Tag Archives: Bridal flowers

More tips for drying flowers

I thought we would do one more column on how to dry flowers, so you can make attractive bouquets that will last through the winter months. That’s right: Most of them will give you several months of beauty, but you … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Meghan Markle’s royal wedding bouquet

Yes, the royal wedding is over and done with. It was a real bash. Reportedly, it cost some $45 million to pull it off. Just like your daughter’s wedding? I understand, and believe, that a major part of the money … Continue reading

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Hawaii is a plant lover’s paradise

Let’s go back to Hawaii. I wish I was still there. Everywhere you turn, there are plants and shrubs and vines in full bloom in gardens and parks — here are all the things that we struggle with in our … Continue reading

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A Bridal Show

I want to tell you about a great experience I had last Wednesday.. Jessica is President of the Upstate New York Teleflora Unit; members are florists ranging from Buffalo to Binghamton and Watertown to Jamestown. One of her duties in … Continue reading

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Here at Cosentinos, Tuesday February 10th

It certainly is a busy week at Cosentino’s. There is a lot going on. Of course, it is Valentines week. Yes at Cosentino’s it takes a whole week to prepare for it. Then we announced that Jessica is having built … Continue reading

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An Easy House Plant

Want an easy house plant? Like orchids? Orchids are the largest of all the plant families: more species and more genera than any other plant. They are distributed, not just in the tropics, but world wide. How do you select … Continue reading

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Bridal Trends

A few years ago when I was doing Teleflora seminars on advertising I usually asked the audience a question; when is the best time of the year to advertise birthday flowers? After all, you do want to advertise at the … Continue reading

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