Category: Flower Tips

Choosing the Right Bouquet for Your Party

Choosing the Right Bouquet for Your Party

The holiday season is quickly approaching, which means it will soon be time to host a variety of parties and celebrations. Flowers are the perfect addition to accessorize your table setting, but with so many options it can be difficult to land on a specific bouquet. Your flower choice should always enhance the theme of… Read more »

Celebrating Sweetest Day with Your Love

Celebrating Sweetest Day with Your Love

This American holiday, Sweetest Day is celebrated on the third Saturday in October each year and is coming up fast – this year celebrated on Oct. 19th. Sweetest Day dates back to 1922 when Herbert Birch Kingston, a candymaker in Cleveland, Ohio, decided to distribute candy and small gifts to orphans, people confined to their… Read more »

Best Flowers For Fall Weddings

Fall Wedding Flowers

Fall is an extremely popular season for weddings. The weather is just right-not too hot, not too cold, and the beautiful Autumn leaves create the perfect backdrop for a Fall wedding. When it comes to flowers there are many different options to choose from. Here are a few flower options perfect for a Fall wedding:… Read more »

Choosing the Right Flowers for the Occasion

There are many different occasions where flowers are a necessary element. From gift-giving to weddings you can pretty much buy flowers for any event. Although there are many opportunities to buy flowers, not everyone knows which flowers work best with a specific occasion.    Events like weddings and anniversaries are the type of occasion that… Read more »

Signs of Overwatering/ Underwatering in Houseplants

Signs of Overwatering/ Underwatering in Houseplants

There are many benefits to having plants in your home. They help to purify the air, reduce stress, reduce your chances of getting sick, and help you breathe better. Although plants are so great for us, it can be hard to maintain their overall health.  Maybe you forgot to water your peace lily for a… Read more »

Preserving Your Flower Bouquets

Preserving Your Flower Bouquets

Flowers are beautiful gift to give to your loved one, but what happens when they begin to wilt and become unsightly? Most people don’t know how to care for flowers once they have them which is the key reason why most bouquets end up dying on a dining room table until they are ultimately thrown… Read more »

Flowers for Father’s Day

Flowers for Father’s Day

This special day is dedicated to dads, grandfathers, uncles, and any special man in your life. Father’s Day is a time to celebrate fathers across the world for all they do to positively impact the lives of their children. Often times, people don’t realize the sacrifices and hard work that goes in to being a… Read more »

Why You Should Talk to Your Plants

Why You Shoul Talk to You Plants

Just like any living creature, plants need “food” and water to survive, but these complex living organisms thrive with the help of other elements like sunlight, compost, and… a good talking-to? Many horticulturalists believe that talking to your plants can result in better growth cycles. According to a study conducted by MythBusters, plants that were… Read more »

Fresh Florals that are Allergy Friendly

Unfortunately, fresh flowers often prove to be unpleasant to people with pollen allergies. However, all is not lost for the people that get sneezy in the presence of some florals. Many allergy-friendly floral alternatives offer allergy sufferers a simple, sneeze-free way to enjoy fresh floral arrangements. Lilies As a pollen-free blossom, lilies lack the substance… Read more »

Benefits of Ordering from Your Local Florist

Fresh Floral Arrangement at Coles Flowers

Flowers bring joy and light into the world, making them the most suitable, all-purpose decoration and a gorgeous gift for any loved one. Although you can often find flowers at numerous locations throughout your town, there are many benefits to ordering from your local florist. Fresh Florals Local florists focus solely on taking care of… Read more »