Poinsettia Day is December 12th

Tuesday, December 12th is Poinsettia Day. This is a nationally recognized day that celebrates this festive flowering plant. It's the perfect opportunity to send a gift of a poinsettia plant to a friend, family member, colleague, client, or anyone else who might enjoy the festive cheer this flowering plant brings. We are your headquarters here in Atlanta for poinsettia plants. Here are some of the options we have available for Poinsettia Day and Christmas: The HOLIDAY POINSETTIA is $45.99. It is between 15" and 17" tall. The poinsettia features 6-9 holiday blooms. It is delivered in a wicker basket with holiday trim. This is a popular gift for corporate clients, groups, charities, and churches. The DELUXE POINSETTIA is $65.99. It is at least 19" tall and has up to 15-holiday blooms. It is also delivered in a wicker basket with holiday trim. You have a choice of the red or white poinsettia plant. At over 26 inches tall and more than 20 blooms, the IMPERIAL POINSETTIA is our largest and costs $79.99. We are proud to offer this exclusively. Additionally, we have many poinsettia plants in baskets that come with other green and blooming plants as well as holiday accents [...]

Enjoy Atlanta’s Holiday Traditions with Loved Ones

In-between shopping with Carithers Flowers, be sure to take time out and enjoy many of the Atlanta holiday traditions featured each year. These remind us of the spirit and reason for the season. Check out this list of fun, festive, and family-oriented Christmas events in Atlanta over the Christmas holidays: The Radio City Rockettes Christmas Spectacular: This new holiday show offers a great way to kick off the season. Holiday Lights: There will be tree lightings at Atlantic Station, East Point, and Lenox Square as well as around the city, including Macy’s department store. Christmas Performances: The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra will be playing many holiday concerts while the Alliance Theatre features ‘A Christmas Carol’ performance. Rudolph: This fun event is hosted by the Center for Puppetry Arts and tells Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer’s story. The Children’s Christmas Parade: Visit Santa Claus Lane as the sights and sounds make their way down Peachtree Street in Midtown for an event that benefits Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Cabbage Patch Kids: This heart-warming event takes place in the mountain community of Cleveland where you can adopt a Cabbage Patch Kid at Babyland General Hospital. Christmas Tea: Enjoy a holiday refreshment between shopping expeditions and [...]

Carithers Flowers is a Great Place to Start Your Holiday Decorating

If you haven’t started already, this is a good time to get rolling on your holiday decorating. Typically, the Thanksgiving holidays bring out the Christmas lights and tree. You can also start thinking about the other types of holiday decorating to do to make your house – and even, office – a bit more festive. At Carithers Flowers, we are here to help you with a wide range of Christmas décor, including wreaths, garlands, poinsettia plants, Christmas centerpieces and more! Christmas Wreaths and Décor Let’s start with dressing the house for Christmas with wreaths, garland, miniature Christmas trees and more. We have a wide range of fresh Christmas wreaths decorated in various color schemes, including red, gold, or silver. Many feature Christmas symbols like pinecones and berries. These are great to place on the front door or any of your interior doors as well as above the fireplace. For the stairwells and railings, we have fresh Christmas garlands made from mixed Evergreens. They bring the scent of Christmas to the home and add festive cheer. There are also many Christmas plants to enjoy both inside and outside the home, including decorated and lighted three-foot high Christmas trees. These are a [...]