Monthly Archives: March 2010
How can you tell it’s spring? Look for the littlest flowers.
As though timidly checking to see if it’s still cold out, the earliest spring flowers are small. Crocuses and snowdrops are among the first out of the ground, sometimes pushing their way up through melting snow. These hardy little blossoms don’t need to show off by being big: They’re just happy to be out there, bringing a sense of joy to those who see them.
And it is a joyous thing, isn’t it? We at daFlores think so, anyway. That first flash of color as the little bulbs unveil themselves, even the first green shoots, are a sign of hope and renewal. In many cases they are a sign of Easter, itself a festival of renewal and joy. DaFlores, of course, can supply all your Easter flower needs from our extensive floral catalog.
After the littlest flowers come the daffodils, and then it’s really spring. Even if that’s not happening in your neck of the woods, know that it will come. If you’re suffering from the winter blues or know someone else who is, a beautiful flower delivery from daFlores is sure to brighten up any day. And of course get-well flowers provide a joyous antidote to those nasty late-winter colds and flu.
DaFlores knows all about cheering up people with spring flower bouquets. We have gone through ten springs in our company already, and our family has decades of experience in the flower delivery industry. We work only with florists that share our passion and know exactly what they are doing. Between you and us, that means fresh flowers every morning and the extra something that’s added when love is part of the mix.
Treat your loved ones to a gorgeous spring flower delivery from daFlores. We have hundreds of bouquets with cheerful sun-bright blossoms and fiery tropical arrangements. There’s bound to be something that’s perfectly right for the special people in your life. We’re with you all the way and our superb customer service will help you set up your international flower delivery in no time at all.
Some send a spring flower delivery to brighten their loved ones’ days. Others go to a garden show. Garden shows crop up at this time of year, when garden flowers are at their most magnificent. The Wichita, Kansas Flower Show took place this week, with several days of displays and vendor booths lending inspiration to gardeners tired of a long, cold winter. You can use a garden show just to cheer yourself up, or set yourself a budget and equip your garden for the year ahead.
Whether you want to grow vegetables or just eye the pretty flowers, garden shows are a great place to start. Sign up for a few catalogs and you’ll also receive mail-order forays into the joys of outdoor living. Many of our daFlores.com customers appreciate a stunning garden, and spend hours grooming their yard until it’s a vibrant, wonderful oasis. We take the same attitude in our international flower delivery service, grooming through lists of florists until we find just the right ones for you.
We think that’s why they appreciate our own spring flowers so much. Remember what we just said about catalogs: Take a look at ours. You’ll see that your first step is to choose a language and country. Then you can browse by occasion and price to find the perfect bouquet. Our partner florists are passionate about what they do, and they work with fresh flowers each morning to bring you a gorgeous spring flower delivery.
While you’re wandering the halls of your local garden show, we wish you all the joy and fun that planning a garden can bring. Don’t forget your loved ones with spring birthdays, not to mention Easter and Mother’s Day. We now work in the United Kingdom, which usually has Mother’s Day a month or so earlier than the USA. Your mom will appreciate Mother’s Day flowers no matter where she lives.
Daffodil Celebration in Murphys, Calif. is a Harbinger of Spring; daFlores Prepares Spring Flower Deliveries
DaFlores.com is ready for its spring flower delivery season. So is Murphys, Calif. The weekend of 12-14 March is daffodil time in the Calaveras County historic town, home to the National Daffodil Show held at Ironside Vineyard. Quaint little Murphys is well worth a visit at any time of year, but the sight of thousands of daffodils can only enhance the experience and add a unique slant to your visit.
There will be themed daffodil displays, juried shows and a wealth of other spring flower-related adventures at the show. Heritage daffodils mingle alongside miniatures and new hybrids. Daffodils, with their cheerful bright trumpets, have inspired poetry and brightened many a hillside. The sight of these spring flowers peeping above the often still-cold ground means that warmth is well on its way. California and Florida, home to daFlores.com, may see “daffydowndillies” a little sooner than, say, Minnesota, but that sense of relief after winter is the same anywhere.
California’s Gold Country has more than one famous daffodil locale, of course. Daffodil Hill near Sutter Creek started off with just a few bulbs and has swelled into a magnificent annual display. The host farm, the McLaughlin Ranch, doesn’t see it as a commercial venture but just a way to bring a little beauty into the world. Over 300,000 daffodils spring forth at this 3000 foot attraction in the Sierra Nevada hills.
We at daFlores.com are ready for spring, too. If you know someone in a colder part of the country, why not send them a beautiful daFlores spring basket? Our international flower delivery service relies on the freshest flowers made by expert artists. We offer great bilingual customer service with local toll-free numbers in all the countries we serve.
You don’t have to wait for Mother’s Day or Easter, though we do offer special bouquets for these flower delivery occasions. Do you know someone with a March or April birthday? Or who’s tired of the winter and could use a little cheer-up in the form of a beautiful flower delivery? Then we at daFlores.com can help you out. Browse our catalog today and find a stunning array of flowers to make anybody’s day better.
International Women’s Day has been celebrated each year since 1911. The special day began as a way to recognize women whose contribution to social, political and economic life has been exceptional. International Women’s Day takes place on March 8 and a wide variety of exhibitions and events is put on to celebrate women both past and present.
In some countries, like China and Russia, International Women’s Day is a public holiday. DaFlores has a wide range of bouquets that are suitable for sending to these and other countries. An international flower delivery is a great way of recognizing the smaller but no less significant achievements of the women in your life, friends and family both.
Usually, there is a theme set by the United Nations for International Women’s Day, though this varies across the world. This year’s theme is “Equal Rights, Equal Opportunities: Progress for All.” The objective is to implement laws across the board that protect human rights and promote equality of options and opportunities.
Not everyone changes the world in a major, obvious way. Not everyone is a Madame Curie or a Susan B. Anthony. Yet across the world, every day, women are making a difference at the local, familial and individual level. Educators, mothers, counselors and an endless stream of women are why International Women’s Day came into being.
It would be entirely fitting to send the women in your life a flower delivery for International Women’s Day. DaFlores has thank-you flowers that are appropriate for family members, friends, co-workers and of course the love of your life. Simply choose the country where you want the flowers to be delivered and select from the options that come up. You can add extras like a box of chocolates or bottle of wine if you prefer, or take advantage of our bundled gifts and gift baskets.
It’s no secret that flower delivery companies like daFlores have many women as their customers. Women, it might be said, are the lifeblood of our trade. We would like to thank all our customers, past, present and future, for their support of daFlores. We are proud to serve you and proud of your achievements.