A Plant Gift For The Super Ladies

Can’t decide what to give your super ladies this Nurses Appreciation and Teachers Appreciation Week? Since both fall May 6 through 12, no doubt you’ve got a lot of wonder women to remember. Flowers of Charlotte has the perfect gift for those intrepid women who educate, nurture, inspire and otherwise empower the rest of us.

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Cultivate A Garden For Earth Day

Earth Day is rolling back around soon, and Flowers of Charlotte is here to ask, “How will you celebrate?”

On April 22, our Charlotte community will enthusiastically join the global community to promote environmental awareness and good stewardship of our beautiful planet. Festivals, recycling drives, clean-ups, tree plantings and even tree climbing competitions are scheduled to run, so you really have your pick of ways to honor the Earth. As you take part, remember to cultivate your own patch of the planet by bringing into your home some of Mother Nature’s most beautiful riches in the form of flowers and plants.

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Revive The Desktops In Your Office

Flowers of Charlotte wants to call attention to the plight of sad desks everywhere, which, after a long winter, may be looking pretty poor. We’re calling upon work places to take stock of the state of their work surfaces, and if they’re dismal, disappointing or otherwise in distress, to do something about it. It’s time for a refresh, and to top those desks and other surfaces—meeting tables, reception areas, common tables—with fresh new flowers and plants.

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Take A Deep Breath And Refresh

Flowers of Charlotte knows that you may be embarking on a deep clean of your house this spring—many of us are, too. As you’re bagging up the clothes from the closet that no longer fit and getting every last dust ball out from under the bed, don’t forget the crowning glory to your successful clean: new plants and flowers. Along with making everything feel fresh and new again, flowers and plants literally clean the air, helping to make your purified home, well, even purer.

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The Prettiest Easter Basket

There is so much beauty in Easter, from the dyed pastel eggs and images of bunnies and chickens, to the brightly-wrapped baskets and the table full of traditional foods. We here at Flowers of Charlotte are inspired by the season’s emphasis on freshness and rebirth, and it’s easy for us to reflect that spirit. After all, we work with flowers. To us, there’s no better gift to give this Easter than a basket full of not candy but blooms.

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Get Starry-Eyed For Fragrant Stargazers

Here at Flowers of Charlotte, we try to appreciate the whole flower. What do we mean? Well, we’re not just in it for the looks. When we design, we consider the incredible variety of characteristics each flower brings to the entire design, and one of the biggest features we think about is fragrance. Every flower has a scent, but those are not created equally. We blend scents the way we do colors and textures.

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A Classic Spring Bouquet

Have you been waiting all winter for spring to arrive? We at Flowers of Charlotte get it, and we’re here to help.

We can’t make it warmer any faster or stretch out the days any longer, but we can provide you with the best flowers of the season. They’re already appearing in our bins and on our shelves, showcasing nature’s glory and inviting us to work them into fresh new designs.

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Purple Flowers For International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day falls on March 8 this year and gives us all the chance to honor the remarkable women in our lives and to celebrate their achievements, and we’re not alone, with over 100 countries doing the same right along with us. Many cultures have specific floral giving traditions for this day—in Italy, they give yellow mimosa flowers—but here in the States, it’s wide open. We at Flowers of Charlotte do have some thoughts about what you might give though in order to really make an impression this IWD.

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Flowers That Beg To Be Bought

We’ve all been there—enticed by flowers so gorgeous that we have to take them home. Flowers of Charlotte knows how easy it is to fall in love with a particular design, or to wait all year for the season that brings your favorite flower, just so you can grab the first of its kind that you see. But we also think that buying flowers for yourself, simply for the pleasure of enjoying them and attached to no special occasion, is a real aspect of self-care.

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How Flowers Can Make Moments Matter

Flowers of Charlotte is aware that there are dozens of unique reasons to give flowers to the ones you love. In fact, some of our favorite floral exchanges have nothing to do with a major holiday or event—they’re personal occasions that have meaning for you and yours. This is when flowers really matter, when you use them to create a memory or to preserve one.

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