More Special Days in March to Celebrate with Flowers and Plants!

As if the first half of March wasn’t special enough, now there are even more days to celebrate during the second half of the month. First up is St. Patrick’s Day on Friday, March 17th followed by the first day of spring and International Earth Day on March 20th. All three of these days will be that much better with flowers and plants in your life plus those that you gift to those special people in your life. Check out these great spring celebration ideas from our spring collection: • Dutch Farm-Fresh Tulips in Vase offers a little bit of Holland for your spring celebration with a range of bright spring colors. • Head Over Heals brings shades of pink, red, and hot pink together to create a stunning spring bouquet of roses, stock, spray roses, Dutch tulips, gerbera daisies and hydrangea in a lily grass lined vase. • The Candy Tulips Bouquet showcases an array of bright tulips bunched into three groups. • Rhapsody Showcase displays roses, cymbidium orchids, miniature calla lilies, hydrangea and more in a clustered bouquet floral design. • The Pink Hydrangea Garden comes in a black container and provides a special floral gift that can [...]

Employee Appreciation Day and International Working Women’s Day

Today is Employee Appreciation Day, and next Wednesday, March 8th is International Working Women’s Day. Both are excellent days to have flowers delivered to that hard-working team member who always goes that extra step to get the job done and provide their talent wherever it’s needed. With our same-day delivery, you can gift your employee or that hardworking woman in your life with some special flowers to say just how much you value what they do. Here are some beautiful ideas that can show your appreciation: • Spring Garden Delight Presentation Bouquet is one gorgeous example of our wrapped bouquets that are a great way to present your staff member with a special gift of thanks. It offers 12 stems of fresh seasonal flowers like iris, gerbera daisies, snapdragons, lilies and more. • The Dutch Farm Fresh Tulips in Vase offers bright spring colors in a glass vase. It’s that time of year again to enjoy tulips and they are now available in a range of colors. • Floral Embrace includes sunflowers, stock, garden roses and lilies in bright colors all hand-arranged in a glass vase. • The You’re All That Bouquet includes hydrangea, gerbera daisies in hot pink, and [...]

Host an Oscars Viewing Party with Lots of Flowers to Add a Touch of Elegance

This Sunday, February 26th is the Oscars, the biggest awards show of the season that caps off all the various awards show with a focus on the best movies of the year. It’s a popular awards event that brings friends and neighbors together for Oscars viewing parties to enjoy the gowns, jewelry, and movies rather than watching it all alone. It means lots of nibbles and great social time. Some of you may even like to decorate and recreate some of the glitz that defines the Oscars. Flowers are always a large part of the Oscars parties with spectacular floral displays at the many after-parties. Why not recreate those looks at your own party? We’re here to help! To get you started and on the way to ordering for this weekend’s viewing party, check out these luxurious flower arrangements: • White Roses & Orchids showcases two of the most flower varieties with white garden roses and green cymbidium orchids. • Elegant Nature’s Harmony Bouquet has a mix of flowers that include green carnations and roses, red hypericum, white hydrangea, and hanging amaranthus along with sword fern, eucalyptus, and blupleurum. All these beauties are displayed in a leaf-lined bunch vase. • [...]

Celebrating Houseplant Appreciation Day in Atlanta

Houseplants offer aesthetics and health to your home or office. Their various textures, sizes, and colors provide a wide range of décor choices while their leaves and natural structure offer health benefits, including cleaner air. This is the day to celebrate them! On January 10th, it’s Houseplant Appreciation Day, so do your best to treat your houseplants to some extra special care and attention. Or, if you are just starting out with indoor plants and blooming plants, here is some great advice on how to care for them: • Your houseplants may need propagating, which means that you can take any new shoots of offsets them off your houseplant and start growing them in new pots. • If your green thumb has been working, then your houseplants have been growing and may need to be repotted. If the roots are circling around the inside of the pot, then it means they are running out of room. Try dividing up the houseplant stems and putting them in various pots or alternatively you can just move the entire plant to a much larger container. • Take the time to groom your houseplant by removing any dust that may have built up on [...]

Send Special Thanks for All that Holiday Hospitality

The holidays are a magical time of giving and spending time with special people, and now that you have made it through the parties and gifts, you can reflect on those memorable moments where you might have received an unexpected gift or been invited to a great party. These people may not have been on your regular holiday gift list so now is the time to surprise them with a special thank you gift to show appreciation for the holiday hospitality they gave you. Our Thank You and Appreciation Collection brings together a wide array of flower arrangements and gifts that are sure to match your style and budget. Here are some highlights from this thank you flower arrangement collection: • Elegant Celebrations features white garden roses, full-bloom hydrangea, winter greenery and lisianthis hand-arranged in a glass vase. • Garden Veranda is a southern-style flower arrangement with numerous southern variety of flowers, including lisianthis, field fillers, willow accents, stargazer lilies, roses and fresh-cut hydrangea. • Inspiration is a stunning floral display with wildflowers in a range of hues like cream, lavender, purple and white all combined in a glass vase. These are just a few of the floral designs available [...]

