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Conklyn's Florist

Alexandria's Premier Florist Since 1938

Include the Symbolic Holly in Your Winter Decor

As the holidays approach, we begin to see signs of tradition everywhere we look. Part of the magic of Christmas is the nostalgia certain songs, images and decor can bring to mind. One of the most traditional aspects associated with Christmastime is the holly plant. This evergreen’s inclusion in winter celebrations is not a new idea; in fact, it dates back to ancient times and has been revered by many cultures as sacred or magical. Today we use it in much of our holiday decorating, and the floral experts at Conklyn’s Florist are here to show you why!  Read More about Include the Symbolic Holly in Your Winter Decor »
Posted by conklyns on November 24, 2019 | Last Updated: December 3, 2019 Christmas Flowers Gifts Holidays Plants

The Flowers We Love and What They Say About Us

Most people have a favorite flower, the one style that warms their heart, that brings back a special memory or evokes a sentimental feeling. While your favorite bloom might represent a significant time, place or person in your life, it can also say a lot about your personality. The types of flowers you’re drawn to can be very revealing about your tastes, preferences and even your character.  Read More about The Flowers We Love and What They Say About Us »
Posted by conklyns on November 17, 2019 | Last Updated: November 20, 2019 Fall Flowers Gifts

Bring Hostess Gifts to Wow Them at Thanksgiving

Getting invited to a Thanksgiving celebration is truly an honor. It’s exciting to realize you’re off the hook from planning, decorating, cooking and cleaning… but it also means you have a different kind of responsibility. If you’re an invited guest for Thanksgiving, don’t go empty-handed. Bring a hostess gift to thank them for the invitation and to honor them for the hard work they’ve done.  Read More about Bring Hostess Gifts to Wow Them at Thanksgiving »
Posted by conklyns on November 4, 2019 | Last Updated: November 6, 2019 Flowers Gifts Holidays Thanksgiving

Fall In Love With Your Front Porch This Fall

Fall flowers are a great way to celebrate the new fall season. When you place them on your front porch and decorate with a few key fall accents, you inspire the whole neighborhood to feel the essence of fall. Nothing gets you in the mood for a new season faster than a beautifully decorated front porch for fall. Floral designers at Conklyn’s Florist want to help you a front porch for fall you’ll love. We have beautiful fall plants and flowers that will enhance the look of your decor and plenty of reasons to make your front porch fabulous during this season. Get a little inspiration from some of our ideas or borrow them to make your own fabulous fall front porch this year. Read More about Fall In Love With Your Front Porch This Fall »
Posted by conklyns on October 19, 2019 | Last Updated: October 21, 2019 Fall Flowers Plants

Select the Ideal Arrangement for Get-Well Flowers

When someone you care about is in the hospital, you want to let them know how much you care. Send flowers to tell them you’re thinking of them. Flowers are proven to increase positivity and bring a smile to their recipient’s face better than any other gift. But sending flowers to hospitals can be a daunting endeavor. Let us show you some of the best ways to make the process go smoothly. Read More about Select the Ideal Arrangement for Get-Well Flowers »
Posted by conklyns on September 22, 2019 | Last Updated: January 8, 2020 Flowers Get Well