Asters: What Does September’s Birth Flower Mean?

Rachel Cho Flowers | Floral Designer | aster

Late September marks the official start of fall, although with temperatures typically in the seventies, it’s a wonderful time to be out enjoying New York’s plethora of parks and outdoor spaces. For those born in September, your birth month is a lovely moment between the blazing days of summer and the approaching chill of autumn, […]

Learn About August’s Birth Flower: The Poppy

Rachel Cho Flowers | Floral Designer | poppies

August is the time of year when summer is drawing to a close, and we’re all contemplating life returning to a faster pace: vacations over, school days starting again, and hot days cooling down to the crisp temperatures of autumn. Those who celebrate their birthdays in August can enjoy the last moments of languid summer […]

How to Decorate a Room for a Baby Shower

Rachel Cho Flowers | Floral Designer | baby shower

There are very few celebrations that are as joyous or momentous as marking the impending arrival of a new baby. When you’re getting ready to help a friend or relative usher in this new chapter of her life by throwing a baby shower for her, you want to be sure the decorations set a warm, […]

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 […]

Spring Flower Guide

Rachel Cho Flowers | Floral Designer | spring centerpiece

Second perhaps only to summer, spring is a season we naturally associate with blooming flowers and abundant nature. In New York, spring typically means emerging from months of cold, grey days and freezing temperatures into gradually lengthening daylight hours. As the weather warms, we start to see the first green buds on the trees and […]