Flowerama Columbus We Operate 4 Flower Shops In The Columbus Ohio Area Columbus, Ohio | Reynoldsburg Ohio | Westerville Ohio | Whitehall Ohio Grandparents Day is just around the corner. Why not spoil and surprise that wonder grandparent with a lovely flower arrangement or gift from Flowerama Columbus! Do you have special and fond memories of your grandparents? I know I do. Still remember visiting my grandparents on certain weekends as we lived in the same town at one point. My grandmother, even after a long day of standing on her feet in the ladies department at JCPenney would bring us to her house. She would make us hot chocolate Ovaltine and basically let us have the run of her house. The history of this Nationally recognized day started in 1969 when a young nine year old boy, Russell Capper wrote a letter to President Nixon asking to make a special day for Grandparents. Russell received a thank you note back but it said these types of special observance days needed to be authorized by Congress. However, a housewife from West Virginia, Marian McQuade, kept up her fight for a national holiday to honor grandparents and finally won her cause in 1978. Marian was a kind and caring person who spent many years visiting nursing homes and was touched by the loneliness of the seniors she met and how grateful they were when she would visit them. It was this loneliness and sadness of these older people that lead Marian to lobby for a special day that might encourage the younger family members or just young people in general to take time to visit these senior citizens in nursing homes. On August 3, 1978, President Jimmy Carter signed the proclamation to designate the first Sunday [...]
Sunday, September 9th is National Grandparents Day. There is still time to order some special gifts from our Columbus flower shops or website to have delivered to your local Columbus area grandparents. Here are some gift ideas from our collections of flowers, plants, and gifts: Autumn Morning We are just introducing our fall collection so this is one of the many floral beauties from that collection. It features sunflowers, red standard roses, alstroemeria, and orange miniature roses along with golden aster and assorted greenery in a glass vase. Harvest Moon Harvest Moon is another option from our fall flower collection. This unique floral display offers orange roses, sunflowers, protea, kangaroo paw, and berries. There are also ivy and a succulent. Yellow Fellow This sunny gift for your grandparent contains yellow lilies arranged into a topiary and showcased in a terra-cotta pot that has been filled with greenery. Sunny Sunbury This stunning floral design offers sunflowers and roses arranged in a glass bubble bowl with curly willow. Violet Garden Box The Violet Garden Box includes two small African violets in a handcrafted wooden box that was created by a local artisan. Elevated Blooms This elegant floral display has pink lilies, alstroemeria, blue delphinium, and eucalyptus in a glass vase. Enchanted New Albany Lavender and pink flowers are on display, including roses, hydrangea, and monte casino asters. There are also eucalyptus and salal in a clear glass vase. One Dozen Carnations Twelve of our freshest carnations are arranged in a clear vase with baby's breath, leather leaf greenery, and bow. Colors will vary based on availability, including pink, white, red, yellow and more. Heavenly Hilliard This bouquet of white lilies, blue delphinium, and purple and green blooms is a beautiful way to show your grandparents some love on National [...]
Each year, grandparents get a special day of celebration where we recognize them for all that they do for us. While we love them the whole year round, we love them even more on September 10th, which is National Grandparents' Day. Whether you take them out for a day or a meal, call them, or send them a gift, it's a day where you can let your grandparents know you appreciate all that they have taught you and done for you. We have a number of special flower arrangements that make a great gift for the grandparents that will show your love whether they are here in Columbus or somewhere else in the United States. Check out these floral gift ideas for Grandparents' Day: Gardens of German Village is a luxurious garden arrangement with shades of orange, yellow, pink and blue. There is a wide range of flower varieties included in this very popular flower arrangement. Country Garden is a garden-style flower arrangement that comes in an artisan keepsake wood box made here in the Columbus area. There is an array of flowers and colors. Fall In Love uses a textured floral design that includes flowers in shades of burgundy, pink, and bright green. It offers numerous types of flowers that your grandparents will be sure to love. Summer in Plain City delivers bold colors. It features orange roses, pink Asiatic lilies, orange alstroemeria, dark pink carnations, sunflowers and yellow daisy spray chrysanthemums. The Violet Garden Box is a great gift for grandparents with green thumbs. It includes two small African violets with miniature booms in a handcrafted wooden box created by a local artisan. Violets may be purple, white, pink or variegated. The Garden Promenade of Dublin overflows with flowers, greenery, and a spectacular [...]
