Tag Archives: Lilies

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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The Ever Popular Easter Lily

Let’s look at the ever popular Easter lily. I’ve seen it called the St. Joseph’s lily as well as the Madonna lily. For many of us, those beautiful, pure white, trumpet-shaped flowers symbolize purity and virtue, hope and innocence; life … Continue reading

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Easter Time

Cosentino’s is a really exciting place this time of year. For a week or two after Valentine’s Day it was slow; a time to catch up on nearly completed winter projects. Then on March 8th it was International Day of … Continue reading

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Beautiful Bouquets

Here are a couple of good rules to remember when you receive a beautiful bouquet. Different flowers last for different lengths of time. That’s right even flowers from the same plant will last for different lengths of time. So, as … Continue reading

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Flowers where do they come from ??

Gone are the days when all the flowers we sold in our local flower shops were grown within 40 or 50 miles of Auburn. There were commercial growers in Syracuse and Elmira and Rochester and Newark. 4 of our 8 … Continue reading

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