement, you will undoubtedly be satisfied with Carithers Flowers for your wedding floral arrangement. Their commitment to personal service and award winning designs assures that they will design your wedding flowers with the details that keep your day special and unique. Voted Best Atlanta Florist, Carithers Flowers offers [...]

Carithers Flowers named Best Florist in AroundAbout East Cobb Readers Choice Awards

Carithers Flowers was recently named “Best Florist” in the AroundAbout East Cobb Magazine’s 2011 Reader’s Choice Awards. AroundAbout East Cobb readers were invited to vote for their favorite businesses in a wide variety of Reader’s Choice categories. More than 28,000 people voted in this annual selection! Charles Carithers, owner of Carithers Flowers, takes immense pride in his company and is honored and thrilled to be named “Best Atlanta Florist” from his peers, customers, and readers of AroundAbout East Cobb Magazine. The award-winning Carithers team of talented designers and customer service representatives is available online or in person to assist you with all of your floral gift needs and offers express delivery around the globe! They partner with a group of “earth friendly” family farms supplying the freshest flowers from fields around the world. About Carithers Flowers Carithers Flowers, voted Atlanta’s Best Florist by Consumers Choice, is recognized as one of the Top 25 Florists in the Nation by FTD. The company was started in 1973 by founders, Larry & Jane Carithers.  Their customers and partners include many Fortune’s 1,000 companies, well-known retail brands, celebrities, and families who have patronized Carithers for three generations.  Award winning florist, Charles Carithers perpetuates the [...]

Deliver Style and Grace with Carithers’ Luxury Mother’s Day European Designer Collection

Doesn’t your mom deserve the very best on Mother’s Day? Carithers Flowers Mother’s Day luxury collection features exclusive European designs sure to delight and amaze the special mother in your life. Carithers Flowers imports the largest selection of farm-fresh flowers in theAtlantametro area. The award-winning florist’s Luxury Mother’s Day European Floral Collection features floral art in chic containers and monochromatic color schemes to create visually inspired designs. Elegant, sophisticated, and chic, these designs are the epitome of style and class – and Carithers applies the highest standard for every creation with the freshest flowers and the most innovative designs. With same-day delivery and a large selection of options to fit every price range, Carithers Flowers can delight your mom, wife, sister, aunt, grandmother, or special friend with a beautiful, custom-designed floral arrangement delivered straight to her door. Call Carithers Flowers at (404) 418-7443 or go to www.carithers.com today to place your Mother’s Day flowers order. Voted Best Atlanta Florist, Carithers Flowers offers same-day national flower delivery. Local delivery to Acworth, Alpharetta, Atlanta, Austell, Canton, Decatur, Duluth, Dunwoody, Johns Creek, Kennesaw, Lawrenceville, Marietta, Norcross, Powder Springs, Roswell, Sandy Springs, Smyrna, Vinings, Woodstock.

Make Mom’s Day with a Floral Bouquet

Mother’s Day is May 8. Shop early and preorder your Mother’s Day flowers from Atlanta’s award-winning florist, Carithers Flowers. Voted Atlanta’s Best Florist, Carithers Flowers offers an assortment of Mother’s Day blooms ranging from traditional to exotic. Whether your mom is 10 minutes or 10,000 milesaway, Carithers Flowers will deliver an artfully arranged Mother’s Day flower bouquet to the special mother in your life. Now shopping for your mom, sister, grandmother, aunt or friend has never been so easy. Dowload the new Carithers Flowers mobile app for either an Android or iPhone, by using the Microsoft app site or the Apple iTunes store. Use code “Carithers” when dowloading this free app to your Android or iPhone. Join the next evolution in shopping and have access to Carithers Flowers’ entire selection of Mother’s Day flowers… right at your fingertips. Convenient and simple to use, the Carithers Flowers floral app is a “floral shop in your pocket.” You can also call (404) 418-7443 or go online to www.carithers.com and order your Mother’s Day flowers today! Carithers Flowers offers same-day flower delivery in Atlanta and across the United States. Follow Carithers Flowers on Twitter and receive 10% off your order using the special [...]

