Monday, May 29th is Memorial Day, a day where we remember all those lost in battle. They courageously fought for our freedom and democracy, so it is important that we take the time to honor them as much as possible. Memorial Day Events Over the Memorial Day weekend, there are many events taking place in the Columbus area. These include the following: Saturday, 11 a.m., ceremony at Green Lawn Cemetery, 1000 Greenlawn Avenue Monday, 9, 10 and 11 a.m., services at Sunset Cemetery, 6959 W. Broad St.; 10 a.m., service at Evergreen and Eastlawn Cemeteries, 1340 Woodland Ave.; 11 a.m., service at Green Lawn Cemetery Memorial Day Wreaths and Flowers If you are having a Memorial Day event or you want to place flowers or a wreath at a gravesite, consider one of our four Columbus flower shops or go to our website for our Memorial Day collection. Here are some highlights to consider for your Memorial Day remembrance and reflection: • Sea to Shining Sea offers red, white, and blue flowers in a cobalt blue vase. It is a graceful and honorable way to recognize the loss of someone who served our country. • Serenade in Blue is a sublime flower arrangement with white and blue flowers like lilies, hydrangea, roses and delphinium. • Sapphire Skies includes blue and white flowers, such as roses and lilies. • We have numerous standing sprays that arrive on an easel. The Patriotic Spirit Spray includes red carnations, white gladiola, and blue delphinium along with patriotic ribbons and greenery. The Twenty-Four Carnation Easel includes statice as well as red and white carnations and baby’s breath. You can order in our Columbus flower shops or call us. We hand deliver throughout the Columbus area throughout the Memorial Day weekend.
Memorial Day is Monday, May 25th. Throughout Columbus, there will be many ways to reflect on our fallen heroes, including ceremonies, celebrations, and festive occasions that focus on patriotism and how much we value the freedom that we hold dear. They fought for us and now we must remember and honor them. At all Memorial Day celebrations and remembrances, flowers are a way to reflect the beauty and love represented in remembering these heroes, many of which were our loved ones. To help you get ready for this weekend’s events, here are some ideas to celebrate the Red, White, and Blue whether you are at a gravesite service, barbecue, parade, or block party: The 36-carnation and 24-carnation wreath offers a patriotic display of red, white, and blue carnations along with baby’s breath, fresh greenery, and ribbons attached to an easel. The Patriotic Spirit Spray is a stunning standing spray of red carnations, white gladiola, and blue delphinium along with greenery and patriotic ribbons also attached to an easel. The 36-carnation and 24-carnation option of patriotic flowers is also available as a hand-arrangement within a garden vase. The American Patriot Sympathy Wreath has red roses, white mums and blue delphinium along with greenery and ribbons. Along with these stunning flower arrangement, bouquet, and centerpiece ideas for Memorial Day celebrations and remembrances, you can also opt to create your own special floral arrangement by visiting our Columbus, OH flower shop now and working with our floral design team to create custom Memorial Day flower arrangements, Memorial Day centerpieces, or Memorial Day wreaths and standing wreaths. Another nice gift item for a special loved one is “A Soldier’s Prayer Throw and Easel,” which offers an inspirational prayer that has been embroidered into the throw. The prayer says, [...]