Schaaf Floral

Schaaf Floral

Voted Best Minneapolis Florist.

Flowers and Plants for St. Patrick’s Day

You may not realize that Maewyn Succat's Day is nearly upon us, probably because you wouldn't recognize the birth name of St. Patrick. Not only is his name a surprise to most, but so is his heritage - the most famous Irishman is not actually Irish, he is British! How Did That Happen? Young Mr. Succat became Father Patrick when he was ordained a Catholic priest. He became a missionary to Ireland and is thought to have nearly single-handedly converted the small country to Christianity. He was so adored by the Celtic people that the commemorated the day he died with a somber holiday. Over the years, it has become the cultural and religious celebration we know today - which resembles a party more than a religious feast day! Read More about Flowers and Plants for St. Patrick’s Day »
Posted by Bud Dauphin on February 28, 2017 Flowers St. Patrick's Day