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Flower Arrangements 101: Your Beginner's Guide to Blooms December 28, 2016

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Flower Arrangements 101: Your Beginner's Guide to Blooms, Erlanger, Kentucky

Flowers do more than just look beautiful and smell wonderful. They represent seasons, special occasions, emotions, and more. Help yourself determine which flower arrangements are best for your next event by using the following beginner’s guide to blooms. Work with the florists at Swan Floral & Gift Shop in Erlanger, KY, to create unforgettable arrangements friends and family will talk about for weeks — even months! — after the event. The premier flower shop has provided the Northern Kentucky and Greater Cincinnati area with gorgeous flower arrangements since 1921, and they’re ready to help you understand different types even more.

Use this information on some of the most popular blooms to pick the best flower arrangements for your next event:

  • Lily: Lilies represent beauty, celebration, wealth, and purity, among other things depending on their color and type. For example, tiger lilies represent wealth, while calla lilies represent beauty. The blooms are summer flowers that are ideal for modern, dramatic bouquets.

  • Gardenia: A spring to mid-summer flower, gardenias represent joy and admiration. They are known for their strong scent and are subsequently popular at weddings. Floating gardenias in beautiful bowls is a popular trend.

  • Carnations: Carnations are ideal centerpiece flowers that look great in big groups. Another summer flower, the carnation comes in a range of colors that represent different emotions. For example, yellow flowers indicate disappointment. Red carnations represent love and admiration, and white blooms point to innocence.

  • flower arrangementsHyacinth: This winter flower is another bloom with an amazing scent. Hyacinths are available in many colors, and they generally represent sincerity, though different colors have different meanings. For example, purple hyacinths represent a plea for forgiveness. Hyacinths are celebrated as wonderful centerpiece flowers.

  • Gerbera: The gerbera daisy comes in over 200 types. It is an autumn flower perfect for contemporary bouquets. This bloom is attributed to innocence, purity, and cheerfulness, among other things.

Discuss these and many other flowers with the experienced team at Swan Floral & Gift Shop to create the stunning flower arrangements or bouquets your event needs to shine. The florists adhere to the highest standards of elegance and quality, and they use only homegrown flowers via the area’s largest greenhouse facility.

Create the flower arrangements you want by working with Swan Floral & Gift Shop today. Call (859) 342-7575 or visit their website for more information. You can also like the florists on Facebook for fantastic offers and more great tips.

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