The Flowers & The Bees

We know by now that having a bee-friendly garden is an environmentally-responsible decision that can benefit our agricultural resources in countless ways. Encouraging bees to find a habitat in your yard or garden can be as simple as including bright colors, offering a bit of water and shade, and growing simple, single-petal flowers. Bees don’t care for complicated, but they do need hydration and a break from the sun and heat. The floral experts at Al’s Florist are glad to offer more tips on creating a beautiful outdoor space that encourages your local bee population.

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Decorating Your Space With Flowers

Your living room is not only the place where you spend a lot of your waking hours, it’s also where you entertain guests and make valuable memories with family. Your living room is such an important space, it should reflect your personality and style in every way. The floral experts at Al’s Florist recommend including a beautiful bouquet of fresh flowers or plants in your living room that compliment your style perfectly.

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Get An A On The First Day Of School

The beginning of a new school year is a great time to show off how much you already know, as you anticipate learning even more in the coming year. A new teacher, new classroom, new friends all mean a fresh start. Set yourself apart from the crowd and show off how smart you are by bringing your new teacher a beautiful bouquet of flowers from Al’s Florist. Bonus points for finding out her favorite flowers before the school year even starts!

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A Crop Of Nearby Flower Events

Enjoying a beautiful bouquet of flowers can be a calming and inspiring experience. Enjoying flowers you’ve grown yourself can be even more invigorating. If you love growing your own plants and flowers, or want to learn where to start, try checking out a local horticultural festival. The experts at Al’s Florist have found a few in our area to grab your attention.

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Fresh Flowers For Longer

Whether you’re one to buy yourself flowers once in a while, or you have received a bouquet from someone else, chances are you hope to make the arrangement last as long as possible. With some flowers, this is a straightforward endeavor, while with others, there are a few tricks that will ensure success. The floral experts at Al’s Florist & Gifts have some great tips to help you maintain a gorgeous bouquet of flowers every time.

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How To Go To Paris Without Leaving Your House

Anyone who’s ever been to Paris will remember the beauty of fresh flowers everywhere one looks- in windowsills, hanging in baskets, being sold in street markets. If you know someone who’s fallen in love with Paris, remind them of the joy of this magical city with flowers you would find in France. While they may not be able to revisit Paris in person whenever they like, Al’s Florist & Gifts can help them return in their imagination with treasures that are reminiscent of the City of Lights.

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True Blue Flowers For The Fourth

Independence Day is approaching, giving us the opportunity to reflect on the great privilege we enjoy in our lives of liberty. How will you enjoy your Fourth of July this year? If you’re gathering with friends and family to grill or picnic while watching fireworks, be sure to include a patriotic display of flowers that will bring joy and beauty to the overall celebration. The floral designers at Al’s Florist have created some beautiful bouquets that will bless those at your gathering while reminding them of the great sacrifice behind Independence Day.

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Pair These Flowers With Your Summertime Dinner

Summer is here, and along with bright colors, warm temperatures and chilled drinks, this is the perfect time to host elegant brunches in the garden or sophisticated dinners on the patio. To create the perfect summer table for entertaining, be sure to include some touches of class with stunning flowers and creative decor. The design experts at Al’s Florist are here to help you mix and match the perfect flowers with your tableware and linens.

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It’s Wedding Month, Swooning Yet?

Ah June, which brings us summer (officially, that is), and all those chances to attend weddings, whether they’re on the beach or under air. June is the busiest month for weddings, which explains all of those anniversaries. Al’s Florist knows a thing or two about wedding flowers—we provide them—and we’re no stranger to anniversary bouquets, either. We can guide you to the perfect one that speaks to the unique character of your relationshi, or that is filled with flowers symbolic of the number of years you’ve been married. We can even design a piece that makes use of the blooms your bride carried during your wedding.

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