Posts Tagged ‘Father’s Day’

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Father’s Day Flowers for Dad

by Carol Caggiano on June 11, 2012 at 9:20 am
Arrangement of gerberas, lilies and roses

Gerbera, Lilies and Roses - Photo Courtesy Teleflora

As Father’s Day approaches I wonder how we ever got to the point where we assumed a gift of flowers or plants is more for women? When you think about it, most growers, florists, designers and gardeners are men.  And even more interestingly, many men choose flower gardening and flower arranging as a hobby totally outside of their professional careers.  I have been in the floral industry a long time, and I have never seen a man receive flowers where he did not break out in a big, face-consuming smile. I think sometimes the gift can be even more appreciated because it is unexpected.  We automatically think of flowers for Mom on Mother’s Day, but it takes a creative thought to get to the same decision for Father’s Day. Read More

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Top 5 Floral Gifts for Father’s Day

by Shelby Shy on June 13, 2011 at 9:56 am
A Fishing Floral Fantasy

A Fishing Floral Fantasy

It’s Father’s Day shopping time. Every dad is unique and special. What special gifts have you given your dad over the years?

Have you ever sent flowers? He’ll love them. A behavioral study conducted at Rutgers University shows that men who receive flowers demonstrate increased social interaction and happiness.

If you’re not sure what flowers are right for your dad, check out my Top 5 Floral Gift Suggestions for Father’s Day. Read More