Carithers Flowers Offers Last Minute Easter Gifts and Easter Flowers to Fit Your Budget

Celebrate Easter Sunday with an Easter basket from Carithers Flowers. Each of Carithers Flowers’ Easter floral arrangements and Easter gift baskets can be custom designed by a talented team of professional floral designers who can create the perfect gift to fit your budget and your needs. From a spa gift basket “just for her” to traditional chocolate Easter eggs and gourmet chocolate bunnies and candies to a children’s themed basket filled with sweet treats, games, and plush bunnies, all you have to do is call Carithers Flowers at (404) 418-7443 to create your custom Easter basket and arrange for immediate delivery. The “pick a price” option on the Carithers Flowers website (www.carithers.com) also allows you to choose Easter baskets, plants, and flowers in a variety of styles from large to small, modest to grand, and to fit every budget. Carithers Flowers can also help you decorate your home for the Easter holiday. Add an extra touch to your Easter dinner table by filling a traditional wicker basket with mixed spring flowers to use as a centerpiece.  Place blooms among the eggs in your Easter basket or, for a charming effect, place smaller baskets and candles next to the flowers to [...]

Carithers Flowers offers unique and affordable Atlanta Prom Flowers

You’ve chosen the perfect prom dress and your date will surely look dashing in a tux, but don’t forget your prom flowers! Bestowing your date with flowers for prom is one of the few prom practices that is still carried out today. A traditional corsage for girls and boutonniere for guys is customary for prom night. Carithers Flowers offers the best selection in the Atlanta metro area for prom bouquets, corsages, wristlets, and boutonnieres to match every style and color dress and tuxedo. For the Girls: Pink Bliss Rose Corsage Our Pink bliss corsage features dark and light pink roses, finished with floral accents and pink ribbons.  .  . . Lavendar & Pink Enchantment Corsage A classic corsage of tea or spray roses in pink and lavender, finished with a sheer lavender bow.  .  .  . . White Dendrobium Orchid Corsage Featuring a cluster of white dendrobium orchid blooms.  . . . . For the Guys: Green Hydrangea Bloom Boutonniere This stem-wrapped antique-green Hyrdrangea bloom boutonniere makes a sophisticated and modern statement. . . . White Mini-Calla Boutonniere A very popular and modern boutonniere, featuring a single white mini calla. . . . . Call Carithers Flowers at (404) 418-7443 [...]

Awesome New Mobile App For Flowers & Gift Baskets

   Free Mobile App Download New Carithers Flowers Mobile App Works on either Android or I-Phones   Ready for the next evolution in shopping? Download the Carithers Flowers mobile app for your PDA device. The download is free and the app is super easy to use! If you have already downloaded the app and used it for a purchase, please send us a note and let us know how you liked the shopping experience.   Download App For Android     Download App For I-Phone App Access Code Is "Carithers"    

Thank your Administrative Professional with a Flower Bouquet

Administrative Professional’s Day is Wednesday, April 27. Show your administrative support staff how much you appreciate them by sending a beautifully designed Carithers Flowers floral arrangement to the administrative professionals in your workplace. Administrative Professional’s Day is an unofficial U.S. holiday created in 1952 by the International Association of Administrative Professionals to honor the vocation nationwide. It is the most recognized office “holiday” in the workplace. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor, there are approximately 8.9 million people in the workforce with an administrative professionals title, be they secretaries, administrative assistants, receptionists, or office managers. From maintaining records to managing schedules and interacting with clients, vendors, and visitors, administrative professionals are the backbone of every good organization. Show your appreciation for their hard work by sending an artfully designed Carithers Flowers floral arrangement to the secretary, office manager, or administrative assistant in your workplace. A thoughtful bouquet of flowers is a great way to say “thank you”. With same-day delivery and a large selection of options to fit every price range, Carithers Flowers can create a truly special floral arrangement for the employees that assist you in the day-to-day operations of your company. Carithers Flowers has the perfect gifts [...]

Carithers Flowers named Best Florist in AroundAbout East Cobb Readers Choice Awards

Carithers Flowers was recently named “Best Florist” in the AroundAbout East Cobb Magazine’s 2011 Reader’s Choice Awards. AroundAbout East Cobb readers were invited to vote for their favorite businesses in a wide variety of Reader’s Choice categories. More than 28,000 people voted in this annual selection! Charles Carithers, owner of Carithers Flowers, takes immense pride in his company and is honored and thrilled to be named “Best Atlanta Florist” from his peers, customers, and readers of AroundAbout East Cobb Magazine. The award-winning Carithers team of talented designers and customer service representatives is available online or in person to assist you with all of your floral gift needs and offers express delivery around the globe! They partner with a group of “earth friendly” family farms supplying the freshest flowers from fields around the world. About Carithers Flowers Carithers Flowers, voted Atlanta’s Best Florist by Consumers Choice, is recognized as one of the Top 25 Florists in the Nation by FTD. The company was started in 1973 by founders, Larry & Jane Carithers.  Their customers and partners include many Fortune’s 1,000 companies, well-known retail brands, celebrities, and families who have patronized Carithers for three generations.  Award winning florist, Charles Carithers perpetuates the [...]