Make a Difference in Your Atlanta Community

Make a Difference Day is on October 21st, and this is a perfect opportunity for you to get involved in helping those in your community. It can be volunteering on a community project that helps others, such as building a house, cleaning up an area, or assisting those in need. You can also participate in Make a Difference Day by donating to a charity or adding to a fundraising event. In Atlanta this year, there are plenty of ways to get involved on Make a Difference Day. There are book donation drives, 5k runs, community events and fundraisers where you can really feel like you are making a difference to those in need within your local area. We also like to contribute to our local Atlanta communities by participating in numerous events. Besides our own involvement, we also encourage our customers to do so as well through charity contributions that you can make just by making purchases through our online flower shop. Known as Helping Hands, our unique online fundraising program helps numerous organizations throughout Cobb County, including churches, schools, and non-profit organizations. With each order you make through our website, you can include a $2 donation to any of [...]

Gift Guide for Special October Days

Besides Halloween, there are many other days in the month of October that deserve some type of celebration. There’s the Sweetest Day on October 15th, Bosses Day on October 16th, and Mother-in-Law Day on October 23rd. Here are some gift ideas we have to help you celebrate these special occasions in October. Sweetest Day It makes sense to celebrate the Sweetest Day with a few sweets. Our Chocolate Gourmet basket is filled to the brim with dark and milk chocolate treats, truffles, cookies, and more. The Sugar Basket has all your favorite candy bars along with other treats and a few savory delights like chips and crackers. Bosses Day Gift baskets are a great idea for the Boss. They will be able to enjoy quite a spread and maybe share it with you, if you are lucky. The Fruit and Gourmet Treasures contains fresh fruit like apples and oranges as well as gourmet cheese, crackers, and sparkling cider. The Thank You Gift Basket has Cashew Roca, chocolate truffle cookies, cheese straw, water crackers, Napa Valley mini mustard, butter toffee pretzels and other delights. Mother-in-Law Day Treat your mother-in-law to some luxurious fall flowers. Vera Wang’s Autumn Splendor has red roses, [...]

Time for Back-to-School and Gifts for the New Teacher

It’s just about time to send the kids back to school, which means a new teacher. This is an opportune time to start off the year with letting the teacher know how much you appreciate what they do for your kids with a special gift. Our Atlanta flower shop and website both offer flower arrangements, presentation bouquets, plants and more that are a great way to start the year off right with the new teacher. Here are some great ideas to get you started that reflect many styles and prices, including those options from our Thank You and Appreciation collection: • Shades of Purple offers an elegant vase filled with purple and lavender roses along with stock and asters. It is available in three sizes. • The Desktop Surprise Bunch Vase offers roses, lilies, and floral accents that fit perfectly on a teacher’s desk. • The For All You Do Bouquet includes yellow roses and white spring daisies in a spring green glass vase. • Because You’re Special is a sweet and petite flower arrangement that offers bright colors and a warm message. • The Desktop Bud Vase offers dramatic dendrobium orchids in a small vase, offering large color without [...]

International Day of Friendship is July 30th

One of the last special days in the month of July is the international day of friendship on July 30th. This is a day that celebrates the fact that you can have friends all over the globe that have enriched your life and added a positive dimension to it. We offer a way to send your thanks to all those special people on that day with a gift of flowers. Here are some beautiful ways to celebrate your friendship no matter where in the world they are: • Epic Garden Joy is full of bright colors and a variety of flowers like roses, sunflowers, and lilies delivered in a glass vase. • Blooms of Buckhead is a flower arrangement that offers a little bit of Atlanta in a vase with full-bloom hydrangea, orchids, and garden roses along with southern ivy and smooth river stones. • The Colorburst Bouquet has Asiatic lilies, roses, tulips and southern hydrangea arranged in a glass vase. • The Hydrangea and Orchids Modern Cube Arrangement features white hydrangea, yellow cymbidium orchids, and willow in a European design. • Elegant Celebrations is a unique floral arrangement filled with garden roses, full-bloom hydrangea, and lisianthis. • The Exotic [...]

New Baby Flowers & Gifts in as Little as Four Hours

It’s always exciting to hear that there is a new baby that’s entered the world, especially if this little package has joined the family or a friend now has this joy. Sometimes, it’s unexpected when they do arrive, so you want to be sure you can get a special floral gift for the new parents even at the last minute. That’s why we offer a fast delivery service that is available within as little as four hours of ordering to local Atlanta area hospitals and residences. We have special gifts for that bouncing baby boy or baby girl to choose from. Here are some highlights from both new baby collections: The Baby Boy Blue Bouquet has blue delphinium, white daisies, and yellow carnations and button poms in a glass gathering vase. The Share the Moment Bouquet is an elegant floral display of yellow garden roses, full-bloom hydrangea, and white Oriental lilies in a glass vase. The Little Giraffe’s Receiving Blanket is a soft, plush baby blanked that every new parent will love to have for their baby. My Little Night Owl Five-Piece Baby Gift Set includes a large owl rattle, plush crinkle tree toy, canvas door hanger, and blanket with [...]