Mother’s Day Flowers and Plants

On Mother’s Day, we honor the mothers in our lives and the hard work they do throughout the year, by giving flowers or plants to show our love and appreciation

May Gray Got You Down? Welcome Summer with These 5 Flowers

Rachel Cho Flowers | Floral Designer | clouds

By the time May arrives, we’ve been through the lion-and-lamb ups and downs of March and the April showers that promise future flowers. When we feel like we’re on the verge of finally enjoying sunny days, it can be discouraging when we’re met instead with day after day of clouds and even rain. If you’re […]

Don’t Forget Your Wife This Mother’s Day

Rachel Cho Flowers | Floral Designer | pink centerpiece

When you’re busy thinking of what to do for your mom on Mother’s Day, you may inadvertently overlook another mother in your life—the mother of your children. Letting your wife know how much you appreciate her role in keeping your kids healthy and happy is something that hopefully you’re doing a little bit every day, […]

The History of Mother’s Day

Rachel Cho Flowers | Floral Designer | Mother's Day

Mother’s Day, as celebrated in the U.S., is a relatively young holiday. Yet few of us can imagine life without taking a Sunday in May to pamper the moms in our lives, whether it is with a homemade breakfast in bed or brunch out, cards and gifts, and flowers. The enduring popularity of this holiday […]

What is the Official Flower for Mother’s Day?

Rachel Cho Flowers | Floral Designer | peonies

Everyone knows that getting Mom flowers on Mother’s Day is a time-honored tradition, but what you may not know is that there is an official Mother’s Day flower—carnations. How did this classic cut flower become so closely associated with the day when we let Mom know that all the little (and big) things she does […]

What Kind of Flowers Should I Give for Mother’s Day?

Rachel Cho Flowers | Floral Designer | mother's day

Every May, we take a day to honor the mothers in our lives and the hard work they do throughout the year. Giving flowers to express our love and appreciation has been part of Mother’s Day since 1907, when Anna Jarvis distributed white carnations, her mother’s favorite flower, to all the mothers in the church […]