Now that spring has arrived, we are eagerly anticipating the buzzing of bees, the chirping of birds and beautiful color everywhere we look. The fresh newness of all things spring is invigorating and inspiring. Salute spring with a gorgeous bouquet of spring flowers in every room of your house home or office welcome spring with open arms when you surround yourself with beautiful spring blooms. The floral designers at Shotwell Floral & Greenhouse have created a gorgeous spring collection with a wide variety of spring blooms designed to help you welcome spring in all its glory. Read More about Start Spring With These Flowers
As International Women’s Day approaches on March 8, the floral designers at Shotwell Floral & Greenhouse are excited to support and encourage women everywhere in their efforts at gender parity. International Women’s Day is a worldwide movement that promotes gender equality in all aspects of life. This year‘s theme is Balance for Better, which promotes the idea of creating more gender balance for a better world. Who are the women in your life that work tirelessly through their leadership and positive influence on the world around them to bridge the gender gap every day? Support and encourage them with a beautiful bouquet of their favorite blooms this year. Send International Women's Day flowers to encourage her this year. Read More about Send International Women’s Day Flowers
Now that the new trends for 2019 have been forecasted, the floral designers at Shotwell Floral and Greenhouse are predicting a fabulous new way of seeing color and design. This year, of all the mesmerizing new floral trends, one of the more powerful looks is called Hear Me Roar, a bold design that highlights reds, berrys, and Orange tones with steady gray and brown undertones. Paired with clean lines and clear structure, these looks are not for the faint of heart. Find tropical flowers with modern detail and architecture among the Hear Me Roar designs this year. Read More about Mesmerizing New Floral Trends
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and that means we begin to think how we will show our love and appreciation this year. While we often think about our significant others, it’s totally appropriate to also think about the special people in our lives that just need a reminder once in a while. Your daughter, for example, is the apple of your eye- make sure she knows how much you value your relationship. Send her a beautiful bouquet of flowers or a special treat just for Valentine’s Day this year. The floral designers at Shotwell Floral & Greenhouse have some amazing pieces they can share with you for Valentine’s Day this year. Read More about Send Adoration On Valentine’s Day
Valentine’s Day is almost upon us and that means it’s time to begin thinking about how you will express yourself to your loved one or special someone this season. Think about sending flowers that communicate a special message to her this year. Depending on the style and color of the flowers you choose, you could tell her how much you appreciate her friendship, admire her strength, or how in love you are. The floral experts at Shotwell Floral & Greenhouse are designing amazing bouquets of Valentine’s Day flowers for you to send this year. Read More about Send Sentimental Affection
As the new year approaches, we begin to think about making changes in our lives that will have a positive impact on our health, happiness and relationships. The floral experts at Shotwell Floral and Greenhouse want to share with you some ways flowers can accomplish all these things.
Flowers increase creativity. Looking at your favorite colors has been proven to make you more creative. Surround yourself with your favorite flowers in blooms of your favorite hues to maximize creative flow.
Flowers reduce stress. The color green, particularly in plants and flowers, is known to reduce stress and anxiety. Lower your stress level by keeping a beautiful bouquet of flowers on your desk while you work.
Flowers can strengthen your relationships. Taking care of another living thing can make you more compassionate and more empathetic. What great treats to bring into any relationship. Read More about Inspiring New Year’s Blooms
While the holiday season is typically a joyful time of merriment and glad tidings, for many who have lost loved ones, it can be a grievous time remembering those who are no longer here. For these individuals, the Wreaths Across America wreath-laying program offers comfort in the form of ceremony. Performed originally at Arlington National Cemetery, this ceremony is now conducted in hundreds of locations across the nation and abroad. For many families of veterans, this day can be one of healing and purpose, allowing them to memorialize their fallen hero's sacrifice and service in a heart-warming tribute. The floral artisans at Shotwell Floral have a beautiful collection of patriotic Christmas flowers and wreaths dedicated to helping you celebrate the season as you see fit. Read More about Patriotic Christmas Flowers
Each year, as the holidays roll in, we find joy in the preparations of the coming season by decorating our homes. This year, consider including a beautiful do-it-yourself craft to you decor with a beautiful wooden stick Christmas tree that accents your more formal decorations beautifully. Include kids and other family members in the crafting process for a fun memory that will be shared for years to come. Take a look at the beautiful holiday floral arrangements created by the floral artisans at Shotwell Floral & Greenhouse specifically for you and your fabulous creations. Read More about Do-It-Yourself Decor
If the thought of designing a formal Thanksgiving affair is daunting to you, consider using your time off this holiday to rest and relax with family. Stay in your pajamas, order your favorite food, and simply enjoy your family. Be thankful for time off from your job or school while creating a beautiful living room or dining room ahead of time, complete with holiday decor and everything you need for a comfortable day in with family. Include a special piece from the gorgeous centerpiece collection from Shotwell Floral and Greenhouse. Read More about A Simply Beautiful Thanksgiving
Now that fall has arrived, we turn our attention to decorating and entertaining this season. The floral experts at Shotwell Floral & Greenhouse have some great ideas and gorgeous centerpieces for your fall tablescape that we’re excited to share with you.
Fill a wooden bucket or galvanized metal pot with some of the hardy plants, fruits and vegetables fall offers for a modern cornucopia.
Floating votives have never looked sweeter than when they’re actually mini-pumpkins. Carve small pumpkins and insert tea lights, then float in shallow water with a few fall leaves for a rustic fall look.
Create a fall topiary out of colorful pumpkins, gourds, artichokes, radishes, kale and plenty of fall herbs. Anything goes as you stack bowls and plates for a three-tiered display of every autumn veggie you can find. Read More about Fall Up Your Table