engagement-couple-rocks-purple-shirt-40306 Symbolism of Flowers

Particularly during the Victorian era, symbolism was an important part of the courting process.  Flowers had significant meanings and when a beau gave one, it was his own sort of hidden message to his sweetheart. When you plan your floral... Read More

engagement-couple-walking-apple-orchard-81469 Flowers by Season

Depending upon where you live and your shipping costs, it could be that you don’t have to worry much about the seasonality of flowers. However, here is a brief guide by season, so that you can be aware of which... Read More

reception-table-red-white-candles-139488 Floral Donations

Particularly at religious venues, wedding flower arrangements are often left there, as an additional donation to the church or synagogue. With this in mind, make sure that you don’t offend by having someone take the flowers with you to also... Read More

13 Ask the Editor: Florist vs. Floral Designer

Are floral designers more experienced or qualified than florists? Monica, Kissimmee, FL No, they are usually two different jobs and you should not infer anything about experience or qualifications in comparing them.  Typically, florists work out of their own shop.... Read More