June is a wonderful time to get married, and as it turns out, many people agree. It is by far the most popular time to get married, owing to its generally temperate climate and the invitation it offers to take some time away from work, to travel and to relax. Everything seems more festive and a bit brighter in June, and the flowers that bloom during this time of year seem to capture the month's spirit, if you ask us here at Blossom Flower Shops. You may be one of the many married couples who has an anniversary coming up this month, or have a couple close to you whose anniversary you would like to remember. And for that, we point you to garden roses. Read More about Garden Roses For June Anniversaries »
When you think of flowers and romance, you may think of your anniversary or Valentine's Day. But did you know that the entire month of August is dedicated to romance as well? What an awesome opportunity to surprise the one you love with an expression of devotion and passion when they least expect it. Blossom Flower Shops is here to help you to celebrate your love all month, and all year round, with flowers and gifts sure to make their heart flutter. To further celebrate National Romance Month, we thought we would share a few facts about love that you may find interesting, as well as recommendations for the ultimate romantic blooms.
Will You Marry Me? The very first diamond engagement ring was reportedly given by the Archduke Maximillian of Austria to his intended, Mary of Burgundy. The year was 1477. Since then, there have been many traditions surrounding engagements, but many have been falling by the wayside in recent years. For instance, only one in five men will drop to one knee to pop the question; and less than 5% of prospective brides or grooms seek the approval of their parents before getting engaged. Read More about Romance Month Flowers & Gifts »