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Say it with Flowers: Using Color to Express Your Sentiment

Flowers have long been a great way to express yourself when words fail you. These natural symbols have become synonymous with different occasions or ways we want to tell others about how we feel. With those flowers, the power of color within those flowers furthers those sentiments.

C2Red

Red has always been associated with romantic love, desire, and seduction. This is because it’s the closest way to symbolize the heart and a great way to show your love to a special someone. Red roses, tulips, and carnations are often used.C2

Orange

Orange is the color of joy and happiness with the sense of warmth shining through. These are great for birthdays, celebrations, get-well sentiments and just-because moments. Orange tulips are always a great choice.

Pink

Pink represents innocence and playfulness with some sense of love as well as femininity. These are great for new additions to the family, birthdays, anniversaries and love. Some favorite pink flowers include carnations, roses, and chrysanthemums.

Yellow

Synonymous with friendship, yellow flowers also symbolize compassion, trust, and respect. They are often used for workplace and friendship occasions. Some favorite yellow flowers include tulips, roses, daffodils, lilacs and chrysanthemums.C2

Green

Green represents nature and also good fortune as well as harmony and balance. Some great examples of green flowers are the calla lily and hydrangea. It’s a good choice when sending a get-well bouquet.

Blue

As a calming color they are often used to represent trust, sympathy, or wishes for better health. One of the most beautiful blue flowers is hydrangea.c4

Purple

Purple symbolizes grace, elegance, regality and refinement as well as romance, mystery, and creativity. There are numerous kinds of purple flowers that you can use to send messages for birthdays, congratulations, and love.

White

White represents purity and innocence as well as perfection and honesty. White carnations, roses, daisies, orchids and calla lilies work well for bridal showers and weddings, anniversaries, and often for funerals or sympathy messages.

Mixed Colors

Lastly, when you mix colors in a flower arrangement or bouquet, you are offering many sentiments in one through numerous symbols. This could be a way to show love, friendship, best wishes, and care and concern all rolled into one floral gift.c5

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Come work with our floral designers to share your sentiment with those you want to send flowers to. We can come up with the perfect way to show your emotions during times of joy, sadness, celebration and reflection.

Plant a Flower Day on March 12th

C1Saturday, March 12th is Plant a Flower Day, which offers a way to give back to Nature who provides us with such incredible beauty. This is a good way to get involved in community gardens located throughout Atlanta or even to start your own. Of course, you can also plant a flower in your own garden or create a hanging planter for your apartment balcony or patio.C2

Another great way to celebrate Plant a Flower Day is to gift yourself or someone special with flowers on that day. We’re a great source for the freshest flowers at a great price.

With spring flowers now available at our Atlanta flower shop, you can ring in the spring season that is just weeks away on Sunday, March 20th. One of our customers’ favorites is the tulip, which we have shipped from our tulip farm partners in Holland.C3

We have many colors of tulips available, including red, purple, pink, yellow and white. One of the most beautiful colors we have to offer is the Tuscany Orange tulip, which is a bold and warm color sure to light up a room.

Our spring flower collection offers a great selection of tulip arrangements. Here a few examples of some of the more unique ways you can celebrate these special flowers on Plant a Flower Day:C4

  • Chic Tulips includes 30 Holland tulips in a leaf-lined glass vase. The variety of colors creates a special display.
  • Dutch Tulips & California Daisies combines pastel gerbera daisies with boldly colored Holland tulips in this sweet flower arrangement.
  • Pretty in Pink offers an array of flower varieties that includes tulips in a stunning pink hue.
  • Springtime Blooms’ Centerpiece features tulips and garden flowers like garden roses and full-bloom hydrangea along with blooming branches in a rectangular glass vase.C5

Call, visit, or order online today for this special day that celebrates Nature! We hand deliver throughout the Atlanta area as well as across the country.

Enjoy Our Farm-Fresh Flower Market, Farm-Direct Bouquets

C1We offer something truly unique for our customers in hand delivering bulk flowers to your door.

