Prom Trend 2019

It’s finally here – the most memorable event of your high school career, PROM!  You’ve gotten your date, your attire and now it’s time for the iconic prom accessory – the flowers. I spoke to Jordan Davis, Lafayette Florists’ bridal consultant and Marketing / Sales coordinator on this year’s prom trends.  Jordan says she is…

The Flower Name Game

“A rose by any other name would smell as sweet” is a commonly quoted part of a dialogue in William Shakespeare’s play Romeo and Juliet, in which Juliet argues that the name of things do not matter, only what things “are.” There are a few names of flowers that “are” romantic, such as Love-in-a-Mist, Bleeding…

The Perfect Tribute To Honor Our Veterans

As a U.S. Air Force veteran, artist and flower shop owner, I’ve always known the positive power of flowers. From my youth on the flat farmlands of Illinois to the alpine flora in the great state of Colorado, I’ve been blessed to be surrounded by Mother Nature’s bounty and beauty for most of my life….