Online orders may be placed 7 days a week, 24 hours a day but are reviewed and processed only during the retail shop's normal business hours. The retail shop, located at Lutheran General Hospital, is open from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. Our shop is closed on Sundays and major holidays. If you have questions regarding hours, holidays observed, delivery times or any other information, please call us at 847-723-8727 or e-mail us at AHC-FlowerShop@advocatehealth.com.
Are you one to have a difficult time expressing the emotions you feel in writing? Well, let me tell you something...you're not alone! There are so many people that rather express what they feel in actual spoken words, but sometimes having that little unexpected note makes the occasion even more special. So, here are a few card message ideas you can use to accompany the floral piece you choose to send this month!

Because Bouq’s bouquets are shipped directly from farms around the world, you have limited options for same-day delivery. That said, we found their pricing more than fair. Their same-day bouquets were the cheapest of all our finalists, ranging from $40-$60. Pricing was also straightforward: Bouqs wraps shipping costs into its advertised bouquet pricing, which meant no sticker shock once we checked out. (Compare this the to the $36 fee that 1-800-Flowers added at the last minute.)

Whether you want to send a thoughtful funeral flower arrangement, anniversary flower arrangement or just a birthday arrangement, your beautiful flowers will be hand designed and delivered by expert florist Waltham's Florist in Waltham, MA. Funeral arrangements and sympathy arrangements from Waltham's Florist can be the best way to send your condolences.
Our flower delivery service can send the freshest flowers in Waltham, designed by your friendly Waltham florists. Whether it is a get well flower gift basket, Mother's Day flowers, seasonal centerpiece for the holidays or something that says "I love you", Waltham's Florist is the leading flower shop in Waltham, MA and will make sure to send quality flowers in a stunning arrangement. Surprise your loved ones with a unique design and fresh fragrant flowers for any special occasion. Valentine's day is our speciality. Order and send a hand-arranged floral bouquet filled with roses from Waltham's Florist. Send flowers right from our online catalog to make sure you send the right gift and/or the right bouquet to surprise someone special.

Are you looking to revamp and revive your garden this fall, and on the hunt for some luscious fall flowers to fill the harvest season with joy and beauty? If you are in the search for the best annual and perennial fall flowers to add to your garden, these are some of the best options:   Perennial Flowers: Russian Sage New York Daisy Mums Japanese Anemone Balloon Flower Helenium (Sneezeweed) Annual Flowers: Pansies Strawflowers Calibrachoa Flowering Kale Ornamental Peppers What’s the Difference Between Annual and Perennial Flowers? An annual is a plant that lives for just one season. Within one year, an annual will sprout, flower, seed, and then die. Annuals will need to be replanted the next year for the most part. A perennial will live for a few years, but their blooming period is shorter than annuals. Because of this, gardeners will usually plant them in pairs with other perennials that will bloom during a different season so there is always a new flower in bloom. The Best Perennial Flowers: Russian Sage Russian Sage is a bluish lavender colored bloom that grows in full spiky clusters. Not only is it a beautiful filler for any garden, but it […]


The floristry business has a significant market in the corporate and social event world, as flowers play a large part in the decor of special events and meetings. Centerpieces, entryways, reception tables, bridal bouquets, wedding chuppahs, and stage sets are only a few examples of how flowers are used in the business and social event settings. Flowers are also traditionally used in ecclesiastical settings and their arrangement is often done by skilled church volunteers.
SendFlowers.com. With a decent website and consistently good scores in Chicago, Seattle, and North Carolina, these flowers could have made it into our top three picks — if they would have arrived in our fourth location. The roses weren’t able to be delivered to our Wisconsin location, so SendFlowers.com lost major points. Our order was initially accepted, but the only local florist within 20 miles rejected the order; we were notified by email that our recipient was too remote. It’s too bad: In Chicago, the arrangement was unusually lovely, with deeply scented, velvety roses that were so dark red they were tiptoeing toward black, surrounded by lush ferns and glossy dark leaves. If you’re going with SendFlowers.com, our advice is to only send arrangements to mid- or large-sized cities.

Other floral sites ship your bouquet in a box and leave it for your recipient to trim and arrange. If you want fresh, hand-delivered flowers in Hornell, count on the trusted florists at Doug's Flower Shop! You can trust that your professionally arranged bouquets will not disappoint and that your flowers will be delivered fresh and undamaged! For flower delivery in Hornell, don’t take a chance on those other sites – order your gift from Doug's Flower Shop.


Ordering online can come with unexpected results. Some national floral sites ship your flowers in unarranged, plain cardboard boxes. Sid's Flower Shop strives to do better, which is why you can trust us for fresh, hand-arranged flowers that are personally delivered to your recipients throughout Ionia or anywhere nationwide. Don't take the risk – trust Sid's Flower Shop.
Beverly Hospital and Audrey's Flower Shop will be hosting a floral design class on Thursday, October 25th from 5:30 - 7:30 in the Beverly Hospital Lecture Hall. You will learn how to arrange your very own pumpkin centerpiece to celebrate this fall season! This year we will be using a keepsake ceramic pumpkin instead of the real deal. The arrangement will last longer and provide you a vessel to keep filled through the fall season.

Floral design or floral arts is the art of creating flower arrangements in vases, bowls, baskets, or other containers, or making bouquets and compositions from cut flowers, foliages, herbs, ornamental grasses, and other plant materials. Often the terms "floral design" and "floristry" are considered synonymous. Florists are people who work with flowers and plants, generally at the retail level. Floristry differs from floristics, the study of distribution and relationships of plant species over geographic areas. Floristry also differs from horticulture, which more broadly relates to the cultivation of flowers and plants so they will remain fresh as long as possible, and would be desirable for purchase, which also involves knowledge of customers' requirements and expectations. The ability to create a variety of floral designs such as wreaths, bouquets, corsages, boutonnières/'buttonholes', permanent arrangements, and other more complicated arrangements are also important.
×