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Administrative Professionals’ Day

Administrative Professionals’ Day

Administrative Professionals' Day (also known as Secretaries' Day or Admin Day) is a day observed every year on the last Wednesday of April. In some countries, it falls within Administrative Professionals' Week (the last full week of April ). The day recognizes the...

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Gerbera Daisies Brighten Your Day!

Gerbera Daisies Brighten Your Day!

When you want to send the gift of cheer, Gerbera daisies are your sure choice. Distinguished by large flowering heads that closely resemble those of sunflowers, Gerbera daisies come in a vibrant rainbow of colors. Bright pink, snow white, sunny yellow, and ruby red...

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Forty 4 Forty

Forty 4 Forty

In June, Janet celebrates her 40th anniversary at East City Flower Shop. To commemorate this great occasion, we will be performing 40 Random Acts of Kindness in 30 days. Many things have changed in the flower world during the past 40 years, but the reasons why people...

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Winter care for your indoor plants

Winter is the perfect opportunity to spend some time with your houseplants.  With the weather particularly chilly in our climate, most of us find ourselves spending far more time indoors than out, and rightfully so!  All this time indoors can be a great opportunity to...

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St Patrick’s Day

St Patrick’s Day

Before green flowers became a hot trend, there were bells of Ireland, a flower in cultivation since the 1500’s. Also known as shell flowers, these flowers are native to Turkey, not Ireland, but their fresh green color and symbolism of luck coming from the bell shape...

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Shop locally on the Internet

We all would agree that the advent of the internet changed the way the world works forever — in mostly positive ways. However the internet has also opened the door for businesses that are less than scrupulous to prey on unsuspecting consumers. Regretfully, the flower...

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Daffodil the Flower of March

Daffodil the Flower of March

The bright yellow blooms of daffodils are a wonderful sign that spring has arrived. Daffodils are the flower of March. Here’s how to plant, grow, and care for daffodils in your garden! Daffodils are hardy and easy perennials to grow in most regions of...

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Love, Flowers and Valentine’s Day

Love, Flowers and Valentine’s Day

Love is in the air! And so is the fragrance of flowers this Valentines Day. Flowers have for centuries been the number one way to express your love for that special someone. The middle of February was not only when Valentine’s Day falls: it used to be a time for...

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Flowers – A Sure Way to Show You Care

Flowers – A Sure Way to Show You Care

When somebody close to you experiences a loss, one is often left with no appropriate words to make their pain any easier. A beautiful bouquet of fresh flowers will show them you are thinking of them and that they are not alone. If those close to you are having a tough...

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Flowers: The Perfect Gift for Parents Who Have Everything

Flowers: The Perfect Gift for Parents Who Have Everything

Gift-giving season is in full swing and while you already have the perfect gift for your partner, best friend, nieces, brother, and nephews…you’re stumped about what you should get your parents. Buying a gift for a parent is arguably one of the tougher to-dos to tick...

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