Grandparents Day is celebrated on the first Sunday after Labor Day. With this special holiday quickly approaching, it’s time to think of great ways grandchildren can express their love and devotion to grandparents. Sending a beautiful floral bouquet, long-lasting plant design or a special gift basket to grandparents is a wonderful way to remind them that you care. Remember that the professionals at Marco Island Florist deliver throughout the Marco Island area, including private residences and assisted living facilities. For ideas about activities kids and grandparents can do together, take a look at some of the ideas we’ve listed here. Read More about Express Your Love On Grandparents Day »
The Fourth of July is a wonderful time of celebration. We celebrate American traditions, enjoy our heritage of freedom and independence, and get together with friends and family. For example, we love to have backyard barbecues or gather for fireworks displays. When you do, be sure to include gorgeous patriotic flowers in your home decor or as centerpieces for your get-together. Flowers tie any event together. So, the floral artisans at Marco Island Florist has some beautiful patriotic blooms for the Fourth of July this year. Read More about Celebrate American Heritage on The Fourth of July »
Father’s Day only comes once a year and this is a wonderful time to celebrate all of the men in your life. Whether it’s your dad, stepdad, grandfather or another amazing man who fills a father figure role for you, make sure he knows how special he is to you at Father’s Day and always. A great way to do this is with a beautiful plant or floral design, a tasty gourmet snack basket or another fabulous gift that has his name written all over it. The design experts at Marco Island Florist have created some amazing designs specifically for dad at Father’s Day this year. Take a look at our great dad collection and choose something perfect for your dad. Read More about Tasty Treats Just For Dad »
As Memorial Day is upon us we think about that occasional need for sympathy or funeral flowers. While this is a difficult time, often sending flowers to a grieving family can be a source of comfort and show of sympathy for the pain and loss they are enduring. The floral designers at Marco Island Florist have a variety of funeral flowers as well as sympathy flowers that are appropriate to send during this time of mourning. Take a look at our collection and find something you know will lift hearts and comfort those who are grieving. Read More about Send Soothing Sympathy Flowers »
It’s almost time to celebrate some of the most special people in the world. Mother’s Day is right around the corner and this is a fabulous time to let moms everywhere know how special they are to us. The mothers you know spend their time and energy dedicating themselves to their families and children. They deserve to be reminded of what a special, unique role they play in our lives. The floral designers at Marco Island Florist have created some amazing Mother’s Day flowers just for your mom. Read More about Special Blooms for Special Moms »
"The beautiful spring came, and when nature resumes her loveliness, the human soul is apt to revive also."
~Harriet Ann Jacobs
Spring has sprung and with it comes the anticipation of Easter and all of its delights. While we look forward to beautiful pastel-colored Easter eggs in treat-filled baskets overflowing with delights from the Easter Bunny, we are also excited to see gorgeous flowers! Spring flowers announce the arrival of spring and all of its glory. Tulips are an excellent way to do this because they represent new life and new beginnings each spring. Talk to the floral designers at Marco Island Florist about all of our great spring designs for Easter and spring. Read More about Beautiful Tulips For Easter »
Valentine’s Day is almost here and we love to celebrate love and romance with our significant others, but don’t forget about your best friend! She's the person who is always there for you. She will listen to all of your stories and always gives the best advice. Send her something amazing and special that she would never buy for herself at Valentine’s Day this year to let her know how much you treasure your friendship. The floral designers at Marco Island Florist have created some amazing gift baskets and floral designs specifically for you to send at Valentine’s Day this year. Read More about Send a Special Treat On Valentine’s Day »
With Valentine’s Day just around the corner it’s time to start thinking about how you will let your sweetheart know how much she means to you. This is a wonderful chance to express yourself and showcase your emotions for your loved ones. The flowers you send often convey a particular message for you. Some flowers, depending on their color, can stand for love, romance, desire, enthusiasm, or even simply friendship. The floral designers at Marco Island Florist are creating some gorgeous designs for you to choose from this Valentine’s Day. Read More about Send Valentine’s Love »
The New Year is a fabulous time to evaluate our lives and find ways to improve our health, expand our thinking and strengthen relationships. The floral experts at Marco Island Florist believe all of these things can be done by filling your world with flowers. Here's why:
Flowers encourage creativity. Being surrounded by colors you love is a quick, easy way to boost creative thought. Fill your office or home with blooms in your favorite colors to open your mind to new ways of seeing the world.
Flowers encourage strong relationships. Caring for another living being is a sure way to increase compassion, empathy and a focus on other people, leading to stronger, more substantial relationships with the people around you.
Flowers reduce stress and improve focus. Between their air purifying qualities and the research showing how greenery lowers stress levels, it just makes sense to keep beautiful flowers and plants in your home or office. By breathing cleaner air and reducing stress, you'll find yourself more focused and capable throughout the day. Read More about Inspired in the New Year »
During the holiday season, honoring our fallen veterans and paying tribute to their amazing service to our nation is an important way to bring meaning and purpose to their absence during the holidays. This Christmas, consider participating in a Christmas wreath ceremony in which holiday wreaths are placed on the grave sites of fallen heroes. The Wreaths Across America ceremony started at Arlington National Cemetery and is now conducted across the nation and abroad. The floral designers at Marco Island Florist have created a beautiful collection of holiday wreaths to choose from. Read More about Christmas Wreath Ceremonies »