Ancient Aztecs were the first to cultivate the flower we know as poinsettias.
The biggest shopping season of the year is upon us. While it’s always important to support small businesses, this year it matters even more, as so many are still trying to recover from the impact of the pandemic. Local shops that have survived this trying time are hopeful and preparing for a big holiday season.
Thanksgiving floral arrangements are often displayed in a cornucopia. Have you ever wondered why? What is a cornucopia and how did it become a common holiday centerpiece?
Sunflowers may be staples of summer because of their bright yellow color and large round shape resembling the sun, but they also work beautifully in fall floral arrangements.
Chrysanthemums, often just called mums, are one of the most popular blooms in the world, second only to roses. But you have to be careful when talking with a florist about "mums" because there is the button mum, chrysanthemum, spider mum, and the list goes on.