Category Archives: Mother’s Day

Celebrate Mother’s Day with these Homemade Gift Ideas


Happy Mother’s Day!! Today is the day to show your mom how wonderful and special she is! Just about every mother will receive flowers today, including yours, and that’s wonderful! Flowers are beautiful and will make her happy. But being … Continue reading

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Tips to Extend the Life of Your Mother’s Day Flowers


If you are reading this, chances are that you, and just about every other mother, will be receiving flowers for Mother’s Day! Lucky you! But as you know, as beautiful as fresh cut flowers are, they do not last forever. … Continue reading

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Best Flowering Houseplants for Mother’s Day


So while we still think flowers are the perfect gift for Mother’s Day, we think that houseplants are another great choice! First of all, houseplants are longer lasting than fresh cut flowers. Secondly, houseplants are known to clean the indoor … Continue reading

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Best Flowers for Mother’s Day


Flowers for Mother’s Day may be cliched and predictable, but they really are the perfect Mother’s Day gift! Mother’s Day is the busiest time of the year for florists because we all know you can’t go wrong with a beautiful … Continue reading

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Taking the Bugs Out of Moms Blooms


The majority of cut flowers for sell in North America are flown in from Colombia, Ecuador, Holland & New Zealand. Miami handles the large majority of these imports, California is 2nd. Last week alone nearly 3.5 million flowers arrived in … Continue reading

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Flowers & Childhood Memories


The first “flowers” I can remember as a child were the pretty yellow ones that grow wild and abundantly for every child to pick and go happily home to present them to their mothers. These “flowers” were usually taken and … Continue reading

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The most popular flowers for Mother’s Day


Mother’s Day is almost upon us! Flowers are the most popular gift for mothers, but do you know which flowers are the most purchased for Mother’s Day? Here’s a list of the top ten: 1. Carnations – specifically white carnations … Continue reading

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Some hints for Mother’s Day


First rule, order early!  Mother’s Day is the single busiest week in the retail flower industry so the earlier you order the more options you will have and the more likely you are to get your Mom a particular flower … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day, Right around the corner


Every year on the second Sunday of May, we take time to remember a special lady in our lives-MOM! This year, Mother’s Day falls on May 8, 2011 (or at least in Canada and the United States it does). So … Continue reading

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