These farm-fresh flowers are an ideal way to add the beauty of flowers to your space while enjoying the best value with wholesale pricing.

Our flowers come from high-quality farms that share our philosophy for quality and that provide only the best flowers available.

C2It’s a great solution to offer weekly fresh beautiful flowers for different applications like:

  • Interior Design
  • Luxury Home Décor
  • Homes for Sale
  • Corporate Lobby and Public Spaces
  • Restaurants
  • Hotels and Resorts
  • Commercial Spaces

Flowers are a beautiful way to add color, depth, and texture to a room or space, providing a welcoming and warm atmosphere for visitors and often enhancing the existing décor and design.

We service many businesses throughout the Atlanta area that have enjoyed our weekly service for years, noting that it has added something special to their businesses.

Not only does it add to the look of their space, but they also believe that the hand delivery service we offer saves them time and encourages them to include flowers when they might not have otherwise done so.

Year-round and seasonal varieties of flowers are available. For example, we currently have the following choices:C4

  • Hydrangea
  • Sunflowers
  • Long-stem Roses
  • Birds of Paradise
  • Mokara Orchids
  • Gerbera Daisies
  • Lisianthis
  • Cymbidium Orchids
  • Oriental Lilies
  • Calla Lilies
  • Phaleonopsis Orchids

You can tell us just how many bunches you need and specify the color while we do the rest for you.C3

Of course, you can also talk to us about special requests.

All it takes is an order by phone by calling 404-418-7443 or by visiting any of our Atlanta flower shops. Then, you can have bulk flower delivery in just two to three days direct from the flower farms that we partner with. Contact us now to learn more!

What Type of Flower is Appropriate for What Occasion?

march17c1Flowers have always offered a lot of meaning with different varieties symbolizing various feelings. Since many flowers do carry so much symbolism, it is important to consider these meanings when planning to include them in a special occasion like a holiday, event, or party. Here we have put together some of the most common flowers, their meanings and where they might be used.

Weddings and Anniversaries

Seasonal flowers work best for weddings as these tend to coordinate well with the theme of the wedding and the season when it is held. For weddings and anniversaries, it does not necessarily matter what type of flower you use; just make sure it is something that fits your personal style and taste. Of course, roses always represent love and are traditionally a favorite anniversary flower arrangement.jan12c2

Christmas

The poinsettia is traditionally seen at Christmas as is the amaryllis and the Christmas cactus. You will also see red berries and many red and white flower combinations.

Easter

Most often seen at Easter are the calla lily as well as other white flowers, including white roses and carnations.

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving brings a bounty of fall flowers in rich, deep hues, including roses, carnations, alstromeria, lilies, monte casino, marigolds, gerbera daisies, chrysanthemums and wheat.zoom_zoomHappyHolidays1310154444913120264744  jl

Friendship Day

Since yellow is the color of friendship, you will most often see yellow roses given on this special day.

Valentine’s Day

The most often seen flower on Valentine’s Day is the rose, mostly in shades of red. However, in recent years, other flowers have been requested more often, including tulips and orchids.

Mother’s Day

Moms love all types of flowers. Most often, you will see roses, tulips, carnations and lilies for Mother’s Day as well as orchids and mixed bouquet or flower arrangement.feb25c1

Father’s Day

Dads may not be into flowers as much as mom, so a tropical flower arrangement or flowering arrangement is a good idea.

New Baby

Any brightly colored flowers, often seen in a gender-specific hue are, are a great way to welcome the new bundle of joy.

Sympathy and Funeral

Sending flowers in sympathy or for a funeral can be difficult as it is such a sensitive and emotional time. The best flowers are often white carnations, roses, daisies and gladiolas.april30c2

Graduation

With so many graduations here, it is a good time to choose a graduation lei made of orchids or some type of flower arrangement that represents your grad’s school colors.

Whatever you choose, you are sure not to go wrong when you put your heart into what you are giving for that special occasion. Of course, our floral design team is also available to help you by making suggestions and creating a custom arrangement that represents you and the recipient.

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