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
Flowers are an integral part of our lives, arriving on the day of a baby's birth and having a presence through all of life's celebrations and happy occasions. However, not all occasions are full of joy, and one of the more difficult times of life is saying goodbye to a friend or loved one. Still, flowers are there to provide beauty, solace, honor and compassion. Knowing which flowers to send to the memorial service, grave site, or the family's home will make the selection of flowers easier during an emotional time. The professionals at Marco Island Florist Home & Gifts are here to assist in any way we can.
Traditional Flowers of Sympathy? The gladiolus has long been considered the traditional flower which is representative of remembrance. While the gladioli bloom has a rich history in this regard, any flower may be used for funeral arrangements. Families will often choose the deceased favorite flowers or colors to create expressions of love that are more personal and intimate. Read More about Meaningful Flowers for the Memorial Service