The days are getting longer and temperatures are growing warmer, which means that it will soon be spring in Yonkers and White Plains. Nothing makes a home feel spring-clean and refreshed quite like a lovely bouquet of sweet-smelling flowers. At… Read More about Spring Flowers To Perfume Your House »
Let's be honest, one of the most enchanting things about flowers is their fragrance. And while it's true that not all flowers are created equal when it comes to their top notes, every flower exudes a distinct scent. Flowers are like people, no two smell alike. The variation is, well, intoxicating. Blossom Flower Shops thinks of spring as a prime occasion to create designs that celebrate the fragrance of flowers. Read More about Falling For The Fragrance Of Flowers »
Blossom Flower Shops is looking ahead to March 21, when they tell us spring starts. It may be a bit later for us than that---we can't imagine our gardens suddenly bursting into action, for one---but there's absolutely no reason we can't convince ourselves that it's spring inside our home and work spaces. And how do we do that? With flowers and plants. Or flowering plants. Read More about Blossom Along With Us This Spring »
If you love peonies, you know that there are no other flowers quite like them. And late spring is the time of the year that we see these lavish blooms in abundance, so if you are a peony aficionado, now is your chance to order a big bouquet of these amazing flowers! Whether to give on a special occasion or simply to fill your home with beauty, give Blossom Flower Shops a call. Our floral designers will create an extravagant bouquet of fresh spring seasonal florals - featuring, of course, luxurious spring peonies.
Did You Know? Peonies grow naturally in Asia, Southern Europe, and Western North America. They are considered the floral symbol of China and are the state flower of Indiana. Read More about Spring Peonies and Floral Designs »
Posted by Kevin Kegan on May 11, 2017
| Last Updated: May 15, 2017
When it is cold outside and there is snow on the ground, we often dream of springtime. The good news is, the season of warming trends and sunshine is quickly approaching - the even better news is that you can bring all the beauty of New York spring flowers into your home or office today, with a seasonal floral design from Blossom Flower Shops.
Fun Fact - Almost more eager than we are for the spring thaw is the delicate crocus. This small but mighty flower is one of the first harbingers of the imminent spring, many times even pushing up through snow cover in its haste to bloom! Read More about Seasonal Spring Flowers Have Arrived »
Posted by Kevin Kegan on February 16, 2017
| Last Updated: February 21, 2017
Mardi Gras dates back thousands of years to pagan celebrations of spring and fertility, When Rome adopted Christianity, the popular local traditions were integrated into the new faith. The wild revelry of Mardi Gras thus became a prelude to Lent, the 40 days of penance between Ash Wednesday and Easter Sunday. On the day before Ash Wednesday, revelers would feast on all of the meat, eggs, milk, and cheese they had in their homes to prepare for weeks of fasting, inspiring the name Fat Tuesday. Read More about Mardi Gras Festivities »
Posted by Kevin Kegan on February 10, 2017
| Last Updated: February 21, 2017