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Wednesday, May 5, 2021
How (and Why) to Choose a Local Florist

Mother's Day is coming up this weekend, May 9th, and it's a popular holiday to send flowers. Whether you're well versed in flowers or rarely order bouquets, navigating online flower ordering can be challenging! We'd like to share with you our number one way to get the most out of your floral order and tips to navigate floral websites...


Monday, April 19, 2021
Dish Gardens For Any Occasion

Designed with an assortment of green and blooming plants and planted in a keepsake planter or pot, dish gardens are colorful, interesting, and an easy-to-care-for houseplant option!


Friday, April 16, 2021
5 Out of the Box Centerpiece Ideas We Love

If there is one thing we love about creating floral concepts for our bridal clients, it's dreaming up expressive tablescapes. Centerpieces set the scene, create ambiance and have the ability to make or break your reception space - plus, they are the perfect way to bring together all of the elements that make your wedding day unique. Truly, the options are endless!

Whether you're planning a wedding or other celebration (post-pandemic bash, anyone?) here are just a few looks we're loving right now...


Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Great Greens

Greenery is often the least appreciated aspect of floral arrangements, but we've got reasons to change your mind about foliage! Greens can add structure and support to an arrangement, they can also create a base or "grid" to insert stems and support blooms. Greenery provides interesting texture, movement and even color!


Thursday, April 8, 2021
Principles of Design for Florals and More!

Whether you're arranging fresh cut flowers or creating a new garden bed, following some basic principles can help you level up your designs! As florists, we lean into these guidelines to help us create unique floral arrangements that bring out the best in every bloom, but they can be applied to almost any aesthetic project.


Thursday, April 1, 2021
Join the Club!

As we begin to transition into more colorful days ahead, consider adding a monthly dose of fresh blooms to your life with our monthly floral subscription! Here's all the buzz about Farmhouse Floral's Bouquet of the Month Club...


Thursday, March 25, 2021
10 Fun Facts About Tulips

Tulips are a spring favorite among our designers at Farmhouse Floral! We love them for their abundant colors and varieties as well as their clean lines and simplicity. The wide range of bright colors will add vibrancy to mixed flower arrangements and add a touch that is quintessentially spring. Designed on their own, they offer a style that is fresh and timeless. If you need more reason than that to anticipate their arrival in your garden, here are ten fun facts about tulips to enjoy...


Thursday, March 18, 2021
5 Ways to Make Your Fresh Flower Arrangement Last

Part of what makes flowers so special, whether they're in nature, your garden or in a vase on your kitchen table, is that their beauty is fleeting. They're a tiny lesson in impermanence, a reminder to enjoy the present. With that said, it's still nice to enjoy their beauty as long as possible, so here are a few tips to make your cut flowers last...


Thursday, March 11, 2021
The Language of Flowers

If you've ever sent flowers to a budding romantic interest, you may have questioned whether to send red roses, pink roses, yellow roses (or no roses!) lest they be interpreted to say something you're not trying to say... While many might laugh at this dilemma and say something like "Flowers are flowers! Just send what's beautiful!" there is some history behind exactly this quandary...