Teleflora Blog

may 2011

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May 31, 2011 | Floral Trends

Rose named in honor of actress Natasha Richardson

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The late actress Natasha Richardson who died following a ski accident in 2009 has been honored by having a flower named after her. [... Read More ]

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May 26, 2011 | Floral Trends

Groups beautify cities with flowers

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Recent studies have shown that fresh flowers have the ability to induce happiness and improve mood. With this, as well as the fact that blooms can add instant beauty and fragrance to any environment, in mind, volunteers in cities across the nation recently set out to plant many varieties of blooms. [... Read More ]

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May 25, 2011 | Flower Gifts, Holiday Flowers

Honor a veteran with flowers this Memorial Day

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Many recognize Memorial Day by buying and wearing small red poppies to honor veterans. [... Read More ]

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May 24, 2011 | Floral Trends

Demand for flowers rising in India

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Fresh flowers are becoming more common in India, according to a recent Reuters article. [... Read More ]

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May 23, 2011 | Flower Gifts

Woman receives flowers from a stranger

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Studies have shown that fresh flowers have the ability to induce happiness in people. According to Rutgers University researchers, getting a flower arrangement or gift bouquet has been found to instantly improve mood and create other positive emotions. [... Read More ]

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May 23, 2011 | Floral Trends

Pop star bans carnations on tour

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Pop star Katy Perry is known for her catchy songs and outrageous fashions. She may soon also be known as a picky celebrity after the website TheSmokingGun.com revealed details of the starlet's demands for her upcoming tour. [... Read More ]

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May 18, 2011 | Flower Gifts, Holiday Flowers

Flowers can brighten dad's day

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We all know that sending flower gifts is popular for Mother's Day. According to the American Society of Florists, Mother's Day accounts for one-quarter of the floral purchases made for holidays, and that 27 percent of adults typically buy flowers or plants to mark the holiday. But why not send dad some spring flowers, a potted plant or another flower gift for Father's Day? [... Read More ]

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May 18, 2011 | Parties and Events

Rain delays Lilac Festival

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It seems that April showers may indeed bring May flowers ? as well as more rain! Soggy weather in the Northeast has caused a three-day delay in the opening of Rochester, New York's, annual Lilac Festival. [... Read More ]

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May 17, 2011 | Flower Gifts

Flowers help recognize accomplishments

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The spring season is officially here. In addition to warmer weather, longer days and blooming flowers, the spring is also known as graduation season and recital season. [... Read More ]

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May 16, 2011 | Floral Trends

Flowers that heal

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A recent study conducted at Rutgers University has proven that flowers have the power to positively impact one's mood and can help induce happiness. [... Read More ]