Sunday is National Grandparents’ Day, a day to celebrate those special people in your life who you enjoy for their advice, knowledge, and different perspective plus they most likely have spoiled you all your life. It’s a day to make them feel extra special even though you probably already show them love all year long. Take this day to see or call them as well as give them a special gift. We have some great ideas for you that may make National Grandparents’ Day extra special for them: • Harvest Moon is a unique display with bright orange roses, kangaroo paw, berries, ivy, a succulent, sunflowers and protea. • Amber Amour is a fall flower arrangement with sunflowers, gerbera daisies, berries and hydrangea accented with red anthurium and seeded eucalyptus in a clear glass vase. • Autumn Sunset has blue thistle, bright oranges roses, protea, berries and sunflowers in a wooden box. • The Fiesta Bouquet is a festive flower arrangement with fuchsia roses and orange lilies in a turquoise cube vase. • Four-Dozen Roses offers a mixed display of colors with 48 roses in this luxury flower arrangement. • Lewis Center Breeze includes white hydrangea, green carnations, and a mix of yellow flowers like gerbera daisies, lilies, and chrysanthemums. • The Large Blooming Garden Basket includes a combination of seasonable blooming and green plants for a long-lasting gift. Be sure to order at any one of our Columbus flower shops by visiting or calling for this National Grandparents’ Day. You can also go online to order for both local and national deliveries. We also offer same-day delivery so you’ll most likely always be able to get that special gift there on time. Make sure your grandparents get spoiled this year!
Tomorrow is National Grandparents Day and it’s the perfect time to let them know just how much you love them and thank them for the wisdom they impart, the stories they tell, the advice they give, and the love you receive from them. We know that flowers are loved by all, but your grandparents will love them even more because they are touched by just about anything you do. So, we’re here at Flowerama Columbus and our four Columbus flower shops to help you out with many great ideas for affordable and beautiful flower arrangements, bouquets, and gifts. Check out these ideas you can order online or by calling or visiting our flower shops in Columbus: Columbus Exclusive offers a way to put the flower arrangement in the hands of our talented floral designers so they can create a floral masterpiece full of this season’s flowers for your grandparents. Sunsplash is a bright and bold flower arrangement sure to make your grandparents smile. The Lewis Center Garden Promenade is a garden style flower arrangement overflowing with all types of flowers in an array of hues. A Phalaenopsis Orchid Plant makes a great gift as it can last for a long time with just a little maintenance. We have many different colors available. The Splendid Columbus Sunshine arrangement features gerbera daisies, Fuji mums, roses, lilies and snapdragons in a tall vase. Sapphire Skies is a mix of creamy roses and lilies with an array of blue flowers in a stunning vase. Summer in Plain City includes a radiant array of orange roses and alstromeria, dark pink carnations, pink Asiatic lilies, and yellow sunflowers and daisy spray chrysanthemums in a glass vase. The Gardens of Dublin offers lilies, carnations, Bells of Ireland and daisies in a wooden [...]
National Grandparents Day is Sunday, September 7th. It’s a time to spend with your grandparents. However, sometimes it is not always possible to visit because of geographical distance or other circumstances. You can still celebrate it by giving them a call and sending a special gift. We’ve put together a little gift guide to help you see what is possible for Grandparents Day. Great Gift Ideas for the Grandparents Here are some customer and store favorites that make great gifts for grandparents: Designers Choice puts the decision in the hands of our floral design team. They will use the season’s most popular varieties and colors to make something special. Sunsplash is a floral bouquet that offers bright blooms and a cheerful message that will be sure to brighten your grandparents’ day. Here Comes the Sun is another brilliant flower arrangement that features sunflowers, roses, snapdragons, stock, button spray and chrysanthemums with greenery that includes myrtle, salal, and pittosportum. Golden Sunrise is a cheerful arrangement in a sweet vase full of roses, iris, daisies, lilies and golden aster. Garden Promenade is a large flower arrangement that is designed in a garden style with a sizable number of blooms in an array of colors. Vivid Blooms features pink roses, purple anemone, yellow ranunculus and more beautiful flowers and greenery. Fancy Free has an array of hot pink and orange roses, alstromeria, and carnations. Garden of Dreams dazzles in a stunning vase with a large number of flowers in various hues and varieties. Of course, we can also custom create a flower arrangement or gift for your grandparents. Just drop by our Columbus flower shop today and you can work directly with our floral design team. Consider bringing us a special antique container or vase as well as [...]