Because this month sees more weddings than any other, June has officially been dubbed "Wedding Month". Maybe it is the beautiful weather, maybe it is the excitement of the beginning of summer, maybe it is because people can travel more easily - but whatever the reason, couples love the month of June! And no matter what month you are anticipating, June is a great time to talk about weddings, anniversaries, and romance - after all, love is in the air.
If you are planning a wedding in Fridley, or anywhere across the greater Minneapolis area - or if you are one of the millions celebrating June anniversaries - Schaaf Floral has the gorgeous flowers you'll need to express your love. Read More about A Month for Anniversaries & Weddings
"I'd rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck." Emma Goldman
June is National Rose Month, and although roses are popular every month of the year, we love that there is a special month to recognize this timeless and classic flower. Roses are often the flower of choice when selecting a floral design, and rose bouquets are perfect for everything from birthdays to romance to everyday friendship. At Schaaf Floral, we have all of the romantic, colorful, whimsical, and beautiful roses that you are looking for - and to celebrate this special month, we thought we would share some amazing facts about these iconic flowers. Read More about Rose Bouquets & Luxury Arrangements
There are 71 million dads in the United States, and tens of thousands right here in the Minneapolis area. However, on June 18 we are committed to honoring one very special dad in particular - yours! Let's face it, there is nobody quite as hard-working, dedicated, charming, funny and smart as your Dad, and Schaaf Floral is looking forward to helping you make him feel like one-in-a-million.
Traditionally, This is What We Buy: The most commonly purchased Father's Day gifts are sporting goods, clothing, tools and electronics. But if your dad doesn't need another golf shirt or power drill, stop by our shop. Schaaf Floral has unique gifts that will let him know how much you appreciate him. Read More about Creative Gift Ideas for Dad
This is the season that nature adorns the landscape with exquisite color and texture. Here at Schaaf Floral, we love designing spring bouquets and floral arrangements that celebrate all the vibrant hues and tones of this season. From sunflowers to peonies to tropical blooms, there are many late spring flowers to consider - which is your favorite?
Before we welcome the summer, now is the ideal time to fill your home with the ambiance of spring flowers. Schaaf Floral is your hometown source in Fridley and Minneapolis for these beautiful blooms. (Shop the Spring Collection here). Read More about Sunflowers, Peonies and Vivid Spring Bouquets
Everyone knows that flowers and Mother's Day just seem to go together. In fact, the flowers that will be given to mothers, stepmothers, and grandmothers over this holiday represent 25% of the flowers that will be exchanged all year! This means that not only do we adore our Moms - but we also love sending them gorgeous floral arrangements on Mother's Day.
Of course, this tradition is not a new one. We have evidence that flowers were used to honor mothers as far back as ancient Greece and Rome. In America, Mother's Day was first officially celebrated in 1908, and with 85 million mothers in the United States today, it is clear that the holiday is here to stay. Which Mother's Day flowers are right to send to your mother this May 14? That's up to you! Read More about To Mom, With Love – Mother’s Day Flowers
During this season, proms and spring formals are being anticipated all across Minneapolis. At this time of year, Schaaf Floral designs gorgeous custom corsages and boutonnieres using the highest quality fresh flowers; and when it comes time to order, we thought we would give you a few tips for our floral designers. From going to the prom to going out to dinner with your mom, we know these flowers will be perfect.
Did You Know? The term "corsage" is a shortened version of "Bouquet de corsage" (translated bouquet of the bodice). The flowers were originally worn by women to ward off evil spirits and illness. The origin of prom corsages began in the 17th century when flowers moved to being more for courtship than protection. Read More about Prom Corsages & Flowers for Mom
There are many occasions throughout the year that we are given the opportunity to honor people for all they do for us. From mothers to grandparents, from our bosses to our administrative professionals, we love to thank… Read More about Thank You Flowers for Nurses & Teachers
Everyone can have a green thumb when you combine the beautiful plants and expert care advice from Schaaf Floral. With over 315,000 varieties of green and flowering plants, orchids, and succulents it would be impossible to present one set of care instructions. However, we are happy to share some easy maintenance tips for some of the more popular plant choices in our shop - head over to our selection of green and flowering plants and check these out!
Remember: Green and flowering plants make excellent gifts for Administrative Professionals Day! Read More about Indoor Green and Flowering Plant Care