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Send Fresh Flowers For Mothers Day Canada


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8 Tips on selecting the ideal flowers for your mom on Mothersday from

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Send Fresh Flowers For Mothers Day Canada

  1. 1. Mothers Day Flowers 8 tips to help with value and choice
  2. 2. Who do I order from? Look for an online florist who belongs to a professional association like FTD Look for designations that indicate an elite status, such as FTD’s Top 100 These florists handle high volumes with extensive experience This ensures your purchase is covered by the florist and by the guidelines and guarantees of the professional association
  3. 3. Cut or arranged? Which is the right gift for your mom - a bunch of cut flowers or an arranged bouquet? A simple bouquet of fresh cut tulips would be a perfect gift for a younger mom For an elderly grandmother, you may want to consider an arranged bouquet as cleaning, cutting and arranging a bunch of cut flowers might be difficult for her
  4. 4. sending to where? If you are sending to your mom at work, be sure to choose an arrangement that travels well so that she can easily take it home Taller vase designs are harder to transport and no-one likes a wet car seat
  5. 5. Carry away Look for lower compact styles in baskets, low dishes or cube vases. These are easier to carry and less likely to spill
  6. 6. how long will they last? Most cut flowers will last five to seven days Some flowers, like carnations, daisies and chrysanthemums can last two or more weeks Higher priced blooms like roses are not as long lasting To get the most value, try pick a bouquet with a good mixture of flowers, some longer lasting and some luxury flowers
  7. 7. the language of flowers Do certain flowers have specific meanings? There are literally hundreds of flower meanings...and all of them are different. There are a few universal elements for Mothers Day - pink and white roses, orchids and lilies all symbolize innocence, purity and beauty. Remember, any flowers will tell your mom how important she is to you
  8. 8. Other than flowers? While flowers are the traditional choice for most, there are many other gifts you can order from your online florist Basket gardens of green plants, blooming plants and even outdoor hanging plants In most areas, fruit and gourmet baskets and fine quality chocolates can be customized if ordered several days in advance
  9. 9. just for moms? Mothers Day is the perfect time to remember your Grandmother, Mother-in-Law, older sister, ‘honorary moms’ or any others who have been especially nurturing and supportive All would like knowing they are appreciated There are many available options for lower priced arrangements and cut flower bouquets to suit the budget
  10. 10. best time to order? Ordering online gives you the convenience of being able to order up to the last minute, even on a major floral holiday like Mothers Day Orders for items like food baskets or exotic flowers should be placed a few days in advance Also keep in mind that rural areas may require a day or two extra for delivery and there is always the possibility that mom is not in on your requested delivery date.