How well do you know your Christmas decorations and the history they represent? Holly, that bright green and red symbol of all things Christmas, actually has a long history, dating back to ancient civilizations and bringing plenty of rich stories and tradition along with it. As you begin to decorate for the coming holiday season, the floral experts at Mission Viejo Florist are happy to share our knowledge of this seemingly-unassuming plant that holds so much meaning. Read More about The Holly Plant’s Role in the Symbolism of Christmas »
Thanksgiving is almost here, and most likely you have plans by now. If they include being a guest at someone else’s home for the traditional Thanksgiving feast, you’re among the lucky ones who get to skip the meal prep and table setting. However, you’re not totally off the hook. Remember that as a guest, it’s important to bring a hostess gift when you arrive. The type of gift you bring depends on a lot of factors, like how well you know your host, what style of Thanksgiving dinner will be served, and what other guests will be there. Read More about Choose Excellent Hostess Gifts for Thanksgiving »
As summertime draws to a close, we are reminded that the day set aside to honor Grandparents will soon be upon us! Typically celebrated on the first Sunday after Labor Day, Grandparents Day is a wonderful opportunity for grandchildren and grandparents to forge a lifelong bond.
Have children send a beautiful bouquet of flowers, a long-lasting plant design or other special gift to grandparents to honor them and let them know how much they mean to your family. And remember, our flower delivery service reaches everywhere in the Orange County area, including local nursing homes, retirement centers and senior communities as well as private residences! Read More about Strengthen Family Bonds on Grandparents Day »
Fourth of July is almost here and that means we are ready to celebrate what it is to be an American. Our heritage, traditions and independence are especially valued at this time of year. To celebrate, we often get together with friends and family for backyard barbecues, fireworks displays and other festive events. You’re ready for the Fourth of July when you accent your get together with gorgeous red, white and blue flowers. Use as centerpieces or place throughout your home or porch for a beautiful festive look. The floral designers at Mission Viejo Florist are excited to share their extensive Fourth of July collection with you. So, choose something beautiful for your event this year. Read More about Celebrate What It Is To Be An American »
Father’s Day is a wonderful time to celebrate dads everywhere. Fathers, stepfathers, grandfathers and any other man in your life who fills a fatherly role should be exalted and celebrated on this special day. A great way to do this is with a gorgeous plant or floral design, a tasty basket full of treats or a fabulous gift that expresses your gratitude to dad. The design experts at Mission Viejo Florist have some amazing designs that will surprise dad and make him feel loved and honored on Father’s Day. Take a look at our Father’s Day collection and choose something amazing for your dad this year. Read More about Lift Dad’s Spirits on Father’s Day »
Mother’s Day is almost here! This is a wonderful opportunity to express your joy and gratitude for all of the ways your mom has always dedicated herself to you. Honor moms with a beautiful bouquet of her favorite flowers or original blooms in her favorite colors. The floral experts at Mission Viejo Florist have created some fascinating designs for Mother’s Day and our collection could not be more unique. Find something special and one-of-a-kind for your mom this Mother’s Day. Read More about Special Blooms Just For Her »
"Despite the forecast, live like it's spring."
Now that spring is here we look forward to Easter approaching quickly and all of the joys that come with this season. Easter reminds us of pastel Easter eggs, baskets overflowing with treats from the Easter bunny, and of course, beautiful spring flowers. One of our favorite spring delights is tulips because they represent the onset of spring. Let these iconic spring blooms fill your home at Easter or send to someone special to celebrate this holiday. The floral designers at Mission Viejo Florist will be happy to help you select some gorgeous tulip buds for someone special this spring. Read More about Delightful Tulips For Easter »